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Home Security Data Now Available to 911 on RapidSOS Platform

In partnership with DIY security company Cove, RapidSOS is proud to announce that home security data is now available on the RapidSOS platform. Home security emergencies today pose a variety of challenges for first responders. According to Statista, fire departments in the United States responded to over 2.8 million false alarms in 2018. Due to…

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Monica Million, ENP, Immediate Past President of NENA, Joins RapidSOS as Public Safety Advisor

RapidSOS is excited to welcome Monica Million, ENP to the team as a Public Safety Advisor! With nearly 20 years of experience in public safety, Monica currently serves as the Immediate Past President of NENA and is a trusted voice in the 911 industry. With Monica’s valuable insights and guidance, RapidSOS aims to better empower…

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Quick Thinking 6-Year-Old Hero Karl Burnstad Saves Mother’s Life

Back row, left to right: Dispatcher Nylah Holt, Chief Deputy Connor Ehr, Communications Center Supervisor Dezi Lockard. Front row, left to right: Keith Viveiros of RapidSOS, SRO Jim Nelson, Karl Burnstad, Undersheriff Robbie Patterson. At the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office in Washington state. Last November, Tracy Burnstad, a Columbia County resident, fell unconscious while at…

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5 Things Public Safety Wants Tech Companies to Know

In recent years, tech companies have been eager to develop public safety tech to support emergency services. At RapidSOS, we function at the crossroads between tech and public safety – so we put our expertise to the test. We surveyed public safety professionals from over 3,600 Emergency Communication Centers (ECCs) around the U.S. to find…

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Five Trends in Public Safety Technology for 2020

2020 Public Safety Tech Predicitons

As we reflect on 2019 and welcome the new year, our team is excited to share our predictions for trends in the public safety and tech industries in 2020. Looking back at 2019 The 9-1-1 community manages thousands of emergencies each day, and we are thankful to have played a small part in saving lives…

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RapidSOS and 911inform Partner to Connect Smart Buildings to Public Safety

New partnership allows 9-1-1 to receive critical on-scene emergency data and access security controls in connected buildings, improving response times and situational awareness. Chicago, IL | October 28, 2019 – RapidSOS, an emergency technology company, and 911inform, a cloud-based notification and security management platform, today announced a partnership to connect smart buildings with 9-1-1 during…

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Genesis PULSE Achieves Platinum Integration Partner Status with RapidSOS

Genesis PULSE, in partnership with RapidSOS, removes guesswork to simplify dispatching. Tyler, TX, October 27, 2019 – Genesis PULSE –a revolutionary, cloud-hosted CAD enhancement solution –and RapidSOS –the trusted platform for connecting additional IoT data to public safety –announced today that Genesis PULSE has achieved RapidSOS Platinum Integration Partner status, one of only three companies…

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