The sheer volume of data from next generation communication tools and sensors risks overwhelming or distracting first responders from their critical activities. As a result, first responders may make the wrong decisions, not because they lack relevant data, but because they are unable to quickly extract key insight from this flood of information. Information overload creates obstacles for first responders to perform their duties safely and efficiently.
(DHSVideo by Science & Technology Directorate/Released)
Date: May 07, 2020