CISA SAFECOM

CISA Releases New National Interoperability Field Operations Guide (NIFOG) Version 2.0

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has announced the release of version 2.0 of the National Interoperability Field Operations Guide (NIFOG). The NIFOG is a pocket-sized guide that contains communication references and information recommended by public safety practitioners across the country.

SAFECOM and NCSWIC Develop Incident-Related Imagery Impacts 101

Author: Josh Black, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), Joint SAFECOM-NCSWIC NG911 Working Group Federal Lead

New technologies in 911 centers are enabling the public to exchange multimedia (e.g., photos, videos, text messages) with 911 centers, which can improve situational awareness and inform emergency response efforts. However, this data can impact 911 operations, resources, and personnel.

New Video Shows How SAFECOM is Helping the Public Safety Community

Author: Wes Rogers, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

Since its founding in 2001, SAFECOM has worked to improve emergency communication systems’ integrity, security, and interoperability nationwide. In SAFECOM’s first video, SAFECOM in 100 Seconds, stakeholders learned why SAFECOM is important to the public safety community.