New Features

Alpine Software is constantly working to improve the RedNMX System. Here is a list of some recent fixes and improvements.

Date Feature Example Module Type Status Referral
+Fire Investigation Report Bug Fix

A bug was found and fixed that was causing documents in the Fire Investigation Report to progressively decrease in size.

  ARS Error in System Done RedNMX System
ID: 783
+A reinspect button has been added to the Mobile version of Inspections

You may now enter a reinspection automatically using a button , provided a connection with the server is available.

  INSP Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 781
+Years of Service Report

The Years of Service Report now includes the Status History Add Time function. This allows you to add past blocks of service for members going way back.

  PERS Enhancement Done Grand Island Fire Company, Inc
ID: 779
+Violation Count Report

Added a report for counting the number of each violation code that occured in a time period.

  INSP Enhancement Done Lower Allen Township Fire Department
ID: 778
+New filter for FEMA

Added in a NFIRS incident type filter for the Apparatus FEMA reports. You can now select up to 6 incident types to filter by.

  APP Enhancement Done Kearny Fire Department
ID: 777
+Agency Image upload

Added the functionality to upload individual agency images that will show up on system reports

  REDNMX Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 775

Enabled the printing of individual agency logo's on reports instead of using the general image.

  REDNMX Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 776
+Date done field for Parts and Labor

A new field has been added to the service and labors parts history. It is the date the invidual service was done, or the part was used.

NF APP Enhancement Done Rochester Fire Department
ID: 774
+View Export Error

There was an issue when a person would open the export file in excel, and then try to export to the open file from the view. The export file name for a view now has the date and time in the file name so that it will always be unique.

NF REDNMX Error in System Done Clayton Fire Department, New York
ID: 773
+NFIRS 5.0 Mobile Property Make

There were a few codes missing in the NFIRS 5 Mobile Property Table. These have been added and will be included in the next update.

  INC Error in System Done Hauppauge Fire District
ID: 772
+Kiosk Bailout Inspection

The inventory number and the last inspection date to the status window.

NF FINGER Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 771
+Added to the NFPA report

The NFPA report is now more comprehensive and convers more of the sections regarding the Fire Fatalities and Injuries.

  INC Enhancement Done Lower Allen Township Fire Department
ID: 770
+ReInspect Button

Made the reinspect button create a new inspection on the date indicated in the return date field of the inspection form.

  INSP Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 769
+Enhanced Select Narrative Fuinction

It is now possible to use the select narrative more than once in a narrative. For example, you could type several words, select a narrative block and it will add it on the end. You could also select another narrative and add it to the end.

NF REDNMX Enhancement Done Bay Shore Fire District
ID: 768
+Date Sold Inventory Query

The inventory reports that use the Date Sold Field have been corrected.

  INV Error in System Done Baldwin Fire District
ID: 764
+Responder Non Standard Shift Support

The scheduling view of the Responder app now supports customizing when a "day" begins and ends.

  RESPAPP Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 766
+Expiration Date

The expiration date has been added to the inventory report criteria, and also to the inventory report.

NF INV Enhancement Done Baldwin Fire District
ID: 767
+New Parameter for Turn Out Gear Report

Added the option to select inventory status when running the Full Inventory Turn Out Gear Report

  INV Enhancement Done Bushnells Basin Fire Department
ID: 765
+Manpower Averages and Totals by Incident Type

The Manpower Analysis by Incident Type has been optimized to run upwards of 50 times faster as the number of queries has been reduced to run better on the Cloud Servers.

NF INC Enhancement Done Muskegon Central Dispatch
ID: 762
+Years of Service Calculation Prompt

The Years of Service Prompt has been changed to better describe if you need to run the routine prior to sort a report.

NF LOSAP Enhancement Done Port Washington Fire Department
ID: 763
+Inventory Manufacturer

A correction was made to the inventory manufacturer Setup. It was missing a setup field. This has been corrected.

  INV Error in System Done Cortlandville Fire District
ID: 761
+Attendance Check Box System

The Multi Agency Check Box Attendance System has been enhanced so that when you check off a different agency, you cannot select another one until it is drawn up.

  REDNMX Enhancement Done Loudoun County Department of Fire & Rescue
ID: 760
+Personnel Awards and Citation Tracking

A new record history has been added to the personnel history tab. It is called the Award and Citations History. You can add different awards that are given out to fire and ems personnel.

NF PERS Enhancement Done Brentwood Fire District
ID: 758
+Searching Report Dictionary

The Report Search System has been enhanced. It is now possible to search for the existance of 2 key words that can exist in the report description, menu choice, or narrative.

Alpine Tech personnel have been updating the report dictionary with search tags to better assist in this function.

NF REDNMX Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 759
+NFIRS Validition October 2020 Update

Incident validation updated for the following enforcement changes by FEMA:

In addition the following enforcement rule changes/corrections were made:

1) Only Primary Agency, State, and Their Number is submitted in section D (Mutual Aid Given or Recieved) if Type = 3 or 4.

2) If Incident Type = 571 (stand by) and if Aid Given or Received = codes 3, 4 , then only the information on
the Basic module through Block D will be submitted. Limited optional fields from sections E, F, G, H, I, and J will be submitted. No change for end user.

3) Corrected critical error with Human Factors on Fire Report. Only age value will be submitted if "Age was a factor" is checked. Previously defaulting to 0 and is now sending null value. No change for end user.

  INC Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 757
+Years of Service Sort

Added prompt when selecting Years of Service Sort option for personnel reports.

This will prompt users to recalculate the stored YOS value for all personnel so reports sort correctly.

Prompt will only occur once if YOS calculations are determined out of date.

  PERS Enhancement Done Port Washington Fire Department
ID: 756
+Schedule Sub Type Catch All in Gui

If a Schedule type has a sub type, it will show up on the gui if it is a catch all type

  SCHD Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 755
+E911 Call Queue Enhancement

Enhanced ability to queue E911 or caller id entries from the dispatch control screen.

This will allow dispatchers to start the dispatch call taker screen from an E911 entry and save as a queued call.

This saves call taker information allowing dispatchers to come back later to if higher priority calls come in.

  DISP Enhancement Done Amherst Central Fire Alarm Office
ID: 753
+Responder Training and Event Sign Up Limits

Responder app has been updated to include the new Training/Non Incident Event sign up limitations. Users of the RedNMX System can set minimum and maximum attendance limits for an event. The Responder app now displays and enforces these limitations.

NF RESPAPP Enhancement Done Jericho Fire Department
ID: 752
+Work Order Request Type now Mandatory

When entering a work order, the Request Type field is now mandatory to ensure pages for the work order get sent out.

  WO Enhancement Done Brewster Fire Department
ID: 751
+Active / Inactive Bulletin Board Status

A new bulletin board concept has been developed that works for departments that always have active calls. The attached image shows both the active and inactive bulletins.

- Status Screens like Truck Out of Service and Messages can always be seen.
- Ability to display the schedule.
- Screen cycles through all active calls.

If there is a time that there are no calls, the inactive mode will be displayed.

NF TB New Module, Email for Info Done City of Niagara Falls Fire Department
ID: 749
+Target Solutions Import Fix

Fixed the Target Solutions import to be compatible for TLS 1.2. This change is to keep RedNMX Target Solutions Interface compatible to continue pulling certifications into RedNMX

  NI Error in System Done Loudoun County Department of Fire & Rescue
ID: 748
+Personnel Batch Change Update System

A new feature has been added to the personnel system. This function allows you query specific personnel, and then select a field to be changed.

This can also be used to correct bad data. For example, you can update the PERS.CITY field with the correct data.

You can select any field in the personnel table to batch change and update.

NF PERS Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 743
+New View: Individual Training History

A new view has been added to the Non Incident Module. It is called the Training Certifications History. This view shows all training entries for all personnel You must have Non Incident Setup rights in order to access it.

You can also
- Search by the unique identifier.
- Search by personnel
- Search by a date attended range.
- Search by the course expiration date.

NF NI Enhancement Done Loudoun County Department of Fire & Rescue
ID: 744
+iOS 14 Support

Alpine Software is pleased to announce support of Apple iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 for our RedNMX AVL and Responder Mobile Apps.

You will NOT need to make any update to the AVL or Responder. It is already installed.

  RESPAPP Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 745
+Rank Search by Identifier

The Personnel Rank History View has been enhanced. This view can only be accessed when you have personnel set up security settings on.

A new search has been added. It is the Identifier field. This is a unique field that is included in the personnel detail printout. This field does not repeat and cannot be reused.

NF PERS Enhancement Done Loudoun County Department of Fire & Rescue
ID: 739
+New View: Committee History

A new view has been added to the system to assist in auditing LOSAP for the entire fire department. This is called the Committee History. You must have personnel setup rights to be able to access this view.

NF PERS Enhancement Done Loudoun County Department of Fire & Rescue
ID: 741
+Personnel Involved View

A new view has been added to the Non Incident module. It is called the View Personnel Involved. This view is used to display all personnel involved in non incident events.

You must have Non Incident Module setup rights to access this view.

You are able to access the view from the main menu. There are also several search parameters.

NF NI Enhancement Done Loudoun County Department of Fire & Rescue
ID: 742
+New Report

A new report has been added to the system. It is called the Personnel Detail History report. This report printouts all of the history for a single person. It includes
- Call Attendance
- Non Incident Attendance
- Schedule or Duty Hours History
- Rank
- Committee History
- Individual Training History
- Instructor History.

This data is printed in order as it happened. Each category is color coded and their are totals on the bottom for points and length.

This report is helpful in auditing point systems.

NF PERS Enhancement Done RedNMX System
ID: 738
+Additional Searches

A new column and field search has been added to the the primary schedule view. This search is called the Identifier. This is the first column in the view.

This is the SCHDHIST.SCHDHISTID primary key field. This field cannot be changed or repeated, even if the last five records are deleted, the next record have the next key that would have been used.

NF SCHD Enhancement Done Loudoun County Department of Fire & Rescue
ID: 736