TITLE

Setting Standards in Canada: APCO Canada Releases Official Document

AUTHOR(S)
Begg, Corinne
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Wavelength;2011, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the standards document for public safety communications in Canada from the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials International Inc. (APCO) Canada chapter. The standards guidelines include documents from the National Emergency Number Association (NENA), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), and APCO. It reports that the standards provide basis for training of public safety communications officers including call assessment and dispatching.
ACCESSION #
70146066

 

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