Technology Against Tragedy: VR Helps Train Firefighters

Firefighter training is an excellent example of how Virtual Reality can sharpen situational awareness skills and allow firefighters to “practice” working under difficult and dangerous conditions. VR training greatly reduces risk and eliminates destruction of the training environment. And, team members can repeat exercises indefinitely.  At CES 2017, FLAIM Trainer™ was presented as one of several use cases of HTC's Vive Tracker accessories, which can track the movements of people or objects and replicate them in a virtual world. In this case, ... Read more