Building Safety Systems with Dynamic Disseminations of Multimedia Digital Objects (10 Jan 2003)
One example of an SOS is the Hypermedia Emergency Plan (HEP) that we developed between 1998 and 1999 for the city of Valencia's underground transportation system (Metro Valencia). In operation since 2000, the HEP was developed to reduce response time in the case of an emergency. To this end, the HEP combines multimedia information-video, sound, 3D models, text, and graphics-coming from various sources and makes the information available to Safety Managers so they can make the right decisions in moments of stress.
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