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The Importance of a Hurricane Emergency Preparedness Plan for Non-Coastal Businesses

Non-coastal businesses may not feel they are at significant risk during hurricane season; but, as recent history demonstrates, the...

What Makes a Comprehensive Hospital Emergency Management Team?

Andrea Lebron
May 07, 2019

A comprehensive Hospital Emergency Management Team is a team designed to cope with any internal or localized emergency, which can also...

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60% of Active Shooter Incidents in 2018 Occurred in Businesses

Andrea Lebron
May 07, 2019

The FBI’s recently-released “Active Shooter Incidents in the United States in 2018” report reveals that, of twenty-seven events...

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Should More Corporate Safety Plans Adopt National Incident Command System Components?

Andrea Lebron
April 30, 2019

Many corporate safety plans are “isolated” inasmuch as they deal with how organizations will respond individually in an emergency....

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How Prepared is Your School to Cope with Gun Violence?

Andrea Lebron
April 25, 2019

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently published a guide for K-12 schools for preventing and protecting against gun...

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The Latest Violence Against Teachers Statistics

Andrea Lebron
April 11, 2019

Finding accurate violence against teachers statistics is practically impossible due to the varying ways in which violent incidents are...

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Examples of Community Policing Strategies at Work

Andrea Lebron
April 10, 2019

Although community policing and the efforts surrounding it may look different in each jurisdiction, there are many examples of...

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The Latest on Workplace Violence Statistics

Andrea Lebron
April 09, 2019

Updated 4/9/2019—The latest on workplace violence statistics 2018-2019 is that many businesses continue to under-report non-fatal...

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What are CMS Hospital Star Ratings and How Are They Calculated?

Andrea Lebron
April 09, 2019

CMS Hospital Star Ratings are a quick-reference guide to the performance metrics of more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide. Because of...

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Why Communication Technology is Just as Vital as Traditional Security Solutions in Schools

Andrea Lebron
April 04, 2019

At the recent NSCA Business and Leadership Conference, Michele Gay, the mother of a victim of the Sandy Hook school shooting, gave a...

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The Prevalence of Domestic Violence in the Workplace and How to Address It

Andrea Lebron
April 02, 2019

Statistics relating to domestic violence in the workplace are often out-of-date and generally unreliable. Nonetheless, the issue...

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How Denver Health Improved its Emergency Notification System

Andrea Lebron
March 26, 2019

Denver Health and Hospital Authority improved its emergency notification system with a new solution, that also brought them into...

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Is Enough Being Invested in School Safety in Rural Areas?

Andrea Lebron
March 21, 2019

Although little data is available to measure how school security budgets are being spent, it appears more is being invested in urban...

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