Tablet Command Partners with First Arriving for Real-Time Dispatch Information

Dec. 8, 2021
The partnership will provide First Arriving's Digital Dashboard users with real-time dispatch information from Tablet Command including nature of call, address, units dispatched, and more.

Richmond, Va. and San Rafael, Calif. - First Arriving, a leader in technology for public safety and local government, and Tablet Command, a leading incident response and management solution provider, today announced they have collaborated to provide real-time dispatch information for First Arriving’s Digital Dashboards.

The partnership will provide Dashboard users with real-time dispatch information from Tablet Command including nature of call, address, units dispatched, call notes, turnout timer, ETA and distance, custom alert tones, maps and ESRI layers. There are more than 100 integrations and features available through First Arriving’s dashboards for large display screens, desktops and tablets. 

“Tablet Command is proud to collaborate with First Arriving to support the needs of the First Responders we serve,” said Van Riviere, President and CEO of Tablet Command. “Ensuring that response personnel are provided with the most timely and accurate information possible to support their mission, is a shared value between Tablet Command and First Arriving.”

Tablet Command’s mobile incident command and response solution increases situational awareness, speeds incident response, streamlines incident management, and improves accountability for everyone in a department. Tablet Command also serves as a complete MDT replacement with custom features tailored to each department. 

“Public safety professionals need solutions that improve performance, communication and crew safety,” said Ross Hopkins, First Arriving’s Senior Product Director. “We’re excited to add Tablet Command to our growing list of Digital Dashboards integrations that help departments work more efficiently and safely.” 

First Arriving’s Digital Dashboards provide full integration with a growing network of more than 100 leading third party technology platforms, features and service providers. From small volunteer fire departments to some of the nation’s largest public safety agencies and local governments, First Arriving’s dashboards service customers in more than 46 states and Canada. Learn more about First Arriving’s Digital Dashboards and other integrations at

About Tablet Command

Tablet Command is a mobile incident command and response solution that increases situational awareness, speeds incident response, streamlines incident management and improves firefighter accountability. With Tablet Command, an incident commander can tap and drag responding apparatus onto an emergency scene, track progress against critical checklists, and time-stamp every maneuver and benchmark throughout an incident. Tablet Command is also a complete MDT replacement with features tailored to the needs of the Fire Service. For more information, visit

About First Arriving 

First Arriving is a leading technology and marketing company specializing in fire, EMS, law enforcement, and local government. First Arriving provides innovative solutions, including digital dashboards and signage, websites, video production, and marketing services that transform and engage. First Arriving’s clients include renowned public safety brands, agencies of all sizes, associations, and nonprofits. First Arriving is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, and serves clients across North America. For more information, visit


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