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First responder Advanced technologies for Safe and efficienT Emergency Response
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  • Funder: European CommissionProject code: 833507 Call for proposal: H2020-SU-SEC-2018
  • Funded under: H2020 | RIA Overall Budget: 7,315,380 EURFunder Contribution: 6,999,750 EUR
  • Status: On going
  • Start Date
    01 May 2019
    End Date
    30 Apr 2022
  • Detailed project information (CORDIS)
Description
The term first responders usually refers to law enforcement, fire, and emergency medical personnel. These responders, however, are not the only assets that may be required in the aftermath of a strike on the homeland. In contrast, the more appropriate term, emergency responders, comprises all personnel within a community that might be needed in the event of a natural or technological (man-made) disaster or terrorist incident. These responders might include hazardous materials response teams, urban search and rescue assets, community emergency response teams, anti-terrorism units, special weapons and tactics teams, bomb squads, emergency management officials, mun...
Description
The term first responders usually refers to law enforcement, fire, and emergency medical personnel. These responders, however, are not the only assets that may be required in the aftermath of a strike on the homeland. In contrast, the more appropriate term, emergency responders, comprises all personnel within a community that might be needed in the event of a natural or technological (man-made) disaster or terrorist incident. These responders might include hazardous materials response teams, urban search and rescue assets, community emergency response teams, anti-terrorism units, special weapons and tactics teams, bomb squads, emergency management officials, mun...
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