9/8/2022 – St. Helena, CA – Napa Valley Vintners is happy to speculate $25,000 in know-how that may assist Napa County firefighting personnel improve effectivity and streamline communications.
The IamResponding platform is an emergency notification and response system that may hyperlink the Napa County Hearth Division with volunteer stations positioned all through Napa County – 16 stations all collectively.
“The worth of this method can’t be understated. Essentially the most vital think about any emergency scenario is time. By connecting the fireplace departments in Napa County by way of one system, we can expedite response to fires and emergencies. We’re grateful for the help of Napa Valley Vintners to make this occur,” stated Jason Martin, deputy hearth chief for Napa County.
IamResponding will present a single platform for real-time updates and simultaneous alerts amongst seven Napa County and 9 volunteer hearth departments. It’s going to additionally allow the volunteer stations to maintain Napa County up to date on out there assets every day.
“Our purpose is to function extra cohesively by way of one platform to assist make the very best use of our assets. As a result of assets, akin to variety of folks out there, fluctuate on the stations every day, the platform will present vital time saving data within the occasion of an emergency,” stated Martin.
The system might be applied instantly, and it’s anticipated that the volunteer hearth stations might be on-line and linked by the tip of September.
“Napa Valley Vintners is dedicated to supporting our neighborhood by way of investments in wildfire early detection and emergency response effectivity. Particularly, we’re thrilled to have the ability to fund the IamResponding system that may make an instantaneous impression in combating wildfires this season,” stated Dawnine Dyer, proprietor of Dyer Vineyards and chair of the NVV’s Hearth Prevention and Mitigation Committee.
About Napa Valley Vintners
The Napa Valley Vintners nonprofit commerce affiliation has been cultivating excellence since 1944 by inspiring its practically 550 members to persistently produce wines of the best high quality, present environmental management and take care of the extraordinary place they name house. Since 1981, the NVV has invested greater than $225 million in its neighborhood to offer equitable entry to healthcare and alternative for development in youngsters’s schooling. NVV is devoted to bettering variety and championing inclusivity in its neighborhood and within the wine business. Be taught extra at napavintners.com.