The aviation industry and FAA have concerns about potential interference of 5G with sensitive aircraft electronics like radio altimeters that could disrupt flights.

DOT and FAA Ask to Delay 5G Over Aviation Safety Concerns

December 31, 2021 – In Breaking News – REUTERS U.S. Transportation Security Pete Buttigieg and the head of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Friday asked AT&T (T.N) and Verizon Communications (VZ.N)...

‘ASTORS’ Recognizes Transit COVID-19 Emergency Response Solution

Public transit is an essential link to regional and local economies which was never more apparent than during the COVID-19 pandemic, and in order to return ridership to pre-pandemic levels, public...
Smart, flexible, convenient, and secure - Gallagher’s Command Centre Mobile is transforming the way organizations manage their access control.

Gallagher Earns Double Gold for Access Control & Perimeter Tech

Leading global security manufacturer, Gallagher, is the proud recipient of two Gold American Security Today 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards. Gallagher Command Centre Mobile was awarded in the Best Access Control and...
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AlertMedia Sees Record Growth as Companies Invest in Employee Safety

AlertMedia, a world-leading threat intelligence and emergency communication provider, and New Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Mass Notification Solution – Software in the AST 2021 Homeland Security Awards Program, saw massive demand for its...
AXIS W100 Body Worn Camera gives you sharp images every time and clear audio thanks to dual microphones with noise suppression. It’s lightweight, robust, water-resistant, and easy to use.

ICE Increasing Transparency with Pilot Program Using Body-Worn Cameras

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), whose Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) was recognized for 'Excellence in Homeland Security' in the 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program, has announced a pilot program in select...
Through a coordinated effort, the new New Wildland Fire Mitigation and Management Commission will deliver a report to Congress with practical policy recommendations and outline a strategy to cost-effectively meet aerial firefighting equipment needs through 2030.  (Courtesy of the DOI)

Federal Agencies Form New Wildland Fire Mitigation & Mgmt Commission

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Department of the Interior (DOI), and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have announced the establishment of a new Wildland Fire Mitigation and Management...

Take a Look Closer at New DHS SBIR Research Projects Seeking Proposals

The DHS Science & Technology Directorate (S&T) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) 22.1 Solicitation is now open for U.S. small businesses to submit research proposals for a broad range of 11...

Genasys Named Multi-Award Winner in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Genasys Inc. is pleased to announce the company has earned Two 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards in the AST 2021 Homeland Security Awards Program, now recognized with Wins in all Six...
The Rave Mobile Safety Platform is purpose-built for critical communication and collaboration to enable emergency notifications, critical data sharing, and emergency response, to ensure the right information gets to the right people so they can respond effectively in an emergency.

3 Ways to Improve Emergency Response for Mental Health Crises

Guest Editorial by Todd Miller, SVP of Strategic Programs, Rave Mobile Safety, 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Multi-Award Winner Americans are deeply concerned about the state of mental health in the country right...
Pangaro training helps officers to see how they can properly respond to a potentially violent person in crisis, and resolve the situation safely, while also preparing them to de-escalate in other non-life-threatening situations that they come across interacting with the public. (Courtesy of True Security Design and YouTube.)

True Security Design Takes Platinum in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

In 2021 True Security Design released Remote-Live Training and an On-Demand Police Training subscription service to address Budget, Social Distancing and Scheduling Issues Departments are Facing. These remote services enable police agencies...