With the rollout of 5G technology comes not only faster data speeds but also more reliable connectivity. For emergency responders, such development could spell the difference between life and death.
5G technology will pave the way for improved emergency services since responders will be able to utilize new mobile innovations such as AR glasses connected to experts in hospitals located miles away, or the real-time transfer of medical data from the field.
Questions to Reflect On
- Will 5G be offered to emergency response teams as a public good?
- What are the financial costs associated with the deployment of 5G?
- Are there any ill effects associated with 5G wireless frequency?
- Will prioritize the roll out of this new technology for emergency services as 5G connectivity is implemented across the globe?