Launch of Digital Signage System in Nation's Largest County Provides Agency Personnel with Critical, Real-time Information
Richmond, Va. – First Arriving today announced that San Bernardino County Fire Department is rolling out its industry-leading Digital Dashboards with plans to expand department-wide. As the largest geographical county in the nation, San Bernardino County Fire Department serves more than 2 million residents and covers over 19,000 square miles from 60 stations. The Digital Dashboards provide the county’s firefighters with mission critical data and analytics that keep them informed as they serve the community and respond to more than 150,000 calls annually.
“Our crews want and need the real-time information and cutting-edge technology provided by First Arriving’s Digital Dashboards,” said Jeffrey Birchfield, Assistant Chief, Division 1, San Bernardino County Fire Department. “The Dashboards allow our team to digest critical information as they congregate around common areas in the fire station.”
San Bernardino County Fire Department’s Dashboard features include:
- Real-time dispatch information, including incident location maps from ESRI, Active911 integration, StreetView and routing
- Division and HQ Announcements, equipment maintenance updates, daily roster details via Telestaff integration, social media feeds, events and training calendar
- Easy to update information that can be managed at the county-wide, division or station-level
- Integration for turnout times by units, shifts and station
- Real-time weather conditions, forecasts, radar and severe weather alerts
- Localized COVID-related data, Telestaff and social media
“We are proud to work with San Bernardino County Fire Department to provide a custom Digital Dashboard system that keeps its personnel informed like never before,” said Dave Iannone, CEO, First Arriving. “We look forward to working with the department’s leadership as they continue to build out the system to meet the department’s needs.”
First Arriving’s Digital Dashboard systems service fire departments, EMS, law enforcement, courts and local governments among other users. From small volunteer and combination agencies to some of the nation’s largest departments, First Arriving’s Dashboards now serve departments in more than 30 states coast-to-coast. To learn more about First Arriving’s Digital Dashboards, visit: firstarriving.com/dashboards.
Other enterprise agencies using the solution include Prince George’s County (MD), Palm Beach County (FL), Mobile (AL) and Harrison County (MS).
First Arriving’s Digital Dashboards provide full integration with a growing network of more than 50 leading third party technology platforms and service providers, including Active911, Aladtec and Emergency Reporting. For a full list of First Arriving’s Digital Dashboard integrations and features, visit: https://www.firstarriving.com/integrations.