Behind the Front Page

I've recently moved from an operations focused role in emergency management to an academic one. It's a new challenge for me as I watch colleagues and friends do battle with ridiculous weather conditions and hazards that have quickly become deadly. I am in awe of the way they push their skills, knowledge and experience to... Continue Reading →

When Siri calls 000

Wearable tech is at the forefront the next generation of personal communication devices, giving us access to the internet, social media channels and each other 24/7. It was inevitable that a telecommunications company would develop an algorithm to enhance our public safety too. Enter the Apple iWatch's capability to detect that you have fallen and... Continue Reading →

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