Live video in emergency response work becomes more common

Yesterday, Mats Bomström at the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB) informed me about the news that FDNY is now using live video as part of emergency response work. According to the news, FDNY use live video in order to provide safety on location when there is a risk for building collapses or other types of risks for their own personnel. What is a bit exciting here is how they use live video not only to provide a “situation view” for the command centre, but activley use the video as material for decision making on the accident site. Read more at Wall Street Journal

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