Entries by Mission Manager

Learn How an Automated Incident Management Software Tool can Improve Emergency Preparedness and Response – Anywhere at Anytime in the Cloud

Today’s emergency managers face enormous pressure when faced with a natural disaster, as evidenced by the major floods, hurricanes and fires that have devastated parts of the nation in recent months. Agency leaders need to be prepared – long before a disaster strikes – so they can deploy the right people with the right qualifications […]

Paris Police Dog Killed in Raid Sheds Light on K9 Line-of-Duty Deaths; K9-TECC White Paper Calls for Standardized Guidelines for Treating Injured Operational K9s

With the outpouring of international support for the police dog “Diesel,” who was recently killed during a police raid in Paris, much attention has been focused on the invaluable role and care of Operational K9s (OpK9s) that are injured in the Line of Duty. OpK9s include police canines, military working dogs, force protection K9s, and Search and Rescue (SAR) canines. These […]

Mission Manager Incident Command Tracking Capabilities Tested at Multi-Jurisdictional Search-and-Rescue Exercise (NCR SAREX) in the National Capital Region

LORTON, VA, October 2015 – In a first-ever training event involving seven law enforcement agencies in the National Capital Region (NCR), Mission Manager was put to the ultimate test as officials compared the incident management software with traditional paper methodologies during a mock search for a missing family at NCR SAREX. Sponsored by the Fairfax […]

Florida Task Force 4 (FL-TF4) Joint USAR Exercise Incorporates U.S. National Grid and Mission Manager Incident Command Software for Team Coordination, Live Tracking and Situational Awareness

It’s as real as it gets: A tornado rips through Lakeland, Fla., leveling a campground, destroying a building and toppling multiple vehicles with “victims” trapped in torn and twisted wreckage. Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) teams work side-by-side as they come to the aid of the trapped victims, using hydraulic cutters, saws and spreaders to […]

2015 CATO Training Venue Attracts 1,000+ Tactical Officers; Mission Manager’s SWAT Incident Command Software Capabilities Demonstrated in Exhibit Hall

More than 1,000 SWAT personnel had the opportunity to preview the latest trends, services and technologies for tactical law officers – including Mission Manager’s incident command software capabilities – at the 2015 California Association of Tactical Officers (CATO) Conference held last week in Anaheim, CA. The company’s booth staff was pleased to report that its incident management […]

Mission Manager to Showcase its Incident Command Software at the CATO Training Conference, Sept. 21-22, that Highlights Emerging Trends, Tactics and Technologies for Tactical SWAT Teams

Mission Manager will showcase its incident command software to the tactical law enforcement community at the 2015 CATO Conference, Sept. 21-22, at the Anaheim Marriott –  and  also spearhead a Scavenger Hunt contest with prizes to include a  free 1-year subscription to its robust cloud-based software. Attendees who participate in the contest will also have the opportunity to win a variety […]

Mission Manager to Present Virtual “Lost Person” Exercise at SAREX 2015 – California’s Premier Search-and-Rescue Training Event in the High Sierras; Live Demos Also Showcased at Company’s Booth

Mission Manager experts will demonstrate how its cloud-based incident command software can help first responders locate lost-and-missing persons during a virtual training exercise at SAREX 2015 – California’s premier Search-and-Rescue (SAR) training event sponsored by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services, or Cal OES, and Amador County Sheriff’s Department. Mission Manager will also provide hands-on […]

September is National Preparedness Month! Now is the Time to Prepare your Families and Communities for Emergencies with ‘Ready Responder’ Toolkit and FEMA Resources

In recognition of National Preparedness Month in September, Mission Manager is pleased to share some valuable resources from Ready.gov and FEMA.gov that are designed to enhance readiness for first responders, their families and their communities.   As noted in the READY RESPONDER webpage, first responders whose own families are well-prepared will have the peace of mind to focus […]

Rescue Task Forces Taking Proactive Approach to Treating Victims During Mass Shootings; Mission Manager Can Help Ensure RTF Team Readiness & Effectiveness

With mass-shooting events on the rise, law enforcement and fire/EMS agencies across the country are stepping up to the plate to ensure that victims receive proper medical attention – before it is too late – with the formation of Rescue Task Forces. The RTF team, usually comprised of police, firefighters and medics, represent a philosophical […]

Iowa Task Force 1 Training Video Series Highlights US National Grid as the Standard Geo-Referencing System for Land-Based SAR; Also References Mission Manager as a Tool to Access the Grid

What if your team needs to find a lost person in a remote area where there are no roads and markers?  What if you had to find your way in a city where all the street signs have been destroyed by a tornado or submerged by a flood? Do you know how to find a […]