TITLE

Virtual Aide

AUTHOR(S)
Huder, Roger C.
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Jan2006, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the role of computer software as an aide to the incident commander to ensure the safety of firefighters in the United States. One example of a software is an incident management tool developed by FieldSoft Inc., called AIMSonScene. It is an electronic incident worksheet that documents the incidents as it happens and uses visual and auditory prompts to assist the field commander with significant aspects of the incident. It can also prompt the user by sight and sound to periodically check the incident strategy.
ACCESSION #
19751858

 

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