Back in February 2011, I became aware of the second Christchurch New Zealand quake and found the announcement of a company I had never heard of before called GeoOp, to where the founder Nicholas Bartlett offered his mobile workforce management tool, at no cost to the students who were trying to assemble to assist the citizens requesting assistance. Since that point in time, after witnessing the incredible success that ...more »
Topographical maps stitched together. For terrestrial incidents.
Chart app for for marine incidents.
FiRST provides First Responders and Emergency Managers easy access to map-based improvised explosive device (IED) standoff distances and HAZMAT spill evacuation areas. The IED standoff data is based on criteria set by the DHS Office for Bombing Prevention and FEMA 426, Reference Manual to Mitigate Potential Terrorist Attacks Against Buildings. Hazmat evacuation and reference data is based on the 2008 Emergency Response ...more »
FloodMap Mobile is available for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. It shows all the FEMA floodplains, USGS gages, National Bridge Inventory, and a lot more. The app will show you the floodplains on a map and your current position so you know what to expect. Great for public users because it's hard to visualize a floodplain and you aren't going to have paper flood maps of the city with you - but in FloodMap Mobile all the ...more »
App to assist with initial evacuation following a hazmat incident. Based on Emergency Response Guide. User inputs chemical, size of release (small or large), time (day or night). App uses GPS (or user input) for location and NWS data (or user input) for wind direction. App maps the isolation and protection zones based on ERG.
The Seismic application parses an RSS feed from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) that provides data on recent earthquakes around the world. It displays the location, date, and magnitude of each earthquake, along with a color-coded graphic that indicates the severity of the earthquake.
AccuWeather have recently released a iPhone version of their weather forecast service available to iPhone users.
AccuWeather for iPhone provides hourly weather details, radar or satellite maps available for every ZIP code and three million international locations, severe weather alerts for all U.S. locations
Whether you're at home, on the road, or in the woods, the American Heart Association's Pocket First Aid & CPR application is at your fingertips with concise, clear instructions to care for you and your loved ones. - Includes the latest up-to-date emergency information from the American Heart Association. - Review first aid procedures anytime, anywhere. From your home, to your car, to the wilderness. - Easy to learn, ...more »
NFPA 1600 is one of NFPA’s most widely implemented standards. It protects public safety with updated best practices by establishing a common set of criteria that sets a foundation for disaster management, emergency management, and business continuity programs, using a total program approach. Organizations and parties responsible for developing such programs benefit from information on emergency management, prevention, ...more »
iHurricane HD is a Hurricane Tracking System that integrates with HurricaneSoftware.com's applications to give you the most up to-date and reliable hurricane coordinates data and high resolution maps. Using GeoLocation you will be able to tell how far an active storm is from you in miles at any moment, see satellite images of active storms. Get information such as wind-speed, millibars and much more. Note: The way InApp ...more »
The FireWhat App puts critical incident information into the palm of the wildland firefighter’s hand. For the first time ever, wildland and structural, paid and volunteer firefighters have access to pre- incident arrival information. Currently, firefighters receive little to no information prior to arriving at the scene of a wildland fire. The FireWhat App gives responders visibility of homes in the area, creeks for water ...more »