RapidSOS is an advanced emergency technology company that brings more accurate caller location and additional data to 9-1-1 and first responders.
RapidSOS provides a direct data pipeline from smartphones and other connected devices to Public Safety through the RapidSOS Clearinghouse. The RapidSOS Clearinghouse is a NG911 standards compliant Location Information Server and Additional Data Repository that is accessible to authorized PSAPs through integrations into all major call-taking equipment, mapping software & CAD products.
Through the RapidSOS Clearinghouse, PSAPs can securely access fast and accurate device location from millions of iPhones and Android devices, without the need for the caller to use an app. The RapidSOS Clearinghouse also offers additional data from user profiles (e.g., MedicAlert), smartphone apps (e.g., Uber), wearable devices, connected cars and homes – all in one place and NG911 standards compliant. The RapidSOS data service is free to Public Safety. You can learn more at RapidSOS.com/Clearinghouse.
There are two ways to access the RapidSOS Clearinghouse.
Get access with RapidSOS Portal.
RapidSOS Portal is a web-based portal for PSAPs to access the RapidSOS Clearinghouse within just weeks of claiming their free account. With RapidSOS Portal, any PSAP can receive the benefits of all new data sources available in the RapidSOS Clearinghouse, access training and admin tools, and view real-time data for their agency's jurisdiction on one map view. Simply sign up at RapidSOSPortal.com to authorize your PSAP.
Integrate with your existing PSAP software.
PSAPs can access data from the RapidSOS Clearinghouse through a direct integration with their existing CPE, CAD, or mapping software. When a call comes in from an enabled device to a PSAP with the RapidSOS integration, the Clearinghouse is automatically queried for location and additional data.
Information appears as supplemental data in existing dashboards and PSAP workflows. RapidSOS partners with all major PSAP technology vendors to provide the integration through a simple software update. Contact RapidSOS and your software provider to get started.
Director of Marketing & Communications at RapidSOS