News releases from RapidSOS
Former Secretary of the VA David Shulkin Joins RapidSOS as Advisor for Healthcare Expansion
October 26, 2020
The Honorable David Shulkin, M.D., the ninth United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs (2017-2018), is joining RapidSOS as an advisor to help guide its expansion into the healthcare industry....
RapidSOS, Responder Corp, Orleans Parish Communication District, and Western Fire Chiefs Association Win $1 Million R2 Network Challenge
October 07, 2020
The US Economic Development Administration, in collaboration with the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Public Safety Communications Research division and the First Responder Network...
Cove and RapidSOS Partner to Bring Most Advanced Emergency Response System to Home Security Industry
July 08, 2020
Cove is now certified as RapidSOS Ready, allowing critical data to be automatically sent to 911 in a home invasion, fire, or other emergency, allowing for faster, better-informed response
Total RapidSOS funding grows to $107M as leading digital health and cyber security funds Transformation Capital and C5 Capital invest to revolutionize emergency response
Emergency Tech Company Releases Free Life-Saving Situational Awareness Tool to 9-1-1 Centers Nationwide
February 27, 2020
Jurisdiction View, a new feature in RapidSOS Portal, allows 9-1-1 centers to view accurate location and rich contextual information from 9-1-1 calls in one, active, real-time map interface
New partnership allows 9-1-1 to receive critical on-scene emergency data and access security controls in connected buildings, improving response times and situational awareness.
RapidSOS Closes $55M Series B to Advance Emergency Response Globally
October 08, 2019
American Heart Association and RapidSOS to connect first responders and 9-1-1 telecommunicators with life-saving medical information
RapidSOS Partners with MedicAlert to Provide First Responders with Life-Saving Medical Information
April 16, 2019
Partnership will put Critical Medical Information from Millions of Members into the Hands of 911 Professionals
RapidSOS Raises $30M Series B to Transform Emergency Response Globally
November 06, 2018
New funding continues RapidSOS' mission to deliver life-saving data from any connected device directly to 911 and first responders globally.
Google and RapidSOS Now Provide Emergency Location for 911 Calls Nationwide
September 19, 2018
Partnership provides life-saving location data to 911 via the RapidSOS NG911 Clearinghouse during emergency calls from Android devices
Next Generation 9-1-1 Momentum: Over 1,000 Public Safety Agencies Nationwide Deploy RapidSOS Technology
August 06, 2018
Public Safety Answering Points Across the Country Have Deployed the RapidSOS Next Generation 911 Clearinghouse to Receive Life-Saving Emergency Data at No Cost
Highland Capital, Microsoft Ventures, and CSAA lead funding to link data from connected devices to first responders
Jeff Robertson, Former CEO of Airbus DS Communications, Joins RapidSOS as GM of Public Safety
March 14, 2018
RapidSOS is pleased to announce that Jeff Robertson, former CEO of Airbus DS Communications, is joining the RapidSOS team as General Manager of Public Safety. Robertson will contribute expertise from...
RapidSOS today announced that TJ Kennedy, former President of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), is joining the RapidSOS Advisory Board. Kennedy joins the Advisory Board to contribute...
Bob Freinberg, Former CEO and President of Airbus DS Communications, Joins RapidSOS Advisory Board
October 16, 2017
RapidSOS today announced that Bob Freinberg, former Chief Executive Officer and President of Airbus DS Communications, Inc., is joining the RapidSOS Advisory Board. Freinberg joins the Advisory Board...
RapidSOS Announces Partnerships To Link Wearables to First Responders in an Emergency
August 03, 2017
Emergency Tech Company to Deliver Rich Data Link to 9-1-1 and First Responders from Five Wearable Device Brands
RapidSOS today announced that David Nagel, former CTO of AT&T and SVP for Research and Development at Apple and current General Partner at Forté Ventures, is joining the RapidSOS Advisory Board. Nagel...
Jonathan Peachey, former CEO of Virgin Group North America, joins RapidSOS Advisory Board
June 21, 2017
RapidSOS today announced that Jonathan Peachey, former CEO of Virgin Group North America, is joining the RapidSOS Advisory Board. RapidSOS' advisors bring extensive expertise across industries. Peachey...
Two-Way Data Share Gives Public Safety Community Access to Critical Waze Data and Enhances Driver Safety
Tom Wheeler, former Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Joins RapidSOS Advisory Board
April 27, 2017
RapidSOS today announced that Tom Wheeler, former Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), is joining the RapidSOS Advisory Board. RapidSOS' Advisory Board brings extensive expertise...
-Three former FCC Chairmen join Highland Capital Partners, Motorola Solutions, A3 Ventures (the innovation subsidiary of AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah), Westly Group, Responder Ventures and...
Rear Admiral (ret.) David G. Simpson, former Chief of the FCC's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau, Joins RapidSOS Advisory Board
March 14, 2017
RapidSOS today announced that Rear Admiral (ret.) David G. Simpson, former Chief of the Federal Communications Commission's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau, is joining the RapidSOS Advisory...
William Swanson, Retired Chairman and CEO of Raytheon Company, Joins RapidSOS Advisory Board
January 10, 2017
RapidSOS today announced that William (Bill) Swanson, retired chairman and CEO of Raytheon Company, is joining the RapidSOS Advisory Board. RapidSOS' advisors bring extensive expertise across the...
RapidSOS CEO Tops Forbes 30 Under 30 Healthcare List
January 04, 2017
Haven, from RapidSOS, is a radical evolution of the 9-1-1 service, transforming a singular voice connection into a rich data flow
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