Can AR Glasses Help Firefighters Gain Situational Awareness?
StateTech, March 7th, 2019
March 7, 2019,
Volume 252, Issue 1

"In the future, fire departments may combine the use of augmented reality glasses and drones to improve operations and safety...

The 2018 wildfire season was the deadliest and most destructive wildfire season on record in California, and it included the blaze that destroyed the town of Paradise in Northern California, which became the single deadliest wildfire in the state's modern history.

In situations like those, firefighters need all of the situational intelligence they can get, and sometimes the flames may be too intense to send personnel out to look for survivors or survey a scene..."

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