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How the Los Angeles Police Department Uses RapidSOS Portal For Emergency Data

RapidSOS Portal is a tool for any public safety agency to access life-saving emergency data from the RapidSOS Clearinghouse. The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) deployed RapidSOS Portal in their PSAP for telecommunicators to access data from Apple, Google, and Uber during 9-1-1 calls. The RapidSOS team visited the LAPD PSAP to learn more about…

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RapidSOS Partners with MedicAlert to Provide First Responders with Life-Saving Medical Information

NEW YORK, April 16, 2019 — RapidSOS today announced a partnership with the MedicAlert Foundation to send life-saving member data to 9-1-1 to improve emergency response nationwide. Dispatchers and first responders will now have direct access to health and demographic information for MedicAlert members during 9-1-1 calls. MedicAlert serves as a critical lifeline for many vulnerable populations including those with autism,…

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A New Life-Saving Data Source for Public Safety: MedicAlert

Public safety professionals today manage thousands of emergencies with almost no situational information. As a former first responder, I know firsthand how important additional information from the scene of a 9-1-1 call is for a successful response. We’re excited to announce a new breakthrough for emergency response nationwide that will put life-saving health information in…

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