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Throughout the day there will be tech talks on innovation, next generation first responder programs, and trends in technology and hazards facing first responders. Sixth Engine, 438 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington, D.C. 20001

DHS to hold Emerging Tech Showcase for First Responder Innovation

EMERGE: Wearable Technology Accelerator Technology Showcase Open House Date:              Wednesday, March 1, 2017 Time:              9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. EST Location:        Sixth Engine, 438 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, D.C. 20001 First responders have one of...
Meggitt Training Systems, a leading provider of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training products and services for armed forces and law enforcement, is taking marksmanship to a new level, literally, by equipping the newly renovated two-story firing range at Parma Armory Firearms in Parma, Ohio, only the second indoor, double-decker shooting range in the country. (Courtesy of Meggitt Training Centers)

Meggitt Training Outfits Dual-Use & Two-Story Live-Fire Indoor Ranges

Meggitt Training Systems, a leading provider of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training products and services for armed forces and law enforcement, is taking marksmanship to the next level, literally, by...

What is VX & How Easy is it to Make? (Learn More – Video)

By Karl Dewey, CBRN Analyst, Jane’s VX is a nerve agent – Nerve agents are amongst the most toxic of the known chemical agents and work by disrupting the body’s nervous system. VX...
Drones have emerged as an important and effective tool in responding to emergencies and disasters and NYS DHSES, like many government agencies across the country, has developed a program to use drones for public safety/emergency response purposes. (Courtesy of YouTube)

NYS DHSES UAS Training Program Competes in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

The New York State (NYS) Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES) is pleased to announce the New York State Unmanned Aircraft Systems/Drone Training Program has been nominated to compete...

New Strategic Alliance to Protect, Communicate Wherever You Are

Lenel and Everbridge, have entered into a strategic alliance to interface their industry leading solutions. With the combination of Lenel’s OnGuard® platform and Everbridge’s Safety Connection® software, organizations will now be...
Critical events happen every day: severe weather, workplace violence, active shooters, terrorism, IT and power outages & more. Together, NC4 & Everbridge is an end-to-end threat assessment, incident communications & mgmt platform reducing critical incident ‘time to know’ thru remediation-all from a single pane of glass, for gov’t, enterprise, community.

Everbridge Florida Partners Are Ready for Hurricane Dorian (Multi-Video)

Everbridge, a global leader in critical event management software that helps keep people safe and businesses running, and a Double Award Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, and Everbridge’s partners in...

Ernest J. Moniz, Nuclear Threat Initiative New CEO (Learn More)

Ernest J. Moniz, former U.S. Secretary of Energy, has been named as the new chief executive officer and co-chairman of the Board of Directors of the Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) effective...
(Courtesy of the USMC)

U.S. Marine Corps 1700 Cyberspace OccFld Compete in 2019 ‘ASTORS’

The Marine Corps has operated in cyberspace since it's early days. Capability and skills have been slowly accreting over time and or practitioners today rank among the very best. Growing a functional capability...

Good Samaritans Rescue 4 Adults, 2 Children (Learn More, Video)

Coast Guard helicopter crews responded to a capsized boat with four adults and two children aboard and coordinated their rescue at the mouth of Baffin Bay Monday. At 1:15 p.m., Sea Tow...
The FLIR MUVE C360 is a time-saving, game-changer for emergency responders, industrial safety officers, and environmental monitoring experts.

FLIR MUVE™ C360 Selected as a Finalist in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

FLIR Systems, a Winner of the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Three Consecutive Years, is pleased to announce the FLIR MUVE™ C360 has been selected as a Finalist in...