Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and map-functionality in various forms are becoming more and more important for Fire and Rescue Services both for Emergency Management, incident analysis and at the scene of the incident.
Read more about the potential benefits ín the press release from Imass and the West Sussex Fire Brigade. http://www.imass.co.uk/press16.shtml.
Read more about GIS and public safety research carried out by PhD-student Jiri Trnka and prof Åke Sivertun at University of Linköping in Sweden. http://www.ida.liu.se/~jirtr/agenda.en.shtml