Mapping Apps

Other Useful Apps

Penultimate

App Description:

Note taking app. iPad app only, not available on iPhone. You can insert photos of the fire ground, fire behaviour, etc and annotate the photos and email back to fire control (assuming connectivity) in PDF format. Gives good visual feedback to those not at the fire.

App EM Use:

Get a stylus, it’s easier to write with than your finger
Make sure your photo apps have GPS ‘ON’ in the settings so that photos are ‘geo-tagged’
http://evernote.com/penultimate/

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EMSINA

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Available Downloads

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Trello - Organize Anything

App Description:

A good organisational app.
Have seen this set-up as an electronic T-Card management system for RFS. Only downside is that you need Internet connection.

App EM Use:

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EMSINA

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Available Downloads

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Google Play Store

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Triple Zero Kids Challenge

App Description:

Comm Ed tool. Kids will learn about how to deal confidently with and get help in an emergency, by playing games and solving problems.

App EM Use:

Free and awesome for kids!
Kids will learn about safety messages and hear what happens when you call Triple Zero (000).
Android version has been removed.

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EMSINA

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Available Downloads

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Google Play Store

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App Store

Tune In Radio

App Description:

Listen over WiFi almost any radio station in the world. Good for quiet moments where you would like to know what’s going on!

App EM Use:

Can chew data limits on your data plan. May be seen as ‘personal use’ by your IT department if used on a govt. Device. Has some on-line scanners for emergency services

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EMSINA

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Available Downloads

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Google Play Store

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App Store

Voice recorder
(any will do, some have fancy features...)

App Description:

Recording briefings, instructions and hand overs could be a good way of proving what you did or recalling instructions post event...

App EM Use:

Can clog up your data storage, purge recording files regularly

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EMSINA

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Available Downloads

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Google Play Store

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App Store