Public Safety

Verizon is helping to equip firefighters, policemen, and other public safety officials with the tools they need to stay safe while looking out for their communities.

  • Transforming Homeland Security

    Blueforce Development and Verizon Help Secure Our Homeland and Empower Personnel

    CHALLENGE
    Terrorists and criminals are getting craftier and more technologically savvy. So it is crucial for those who defend our borders to stay ahead of the technology curve as well. Verizon is helping law enforcement agencies to focus on homeland security by allowing them to seamlessly collaborate, share critical information, and safeguard our country with the most innovative and advanced tools available.
    ANSWER
    Verizon technology, along with Blueforce Development, is helping agencies protect our borders, shipyards, and airports. In addition to creating better ways to transmit critical data to security personnel, this alliance also offers law enforcement thermal sensors attached to smartphones and radiological sensors attached to dogs—helping officials detect heat profiles, scan infrared images, or detect the presence of hazardous substances.
    IMPACT
    With advanced connectivity, law enforcement and security personnel can respond quicker and more efficiently and can easily share and compare information. And with advanced sensors and innovative new tools, these officials can perform thorough security checks that focus on prevention rather than reaction—which keeps our security protocols strong and our country safer.

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Transforming Homeland Security

Blueforce Development and Verizon Help Secure Our Homeland and Empower Personnel

CHALLENGE
Terrorists and criminals are getting craftier and more technologically savvy. So it is crucial for those who defend our borders to stay ahead of the technology curve as well. Verizon is helping law enforcement agencies to focus on homeland security by allowing them to seamlessly collaborate, share critical information, and safeguard our country with the most innovative and advanced tools available.
ANSWER
Verizon technology, along with Blueforce Development, is helping agencies protect our borders, shipyards, and airports. In addition to creating better ways to transmit critical data to security personnel, this alliance also offers law enforcement thermal sensors attached to smartphones and radiological sensors attached to dogs—helping officials detect heat profiles, scan infrared images, or detect the presence of hazardous substances.
IMPACT
With advanced connectivity, law enforcement and security personnel can respond quicker and more efficiently and can easily share and compare information. And with advanced sensors and innovative new tools, these officials can perform thorough security checks that focus on prevention rather than reaction—which keeps our security protocols strong and our country safer.

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  • Golden-I Mobile Computing

    Empowering First Responders and Increasing Firefighter and Public Safety

    CHALLENGE
    Firefighters put their lives on the line every day in order to protect people and property from devastation. What if it were possible to give these brave men and women greater connectivity and more advanced tools for faster response, better performance and increased safety? Verizon has partnered with Kopin to deliver technology that can help do just that.
    ANSWER
    With the Kopin Golden-I, firefighters can use heat profiles to find survivors or distressed team members faster, while staying connected to their support staff. Tactical commanders can monitor firefighters' heart rate and oxygen levels, and responders can view digital building schematics to pinpoint exits and egress points. Firefighters can see maps and floor plans on the high-resolution display, and use Golden-i's location-aware features to find their way around dangerous environments.
    IMPACT
    Running over the Verizon 4G LTE network, the solution unlocks truly mobile computing and brings exciting new capabilities to public safety, crisis situations, medical emergencies, and a broad range of scenarios that require responder personnel to know more—and act more quickly on that knowledge.

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Golden-I Mobile Computing

Empowering First Responders and Increasing Firefighter and Public Safety

CHALLENGE
Firefighters put their lives on the line every day in order to protect people and property from devastation. What if it were possible to give these brave men and women greater connectivity and more advanced tools for faster response, better performance and increased safety? Verizon has partnered with Kopin to deliver technology that can help do just that.
ANSWER
With the Kopin Golden-I, firefighters can use heat profiles to find survivors or distressed team members faster, while staying connected to their support staff. Tactical commanders can monitor firefighters' heart rate and oxygen levels, and responders can view digital building schematics to pinpoint exits and egress points. Firefighters can see maps and floor plans on the high-resolution display, and use Golden-i's location-aware features to find their way around dangerous environments.
IMPACT
Running over the Verizon 4G LTE network, the solution unlocks truly mobile computing and brings exciting new capabilities to public safety, crisis situations, medical emergencies, and a broad range of scenarios that require responder personnel to know more—and act more quickly on that knowledge.

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