The Bradford Volunteer Fire Department has requested town to buy software that may assist it maintain observe of studies.
According to Assistant Fire Chief Shane Blevins, the pc report system software would price round $2,295 every year. Blevins advised the Bradford City Council on Wednesday that the system, which has cloud storage, is a submitting and reporting system that “makes it loads simpler for us to retrieve a report” and in addition helps with monitoring upkeep on the fireplace vans.
“If we’d like a report say for John Doe’s automobile fireplace, we are able to look that up very simply,” Blevins stated.
He stated the division would additionally must get some tablets for use with the software, and so they. vary from $200 to $400 relying on the sort.
“We need to be economical however we additionally need to get a pill adequate sufficient to deal with the reporting system,” Blevins stated.
Mayor Dennis Whitener requested how quickly Blevins wanted the supplies as a result of he thinks Blevins can be higher off updating issues with a brand new pc additionally. Blevins stated at subsequent month’s council assembly he would deliver again pricing figures for the tablets. He stated all firefighters can be skilled on the brand new system and tablets.
Bradford has three fireplace stations and Blevins stated he thinks every fireplace station wants its personal pill.
There was no motion taken on the tablets by the council on the brand new software system. However, the council did approve spending $319 every for 4 new LED lights for Engine No. 4.
The council additionally accepted the fireplace division’s vote for Steven Sexton to be an assistant fireplace chief, taking the place of Danny Knight, who stepped down from the place.