Emergency Reporting, with Microsoft as our global sponsor, is excited to announce our inaugural virtual summit: ADAPT 2020. This three-day event brings together the finest from the fire and emergency services industry along with thought leaders from other disciplines. Over twenty speakers across fifty sessions will share their expertise with attendees.
CPSE-Sponsored Webinar Recap: DoD & Civilian Perspectives on Data Management for Accreditation Success
If you or someone on your team missed our recent CPSE-sponsored webinar, “DoD & Civilian Perspectives on Data Management for Accreditation Success,” we’ve got you covered. This blog post will give an overview of the key points from this webinar, which offers perspectives on the value of effective data management from the Department of Defense […]
We hope you’re coping well during these dog days of summer despite the many challenges you’re facing. The team here at Emergency Reporting is still working remotely and continues to make enhancements to the system. These changes are intended to make your data management routine a little bit easier. Anything that can make our jobs […]
The Development team at Emergency Reporting has been working on updating and improving the Occupancy module. We are excited to announce a new feature coming to Occupancy/Inspections that will enable users to import fire codes on inspection reports. Users will be able to import fire codes by use of an import template or manual entry […]
In keeping with one of our core values, Fire Service Advocacy, Emergency Reporting would like to share a solution that will help you with reimbursement for consumable supplies. Excerpts below are from the FEMA Fact Sheet Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Eligible Emergency Protective Measures. We highly recommend reviewing the fact sheet in its entirety. In accordance […]
Emergency Reporting (ER) is growing, and as a software company, we always strive to adhere to the most up-to-date, advanced technologies for security. With this in mind, ER will soon be launching a more secure way to sign in to your account. While we realize this change will have an impact on the way you sign in, we have determined it to be a necessary step toward ensuring your data is secure. This change is scheduled for June 2020.
2020 is flying by…February is almost over and March madness is just around the corner. Our development team continues to perform ongoing improvements to the system. While there are plenty of behind-the-scenes enhancements happening every two weeks, here’s some new features that have been added to the system since we last met. Have you explored […]
NFPA 1300 is the standard for community risk assessment and community risk reduction plan development. In practice, NFPA 1300 provides guidance on conducting a community risk assessment (CRA), creating and implementing a community risk reduction (CRR) plan, and establishing ongoing evaluation of that plan. Why Should You Care? According to the National Fire Protection Association, NFPA 1300 helps a broad range of authorities […]
How Fire Departments Save Space and Money by Ditching Installed Software For Cloud-based Fire Software
As technology continues to help shape and grow the fire service in ways that many of us couldn’t have imagined even 10 or 15 years ago, it has become imperative that we consider the physical space and data requirements when designing and renovating fire stations. In a recent Firehouse.com article, “Technology Challenges in Your New […]
Ask and you shall receive. Many of our customers have requested a more structured way for learning Emergency Reporting. Sure, we’ve got hundreds of excellent knowledge base articles, webinars and training videos, but you needed them organized in a logical, structured manner. Our team scoured through the entire knowledge base and organized the articles and […]
As a member of the fire service, you have so much more to think about other than NFPA 1401 compliance for your training records and reports. That’s why Emergency Reporting streamlines your data entry and reporting to make it easy to get the information you need, when you need it. Read on to learn more about NFPA 1401, why it’s important, and how […]
When it comes to responding in the fire and EMS service, first responders often work together with their neighboring departments to do their jobs. Why not bring that same teamwork mentality to your records management duties as well? Countywide fire software helps save personnel time spent on redundant paperwork when providing mutual aid by taking […]
Written by Tom Louis Post-Incident Analyses (PIA), After Action Reports (AAR), Incident Debriefings, Tailboard Talks: All of these are examples of what every fire department does (or should be doing) after both major and minor incidents. In fact, if your department adheres to NFPA 1500, you are probably aware of the section that addresses the […]
Hearing the words “administrative training” is enough to make most action-oriented public safety professionals cringe. But the truth is, administrative training can be vital to our success in the fire service and beyond. Anything we can do in this area to develop our management, leadership, and technology skills can help us become better at our […]