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Mobile app creates a virtual safety network of friends and family

Feb 9, 2015

The City of Decatur has announced it is replacing its CodeRed emergency notification system.

Feb 4, 2015

Smart911, a new emergency data service, assisted first responders in locating a person during a near-fatal home fire.

Jan 30, 2015
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Cedar Park residents can now create personal safety profiles that could help officers know more about callers’ needs before arriving on the scene of an emergency.

Jan 28, 2015

The Williamson County city northwest of Austin is the first in the metro area to offer the system called Smart911.

Jan 27, 2015
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Arkansas Department of Emergency Management encourage all citizens to learn more about Smart911, and how signing up could one day save your life.

Jan 16, 2015
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The Cullman County Emergency Management Agency will soon be able to provide residents with emergency alerts sent to their cell phone, landline or email.

Jan 14, 2015
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The Chamblee Police Department is urging citizens to create their own Smart911 profile. Spending a few moments now could end up saving your life later.

Jan 14, 2015

Precious time can be wasted in a search for a missing child, & a new standard to find missing children is making strides in Arkansas. The standard is known as Smart911.

Jan 13, 2015
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In honor of AMBER Alert Awareness Day, the City of Milan Police Department is joining Smart911 & encouraging parents to do 3 things to keep their kids safe.

Jan 13, 2015
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For enterprise security professionals to develop or modify emergency response plans, there are a number of specific points to remember about the answering of 9-1-1 calls and the dispatching of first responders.

Jan 7, 2015
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The enhanced 911 safety database known as ‘Smart911′ allows users to prepare for an emergency before one strikes.

Dec 17, 2014
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On November 6, Dan Hoffman called 9-1-1 for help but wasn’t able to speak.

Dec 9, 2014
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The Student Government Association safety committee is encouraging Ball State to adopt a mobile app called Rave Guardian to keep students safer on campus.

Dec 2, 2014
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City officials are hoping an upgraded 911 system will improve response to emergencies by providing 911 operators more information about callers.

Nov 18, 2014
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In an emergency, the time it takes for 9-1-1 to send help can mean the difference between life and death. Now, Smart911 is helping you get help – faster.

Nov 13, 2014
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Albuquerque police are making a push for a new technology that could speed up their response to 911 calls.

Oct 23, 2014
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A new app known as Rave Guardian is sweeping college campuses across the country, and it’s all about safety.

Oct 22, 2014

A relatively new program called ‘Smart911′ allows residents to provide lifesaving information online before an emergency strikes.

Oct 22, 2014
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The Rave Guardian Campus Safety App functions as a “virtual Safewalk,” said Deputy Chief of Police for DPS Paul Shanley.

Oct 17, 2014

Glenn County has joined the ranks of more than 500 municipalities in 35 states whose citizens can participate in Smart911.

Oct 15, 2014
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Before Tempe’s implementation of Smart911, the only information automatically given to a 9-1-1 dispatcher about the caller was extremely minimal.

Oct 14, 2014
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Smart911, which is free to use, enables users to create an online safety profile which collects data that could be useful in the case of an emergency.

Oct 14, 2014
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Mayor DeMaria & public safety officials in Everett, MA announced today that they have taken a step forward in public safety by becoming a Smart911 community

Oct 13, 2014
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“Smart911 will allow citizens to take a proactive role in the safety of their families, as well as help emergency responders save time & ultimately lives.”

Oct 9, 2014