Presentation on theme: "Eidg. Institut für Schnee- und Lawinenforschung SLF A combination of old and new telephone technologies – the number 187 in Switzerland, Thomas Stucki."— Presentation transcript:
Eidg. Institut für Schnee- und Lawinenforschung SLF A combination of old and new telephone technologies – the number 187 in Switzerland, Thomas Stucki
Telephone 187 Telephone: 1.in addition to radio and fax the most important chanel to spread the bulletin widely before internet and other „modern“ services were developped 2.more detailed information and „modern“ services (internal cannibalism) ==> importance decreased significant What has to be done? ==> to end the service? ==> new orientation (with new technologies)?
Telephone 187 from winter 2007 more information - national avalanche forecast - regional avalanche forecasts - data - special information (SLF + MeteoSwiss) more service and flexibility - voice control / button control - MMS-Service ==> hearable, visible, map based Problems: - complexity of information - clever intuitive navigation - technical complexity - „computer voice“
Telephone 187 from winter 2007 how does it looks like? - navigation national bulletinregional bulletin and data language MMS 187
Telephone 187 from winter 2007 how does it looks like? - presentation Mässige Lawinengefahr Allgemeines: Am Weihnachtstag gab Mässige Lawinengefahr Die frischen Trieb- Schneeansammlungen sind immer noch stör- anfällig und sollten um- national bulletin regional bulletin and data
Telephone 187 from winter 2007 the maps are very small..., but the same we use in the internet (recognition)
Telephone 187 from winter 2007 Further steps - direct query to get the MMS immediately - joint specific products SLF - MeteoSwiss - one number for all natural hazards general longterm question: Do we want to have a international (european) avalanche-information number?