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Rugged Tablets for Public Sector Fire Department

The technical capacity of rugged Windows tablets coupled with their unmatched durability make them the ideal tool for mission critical computing; from the office to the battlefield.  Professionals working in the military and public sector not only need access to intelligence remotely, they often need to capture information in the field.  There are several software applications, available for rugged devices, designed to facilitate effective and safe work flows in virtually every area of the public sector.  

For EMS, Fire and Police, crews have access to better and more vital information on-site allowing individuals to quickly and accurately complete reports or respond to various needs. 

Workforce Health Checks

Many organizations are making the choice to implement health checks for their employees upon entrance to the facility. With MobileDemand’s rugged xTablets, you can easily conduct and track workforce health checks, all while our rugged xCases keep the device protected. Check out 5 ways our tablets are streamlining health checks.


  • Law Enforcement
  • Fire Departments – Our ultra-mobile, rugged, wireless-enabled tablets support customized applications and field investigation forms and let you take advantage of easy input and one-hand operation.
  • EMS – You can count on us to deliver lightweight, field-ready tablet computers that are designed for any situation where versatility is critical to a successful mission.
  • Public Works Inspection – Whether it’s restaurant and food or building code inspections, tough tablet PCs will let you get more work done faster.
  • Military & Defense – MobileDemand xTablets meet the computing requirements for rugged exposure and real-time communications that military applications demand.
  • Homeland Security & Border Patrol – Our ultra-mobile, rugged, wireless-enabled handheld tablets withstand the harsh working conditions that you encounter on a daily basis. 


  • Improve workplace and customer COVID-19 screenings by easily attaching a thermal camera to our rugged xCases to record and track temperatures upon entering the facility. Other screening measures, such as pulse oximetry and questionnaires about general health, recent travel, or exposure, can be recorded as well.
  • Collect and organize mission-critical data anywhere
  • Wirelessly transfer evidence information or images to agencies
  • Instantly access criminal records
  • Real-time access to the latest building code information for enforcement
  • Expedite issuing permits
  • Eliminate errors and duplication of work


  • Workplace health checks 
  • Field interviews
  • Ticketing and citations
  • Inspections with photo documentation (Fire safety, building codes, health inspection, etc.)
  • Investigations (Accident, criminal, insurance, etc.)
  • Personnel tracking and deployment
  • Field command center operations
  • Security and crowd control
  • Emergency response
  • Real-time access to various department databases 
  • Photo evidence and cataloging
  • HazMat

Tablet Features

  • Secure, user-friendly Windows Pro OS
  • Devices built to survive rain, snow, dust, vibration and drops to concrete
  • Handheld, stationary or vehicle-mounted handling options
  • Quick-release vehicle mounts for take the device in to the field
  • Integrated, tethered or wireless barcode scanning
  • Bluetooth and various I/O ports for attaching keyboard, printer and more
  • Secure wireless LAN and WWAN communications
  • GPS for location stamping and turn-by-turn directions
  • Color camera for photo documentation

Case Studies

EMS Patient Care Using Microsoft Surface Tablet with Rugged Case

EMS Patient Care Using Microsoft Surface Tablet with Rugged Case

Northglenn Ambulance utilizes the Microsoft Surface and MobileDemand rugged xCase for patient care applications.

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Sullivan Police Department Deploys Vehicle-Mounted Rugged Tablets

Sullivan Police Department Deploys Vehicle-Mounted Rugged Tablets

Sullivan Police Department deploys rugged tablets at a fraction of the cost of previous in-vehicle laptops.

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Schertz Motorcycle Police Unit Improves Efficiency and Community and Officer Safety

Schertz Motorcycle Police Unit Improves Efficiency and Community and Officer Safety

xTablets Provide Mission-Critical Data to Schertz Motorcycle Police Unit to Improve Efficiency and Community and Officers Safety.

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Download our Mounting White Paper

Title: A Step-by-Step Guilde to Mounting Rugged Tablets

Content: Ruggedized tablets improve productivity, worker safety, and information flow, but only if configured and mounted correctly.

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