Empowering Michigan’s Public Safety: CompassCom’s Advanced Tracking Solutions Revolutionize Emergency Response


In collaboration with the Michigan Public Safety Commission, the Office of Michigan’s Public Communications System (MPSCS) has initiated a strategic endeavor to bolster emergency communication systems across all eighty-three counties. This initiative underscores the pivotal role of effective resource tracking and monitoring in augmenting day-to-day emergency operations and facilitating coordinated responses during crises such as tornadoes, fires, or flooding.

At the recent Michigan Interop Conference, CompassCom showcased its cutting-edge radio and Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) tracking solutions to various local, state, and federal responders. These solutions offer a unique feature set encompassing tracking modems, radios, emergency services, Computer-Aided Dispatch (CAD) connectivity, and off-the-grid capabilities. By providing a single platform catering to the diverse needs of statewide Emergency Medical Services (EMS) organizations, CompassCom is positioned as a frontrunner in addressing Michigan’s emergency communication requirements comprehensively.

The decision of the Michigan Public Safety Commission to collaborate with CompassCom reflects their commitment to leveraging state-of-the-art technology to bolster public safety endeavors. By opting for CompassCom’s tracking solutions, the Commission aims to streamline operations, optimize resource allocation, and ensure the safety and well-being of communities statewide.

Key Benefits of CompassCom’s Solutions:

  1. Real-Time Tracking: Enables continuous monitoring of critical assets and personnel.
  2. Reduced Response Times: Facilitates swift responses to emergencies through efficient resource allocation.
  3. Comprehensive Reporting: Provides detailed insights through comprehensive reporting functionalities.
  4. Integration Capabilities: Seamlessly integrates with existing systems, enhancing interoperability.
  5. Organization Scalability: Scales to accommodate the evolving needs of emergency response organizations.
  6. Tactical Off-the-Grid Solutions: Offers solutions for scenarios where traditional communication infrastructure is unavailable.


The adoption of CompassCom’s tracking solutions by the Michigan Public Safety Commission has yielded significant improvements in public safety efforts statewide. Leveraging advanced tracking technologies, the Commission can monitor critical assets effectively, respond promptly to emergencies, and coordinate resources efficiently. This enhanced operational capability translates into safer communities, reduced response times, and overall improved emergency management across the state.