Ricardo Martinez II is a storyteller. As a former 9-1-1 dispatcher, he’s taken his passion for the industry and created this engaging podcast. It features interviews and stories from those on the front-lines of 9-1-1 call-taking. He’s amplifying the voices of the dedicated. #IAm911
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Last month, Nebraska suffered its worst flooding crisis since 1950. Homes were lost, farms irreparably damaged, roads closed and fractured throughout the eastern part of the state. Dispatchers in that region have been going above and beyond to service the area and their struggling citizens. These folks have put public safety first. For Nebraska, it is a season of perseverance despite the devastation, and it wouldn’t be possible without the local PSAPs and dedicated dispatchers. We salute you! #NebraskaStrong #ThankYou911
In effort to expand awareness to the vital needs NGCS meets, Hamilton NG911 collaborated with the National Emergency Numbers Association (NENA) on an educational video project. As a featured industry leader, Toni Dunne, ENP, Hamilton NG911 National Account Manager, issues the statement, “The time for NG 9-1-1 is now.” #NG911
The second week of April brings special meaning. It marks a time to recognize the invaluable service the public safety community provides. This week, we’ll be taking time each day to honor and spotlight dedicated individuals whose efforts have made a significant impact in their communities and the industry. Join us as we celebrate National Telecommunicator Week! #ThankYou911
To those in the public safety sector, In the spirit of the season, we wanted to simply say: THANK YOU! We truly appreciate the dedication and quality of service you bring to the state of Montana. Thank you for making our communities stronger. All the best, – The Hamilton NG911 Team
Next Generation 9-1-1 is coming soon and will bring innovative features enhancing public safety. One of the core features of NG 9-1-1 is the ability to allow multimedia communications to reach local Public Safety Answering Points, including Real-Time Text (RTT). This groundbreaking technology unleashes greater potential for the public safety industry. RTT allows emergency communication services to align with the most common correspondence methods through digital and mobile devices. We covered all the ins and outs of RTT benefits, implementation, timeline and more in our White Paper: "Enhancing 9-1-1 Communication Accessibility with Real-Time Text" Click the link to download [...]
Advancements in Communications Accessibility Become a Reality New communications accessibility options through Real Time Text (RTT) will soon be a daily reality for individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind or have difficulty speaking. In a recent order from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), RTT has been approved as an acceptable alternative to TTY technology for wireless carriers. RTT technology allows consumers to simultaneously send and receive text characters as they are typed or spoken, even while they are using voice services. Beginning as early as January 2018, wireless carriers will begin deploying RTT capability in their networks, enabling new [...]
Leading Telecommunications Company announces plans to expand its service offerings to deliver critical 911 services. September 5th, 2017, Aurora, Neb. —Hamilton Telecommunications, a leading telecommunications and technology service provider, is excited to announce that it has recently launched a new business line that will deliver Next Generation 911 (NG911) services. Hamilton NG911, Inc. is the most recent addition to the company’s diverse service offerings and is a reflection of its ongoing investment in continued growth. Hamilton NG911 is seeking and responding to bid opportunities that would allow the company to begin delivering this specialized service for states or regional entities. The [...]