Station Alerting Posts


  • US Digital Designs Launches OmniAlert Strobe Speaker for Fire Stations
    Novel new fire station alerting strobe speaker answers the challenges posed by open areas with high ambient noise levels. PHOENIX—January 24, 2019— Fire stations are often large, open and very noisy environments that challenge the effective, timely alerting of personnel in the event of an emergency. At times when mere seconds ... Read more
    January 24, 2019
  • New Omaha fire alert system could get firefighters to emergencies faster
    Every one of the 24 Omaha fire stations is now operating with state of the art technology for emergency alarms. “We’re always at the mercy of technology and technology is always moving forward. That’s why we designed the system to move with the flow,” said Fire Chief Dan Olsen. Reporter: ... Read more
    October 23, 2018
  • No More ‘Pop Can Alarms’ for Omaha Fire Department
    ‘Pop can alarms’ shelved, new fire alerting system live in almost every Omaha fire station There are no more ‘pop can alarms’ to signal an incoming emergency dispatch alert in the Omaha Fire Department. In this KETV 7 news report, Michelle Bandur visits with Battalion Chief Scott Fitzpatrick about ... Read more
    July 18, 2018
  • Video: The Benefits of Fire Station Alerting
    In this video, filmed at FDIC 2018, learn what types of fire stations rely on US Digital Design’s fire station alerting system and how their concerns are alleviated via 24/7 secure, automated dispatching. Also learn how public safety officials have yet another means of station alerting with the integration of ... Read more
    July 16, 2018
  • What is AT&T’s FirstNet and how does it tie in with station alerting?
    As we all now know, communications during the 9/11 terrorist attack became a vital, absolutely critical component of our reaction and response to this unprecedented national tragedy. And when the first responders experienced communications challenges that day, and even later on in the days that followed, the idea for a ... Read more
    April 12, 2018
  • Omaha Fire Department Installs New Phoenix G2 Dispatch Alert System
    The Omaha Fire Department Fire Station just announced that 52 and 23 are among the first in the city to install a new dispatch alerting system, manufactured by US Digital Designs. “The system will bring the latest technology for our first responders,” according to Malorie Maddox, anchor for WOWTV ... Read more
    March 12, 2018