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App of the Month: Map of Accident-Prone Road Segments
Determine the infrastructure changes needed to support active transportation in this GIS app of accident-accident-prone roads.
How GIS and citizen science can unmask Canadian tornadoes
Northern Tornadoes Project blends GIS and citizen science together to enhance detection of unknown tornado occurrences.
NG9-1-1: Terms we must come to terms with
Next generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) glossary for GIS professionals across Canada
NG9-1-1: A game changer in public safety
NG9-1-1 is expected to save more lives and GIS systems and services are a core function of that formula.
NG9-1-1 puts GIS on its map
GIS has an important role in Next Generation 9-1-1 in Canada–helping deliver improved data, routing of emergency calls and dispatching resources.
When it comes to public safety, Oshawa leaves no stone unturned
The City of Oshawa uses GIS to manage emergencies. Its Emergency Operations Centre Map App helps staff stay updated in real time during an emergency.
Public safety has always been geocentric – even if you didn’t know it
Find out why location is integral to public safety, and how GIS, by extension, is a logical element of an operational Next Generation 9-1-1.
Increasing wildfires in Canada’s forests: The new normal
With wildfires and other disasters expected to set new records, how can communities use location intelligence to prepare for this new normal?
Esri’s ArcGIS Pro is the right desktop GIS for the Defence and Intelligence community
New online tools for the intelligence and defence analyst community
Maximize field efficiency with app integration
Learn how you can boost your next field collection by leveraging and combining ArcGIS apps.
Smart Cities Challenge deadline looms; you have questions, we have answers
Gerard Peets of Infrastructure Canada answers some of the most frequently asked questions from municipalities about the Smart Cities Challenge.
Canada’s Opioid Crisis: A battle we must win
Use GIS to understand the Opioid crisis and tackle the Opioid epidemic- making decisions, reporting drug activity and educating people got easier.
Fire, flood or freak storm: Esri’s Disaster Response Program is there
Esri’s Disaster Response Program is ready to support organizations 24/7 through software, data and technical support for emergency operations.
Safe Communities: The Need for More Collaboration
Find out how you can build a safe community with GIS software that provides a better operational picture, situational awareness and collaboration
Saving Lives: STARS enhances public safety with ArcGIS
Discover how Shock Trauma Air Rescue Service (STARS) enhanced operations at its Emergency Link Centre with Esri’s ArcGIS technology. STARS developed a dynamic web mapping application that allows its d
Which maps and apps made it to the 2017 Esri Canada Calendar & Apps of the Month?
In celebration of Canada’s sesquicentennial, we invited various organizations to submit their maps and apps for our Calendar and Apps of the Month.
Harness the Power of GIS for Public Safety
Learn how Esri's solutions can help your organization provide intuitive and comprehensive integrated public safety applications to support better decision-making and more effective emergency response.
Build and Maintain Safe Communities with ArcGIS
Learn how to address safety and security issues in the 21st century with ArcGIS.
Cloud GIS technology reduces risk and facilitates response during major wildfire event
In 2012, the Central Okanagan Regional District Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) was put to the test by a major wildfire that swept through the small lakefront community of Peachland, B.C.
Digital volunteers leverage GIS to assist international emergency response efforts