Mission Critical Voice Communications: Your Life May Depend on It!
Just about everyone knows someone who works in public safety. For me, I have two close family members who are first responders. My brother-in-law is a firefighter in Fort Worth, Texas. His son, my nephew, is a paramedic. They both rely on mission critical voice communications to save lives every day, which is something I think about in my work at NIST’s Public Safety Communications Research division (PSCR) in Boulder, Colorado. First responders have relied on radios as their primary means ...