First responder

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 Defense Group Selected by FEMA to Support the US National COVID-19 Response

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 10:00pm

This crisis has shown that maintaining and supporting a strong U.S. manufacturing base is of critical importance to our nations economic security and national defense.

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  • This crisis has shown that maintaining and supporting a strong U.S. manufacturing base is of critical importance to our nations economic security and national defense.
  • Patrick Callahan, CEO of AirBoss Defense Group said, ADG is honored to apply our engineering and manufacturing capabilities towards protecting the lives of front-line medical professionals and first responders.
  • AirBoss Defenses emergency response and protective equipment is utilized by the U.S. Department of State, Office of Strategic Medical Preparedness, FEMA and CDC infectious disease treatment centers.
  • In addition, AirBoss Defense provides protective equipment to emergency medical response teams and hospitals in over 1,500 U.S. cities, as well as over 30 countries worldwide.

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.

Greener Cleaner's "Adopt A First Responder" Program Donates Free Laundry & Cleaning To First Responders

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 1:50pm

To solve both problems at once, The Greener Cleaner, a Chicago based company that offers pick-up and delivery across Chicagoland, recently announced an "Adopt a First Reponder" program.

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  • To solve both problems at once, The Greener Cleaner, a Chicago based company that offers pick-up and delivery across Chicagoland, recently announced an "Adopt a First Reponder" program.
  • The program is a way for the public to donate laundry and cleaning services to local first responders via a GoFundMe page.
  • 100% of funds donated are in turn given as credit towards cleaning services of verified first responders.
  • First responders are encouraged to apply for free dry cleaning and laundry through the Greener Cleaner website .

“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.

Bob Moore Dealerships and Collision Center Will Provide Essential Services During COVID-19 Health Emergency

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 2:01pm

Mr. Mark Moore, President and CEO of the Bob Moore Auto Group states, "We're focusing on keeping our service departments fully operational so that we can continue to serve the public.

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  • Mr. Mark Moore, President and CEO of the Bob Moore Auto Group states, "We're focusing on keeping our service departments fully operational so that we can continue to serve the public.
  • We've implemented additional health and safety protocols in order to keep our employees and customers as safe as possible."
  • Throughout the duration of this emergency Bob Moore will offer priority service to all customers employed in critical industries such as health care, law enforcement, fire and safety, first responders, etc.
  • Bob Moore encourages all customers to visit in-store by appointment only and continue shopping using online resources.

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.