Violence against NHS staff has rocketed with 186 attacks on medics every day, in particular assaults on ambulance and paramedics has soared to record levels with around six taking place somewhere in Britain daily. A total of 2,300 paramedics and ambulance technicians reported being attacked on duty last year – an astonishing 47% hike in just five years. Sadly, only 17% of incidents led to a police caution or punishment through courts. With indisputable video evidence, that is admissible in court, this figure could be easily increased to reflect the very serious nature and threat to personnel, who are trying to save lives. Full 360° CCTV vehicle surveillance will also act as a deterrent and reduce the number of assaults.
There is a staggering increase in assaults on NHS staff with a 47% increase on paramedics and ambulance technicians in the last 5 years. Only 17% of incidents lead to a police caution or punishment through court. The 6th Sense solution offers indisputable video evidence, that is admissible in court, this figure could increase and equally act as a deterrent.
In recent years fire fighters throughout the country have increasingly been attacked whilst attending calls. Bricks, bottles, stones, fireworks and other missiles have been thrown at them as well as aggressive verbal abuse. In the last year alone, the number of attacks has doubled nationally, in some areas it has, sadly, tripled. Appliances are often damaged and life saving equipment stolen. These attacks could have tragic consequences if injuries and damaged equipment limit the already short-staffed service. One case of an injured firefighter resulted in 8 weeks off work, this can affect the delivery and ability of the service.
6th Sense Technologies is a specialist vehicle surveillance company offering 360 degree solutions with full 1080p resolution at up to 25 frames per second with high quality audio.
Our surveillance solution has been designed for easy use and has very high functionality. This includes over 7 days on-board solid-state storage, automatic UTC time sync, remote alerts, streaming of an incident and remote access from any computer or laptop. The remote monitoring panel gives detailed information such as flagging an incident and storage remaining. With GPS for map, time and video playback, Meta Data from telemetry such as blue lights, doors open, incident flagging is bookmarked for easy searching. The footage will automatically upload through 3G, 4G, LTE and WiFi and has intelligent remote backup which can restart from the correct point, if connection is lost.
Our system comes with many other features and attributes as standard and we can configure the solution to fit with your specific needs/requirements.