Saving Time & Money - Higher efficiency with two-way pagers

For volunteer firefighters all across Europe, a POCSAG paging system provides solid performance at modest costs and is a dependable backup for the national radio network. Learn how the Scottish Ambulance Service and the fire brigades of Saarland and Sankt Augustin are using two-way pagers to boost coordination and resilience while cutting response times and costs.


  • For the Scottish Ambulance Service, the two-way pagers help distribute key information and attain the goal of multi-network resilience.
  • Saarland’s integrated control centre has reduced the time to alert the required number of volunteers and send them to an incident by up to 15 minutes.
  • The Rhineland town of Sankt Augustin’s fire brigade has cut its annual wage costs by €53,500. The brigade’s 125 RES.Q paid for themselves within six months.


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About Swissphone Wireless AG

About Swissphone

The Swissphone Group is a leading solution provider, that designs, develops and manufactures the most secure and reliable alerting and critical messaging solutions. Our core business is reliably transmitting information to responsible personnel, be it for alerting, notification, searching or informing. Our solutions cover the entire alerting chain from triggering, managing, and distributing, to escalating and reporting alarms.

Our mission is to help to protect lives and properties. We aim for optimum customer centricity and innovation leadership, delivering solutions of the highest quality with total reliability. We serve public safety organizations, emergency and health care services, facility management and IT services, as well as manufacturing and oil & gas industries.

Swissphone was founded in 1969 by Helmut and Erika Kochler. The company with 200 employees has a prominent market presence with subsidiaries in Germany, Austria, France and in the USA, as well as a growing network of international partners. The corporate headquarters and the production site are located in Samstagern in Switzerland near Zurich.

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