Emergency medical responders

Siyata Mobile Receives $400K In Purchase Orders from US Distributors for First Responder Projects

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 2:15pm

MONTREAL, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Siyata Mobile Inc. (TSX-V:SIM / OTCQX:SYATF/ FRA: WK3D) today announced it has recently received over $400K in new purchase orders for the Uniden UV350 in-vehicle IoT device from three new distributors working on First Responder projects in the United States.

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  • MONTREAL, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Siyata Mobile Inc. (TSX-V:SIM / OTCQX:SYATF/ FRA: WK3D) today announced it has recently received over $400K in new purchase orders for the Uniden UV350 in-vehicle IoT device from three new distributors working on First Responder projects in the United States.
  • Marc Seelenfreund, CEO of Siyata Mobile, comments, First Responders continue to maintain the nations safety amidst the significant pressure of the Covid-19 outbreak.
  • Siyata Mobile Inc. is a global vendor of in-vehicle cellular IoT solutions for first responder and commercial fleet vehicles.
  • Siyata also offers rugged phones for industrial users and signal boosters for homes, buildings, and fleets with poor cell coverage.

AirBoss Announces US$96 Million Contract for FlexAir™ PAPR System from FEMA to Help Battle COVID-19

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 5:36pm

The contract is expected to be worth an aggregate amount of US$96.4 million and represents the single largest order received by ADG to date.

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  • The contract is expected to be worth an aggregate amount of US$96.4 million and represents the single largest order received by ADG to date.
  • The FlexAir PAPR system is a compact, lightweight Powered Air Purifying Respirator system with an onboard lithium-ion battery installed in the waist-mounted blower unit.
  • AirBoss Defense Group is a world leader in the supply of survivability solutions to the defense and first responder industries.
  • All subsequent written and oral forward-looking information attributable to AirBoss or persons acting on its behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by this notice.

NWN Expands First-Responder Solutions to Support State Emergency Teams With Mission-Critical Communications During COVID-19 Outbreak

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 2:00pm

The expansion comes as Cisco , the world's leading provider of networking and cybersecurity technologies, has named NWN one of its primary partners for first responders.

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  • The expansion comes as Cisco , the world's leading provider of networking and cybersecurity technologies, has named NWN one of its primary partners for first responders.
  • The specialized first-responder package is tailored to help police, fire and ambulance services work together to protect communities during the national crisis.
  • WHAT: NWN has expanded the capabilities of its Solution-as-a-Service portfolio to include secure wireless networking, collaboration software, and mobile devices tailored to first responders to support local, state and federal agencies during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • NWN also provides Enablement Services to configure the software for mission-critical environments, ensuring that end users have a consistent experience during this period.

ACEP Strongly Supports Emergency Physicians who Advocate for Safer Working Conditions amidst Pandemic

Monday, March 30, 2020 - 4:30pm

The growing outbreaks of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, have already begun to strain our nation's emergency departments causing a severe shortage of protective gear for emergency physicians and millions of other frontline health care workers.

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  • The growing outbreaks of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, have already begun to strain our nation's emergency departments causing a severe shortage of protective gear for emergency physicians and millions of other frontline health care workers.
  • "As we combat this pandemic, emergency physicians and other health care workers on the front lines must be appropriately armored for the battle ahead.
  • Each day thousands of emergency physicians work under unthinkable conditions as they bravely battle the public health crisis of our lifetime.
  • The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)is the national medical society representing emergency medicine.

“FOX PRESENTS THE IHEART LIVING ROOM CONCERT FOR AMERICA,” TO BENEFIT FIRST RESPONDERS CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 7:58pm

NEW YORK, March 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Responders Childrens Foundation announced today that it has been selected as a recipient of donations made during FOX PRESENTS THE IHEART LIVING ROOM CONCERT FOR AMERICA, a music event presented by iHeartMedia and FOX which will pay tribute to front line first responders of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • NEW YORK, March 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Responders Childrens Foundation announced today that it has been selected as a recipient of donations made during FOX PRESENTS THE IHEART LIVING ROOM CONCERT FOR AMERICA, a music event presented by iHeartMedia and FOX which will pay tribute to front line first responders of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The benefit will encourage viewers to support First Responders Childrens Foundation and the Foundations #FirstRespondersStrong campaign to thank first responders and support the Foundations COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund with 100% of proceeds providing financial aid to first responders.
  • First Responders Childrens Foundation encourages first responders who need financial assistance to apply for COVID-19 Emergency Response grants.
  • The First Responders Childrens Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Response Fundis supported through corporate partnerships and individual donations to the Foundations #FirstRespondersStrong fundraising campaign.

Airbnb Hosts to Help Provide Housing to 100,000 COVID-19 Responders

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:59am

The company's goal is to help house 100,000 healthcare professionals, relief workers, and first responders around the world.

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  • The company's goal is to help house 100,000 healthcare professionals, relief workers, and first responders around the world.
  • "We've heard from countless hosts around the world who want to provide a comforting home to heroic first responders.
  • To enable healthcare providers and other COVID-19 responders to find housing, Airbnb will be working with businesses, nonprofits and government & emergency management agencies supporting these responders.
  • I applaud Airbnb for working under conditions of such uncertainty to provide housing for first responders and medical staff working in this pandemic.

SmartyStreets Donates One Million Dollars in Services for Companies Helping with COVID-19

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:00pm

Organizations include state and county health departments, EMS first responders, non-profits, city governments, supply chain management, nursing care providers, delivery companies, and more.

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  • Organizations include state and county health departments, EMS first responders, non-profits, city governments, supply chain management, nursing care providers, delivery companies, and more.
  • Finding that several addresses don't exist, or were entered incorrectly, creates additional delays for already short-staffed companies."
  • For immediate impact, SmartyStreets has created a short application and can qualify companies to use their services the same day in many instances.
  • SmartyStreets recognizes that companies and agencies are working around the clock to provide essential services.

PSEG Donates 50,000 N95 Masks to Aid Response by Health Care and First Responders During COVID-19 Pandemic

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 6:35pm

PSEG will continue to evaluate our inventory relative to our needs as a first responder and hope to identify future opportunities to support the critical need of the health care industry.

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  • PSEG will continue to evaluate our inventory relative to our needs as a first responder and hope to identify future opportunities to support the critical need of the health care industry.
  • The company will also work directly with the state of New Jersey to provide equipment and support for the needs of health care workers and first responders across the state.
  • The global coronavirus pandemic has created a rapidly increasing demand for medical equipment, including respirator masks.
  • Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PSEG) (NYSE: PEG) is a publicly traded diversified energy company with approximately 13,000 employees.

ScrubaDub Car Wash Provides Free Viral Disinfectant Wipes to First Responders

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ScrubaDub Auto Wash Centers , in partnership with Simoniz USA , a leader in professional cleaning products, has made available complimentary SaniSafe viral disinfectant wipes for the vehicles of first responders, medical personnel, police and fire departments.

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  • BOSTON, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ScrubaDub Auto Wash Centers , in partnership with Simoniz USA , a leader in professional cleaning products, has made available complimentary SaniSafe viral disinfectant wipes for the vehicles of first responders, medical personnel, police and fire departments.
  • Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the Paisner-family-owned car wash company is helping first responders, medical professionals, and law enforcement feel more safe while driving in their vehicles.
  • ScrubaDubSaniSafe viral disinfectant wipes are EPA approvedand will be provided free at all ScrubaDub car wash tunnels across New England at this time.
  • ScrubaDub tunnels will remain open to provide this sanitizing product and exterior car washes to first responders.

Zello Makes its Enterprise Push-to-Talk Service Free to First Responders Globally to Improve COVID-19 Assistance

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 1:00pm

Through its Zello for First Responder program, U.S.-based first responders were previously able to use the professional version of Zello for free.

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  • Through its Zello for First Responder program, U.S.-based first responders were previously able to use the professional version of Zello for free.
  • As we watch COVID-19 unfold, we are anticipating strains on hospital and first responder systems,said Bill Moore, CEO of Zello.
  • While first responders already rely on the free version of Zello, the enterprise-level version adds centralized organizational control and audit.
  • If your organization is interested in the Zello for First Responders program, visit Zello First Responders to learn more and see if you qualify.