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Guidelines for Generating Public Safety Benchmark Scenario Set



Richard A. Rouil, Chunmei Liu, Antonio Izquierdo Manzanares


There is a need to establish well-defined, public safety scenarios for the evaluation of current and future communication technologies for first responders. The scenario descriptions must contain enough details to be considered representative of key public safety operations and their communications needs. The purpose of this document is to provide guidelines for developing these so-called “public safety scenarios”.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 8247
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Public safety communication, scenarios, modeling


Rouil, R. , Liu, C. and Izquierdo, A. (2019), Guidelines for Generating Public Safety Benchmark Scenario Set, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed May 26, 2024)


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Created May 1, 2019, Updated January 27, 2020