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Emergency Management recently posted an article on the adoption of mobile tablets for mobile damage assessments.  Software companies are noticing this trend as well.  At the Virginia Emergency Management Symposium last week there were three companies that offered solutions mobile damage assessment, including Crisis Track where we exhibited our damage assessment application.

One attendee told me that of the 12 years he’s gone to the conference he’s never seen such a selection for emergency management software solutions with mobile damage assessment capabilities. This is very good for the emergency manager.

What was missing in the article and at the conference was a quick guide for the mobile devices themselves.  Based on our field experience, here are some additional considerations when selecting a device for mobile damage assessment: Continue Reading