3 new technologies to save firefighter lives
Wildfires have ravaged the United States this year, so much so that a Congressional hearing was called in June to discuss extreme weather in the U.S.
Fortunately, the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology division has three projects underway that should reduce risk and improve the safety of U.S. firefighters.
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- GLANSER: A Firefighter locator
- The Star Trek-style PHASER (Rather than a weapon, PHASER is like a tricorder for firefighters.)
- WISPER ‘bread crumbs’