Raft Up Assists in Boating Emergency
Contact: Corey Boelkens, RaftUp Technologies
Rick Bias, the Emergency Management Director of Morgan County 911, commented the following: “We were able to see which side of the lake the boat was closest to because one side of the lake has a different fire jurisdiction and the other side of the lake has a different one, of course. So, by seeing that location - having the GPS location - we know where to send the first responders to make sure they get to the right agency”. “I recommend that every 911 center have [AdventureSafe] to help them out. Any time that you can have help to find somebody that will take time away - because in the old days we had to keep asking questions, we had to honk horns and find them. This is a lot better to help them, to locate them”.
The AdventureSafe Platform continues to expand to counties across Arkansas and Missouri. RaftUp Technologies has hired a dedicated 911 Outreach Manager, Christy Wagner, to facilitate AdventureSafe’s
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RaftUp Technologies is a software development company that provides technical solutions that increasesafety and social utility for boaters, recreational businesses, public safety agencies, and outdoor