EM02-Emergency Routing

Status

Planned

Description

This service package supports automated vehicle location and dynamic routing of emergency vehicles. Traffic information, road conditions, and suggested routing information are provided to enhance emergency vehicle routing. Special priority or other specific emergency traffic control strategies can be coordinated to improve the safety and time-efficiency of responding vehicle travel on the selected route(s). The Emergency Management Subsystem provides the routing for the emergency fleet based on real-time conditions and has the option of requesting a route from the Traffic Management subsystem. The Emergency Vehicle may also be equipped with dedicated short range communications for local signal preemption and the transmission of alerts to surrounding vehicles. The service provides for information exchange between care facilities and both the Emergency Management Subsystem and emergency vehicles.

Includes Elements

City of Columbus Traffic Management Center
City of Columbus Traffic Signals
City of Columbus 911 Call Center
Local Fire/EMS Emergency Vehicles
Local Traffic Management Centers
Local Traffic Signals
City of Columbus Fire/EMS Emergency Vehicles
City of Columbus Police Vehicles
Local Police/Sheriffs Vehicles
Local Fire/EMS Emergency Dispatch
Local Police/Sheriffs Management and Dispatch
Local Medical Centers
City of Columbus Fire/EMS Dispatch