Public Safety First Podcast

FirstNet is America’s first nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated exclusively to public safety. Public safety fought for this network and the First Responder Network Authority team partnered with first responders to deploy a network that meets their needs. Join Dave Buchanan, host of the “Public Safety First” podcast, to discuss the future of emergency communications and FirstNet, and to hear from first responders about how FirstNet is impacting every-day and emergency operations through improvements to coverage, capacity, applications, devices, and security... Subscribe on iTunes, SoundCloud, and YouTube

Latest Episode

Public Safety First podcast logo; Tabitha Smithers stands with helmet in front of helicopter; woods and river; “FirstNet closing communications gaps in rural Virginia”

FirstNet Authority Senior Public Safety Advisor Lori Stone is joined by Tabitha Smithers, an emergency aviation flight nurse and Goochland County Fire and EMS volunteer paramedic, to discuss how FirstNet alleviates communications hurdles in her rural region of Virginia.