Innovations and Westnet, Inc. to Partner in Upcoming Episode About Fire Safety

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Innovations with Ed Begley Jr., announced today that it will feature Westnet, Inc. (Westnet) in an upcoming episode, airing fourth quarter 2016 via Discovery Channel. Dates and show times TBA.

In this episode of Innovations, viewers will learn about Westnet’s First-In® Fire Station Alerting System, which was designed to provide all of the information necessary for crews to respond in the fastest possible manner. First-In uses ramped, cardiac-kind tones and visual display devices located throughout the station to give First-Responders the key information they need to respond. The First-In Fire Station Alerting System is a reliable, dependable, modular system that can be scaled for use in any department. First-In is widely used in career, volunteer, combination and military departments throughout the country.

“Westnet is committed to utilizing the most advanced technologies available in our products in order to improve the response capabilities, as well as the health and safety of firefighters throughout the United States. We are excited to participate in this exploration of what technology can provide the fire safety community,” said Richard Matheny, President of Westnet, Inc.”

“Westnet understands the critical nature of responding to the scene of an emergency in the quickest time possible,” said Ken Sawyer, Producer for the series. “This is very important when saving lives. We look forward to bringing light to this lifesaving technology.”

About Westnet Inc:
Westnet, Inc. is a state-of-the-art communications company headquartered in Huntington Beach, California with an East Coast Division facility in Fairfax County, Virginia. Founded in 1975, Westnet, Inc. has 40 years of experience and remains the standard-bearer for quality RF and public safety notification systems throughout the country. The original First-In Fire Station Alerting Systems were installed in 1993 in the City of Huntington Beach, California and are still alerting firefighters today. Westnet, Inc. is the sole manufacturer of the highly regarded First-In Fire Station Alerting System and has received national recognition for reducing response times as well as the prestigious Air Force Best Practices Award for bringing 21st Century Emergency Dispatching to Fire Emergency Services.

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About Innovations and DMG Productions:
Innovations, hosted by award winning actor Ed Begley, Jr., is an information-based series geared toward educating the public on the latest breakthroughs in all areas of society. Featuring practical solutions and important issues facing consumers and professionals alike, Innovations focuses on cutting-edge advancements in everything from health and wellness to global business, renewable energy, and more.

DMG Productions (responsible for creating the Innovations show) includes personnel specialized in various fields from agriculture to medicine, independent films to regional news and more. Field producers work closely with experts in the field to develop stories. This powerful force enables DMG to consistently produce commercial-free, educational programming that both viewers and networks depend on.

For more information visit or contact Ken Sawyer at (866) 496-4065 x810 or via email at Ken(at)

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