The Vermont Public Safety Broadband Commission collected data in 2015 from first responders through a survey designed by FirstNet. We surveyed over 850 public safety entities in Vermont, with a response rate to the survey of over 70 percent. Survey methods utilized included: email, phone, mail, and door-to-door.
Vermont's First Responders:
- Estimated number of first responders: 26,000
- Estimated number of public safety entities: 850
- Estimated number of first responder devices: 7,500