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Seconds Save Lives: Florida Turning Tragedy Into Action

Mary Kate McGrath
April 02, 2020

On February 14, 2018, an armed assailant entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, killing 17 people and...

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Why School Safety Doesn’t Just Start and End with Schools

Tara Gibson
April 02, 2020

School safety is consistently top of mind for educators across the United States, even amongst the unprecedented time of the...

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Everyone's Signing Up for Alerts Through Emergency Notification Systems. Now What?

Andrea Lebron
April 01, 2020

Around the country, jurisdictions with emergency notification systems are witnessing huge increases in community members signing up to...

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How a Drug Addiction Recovery Team (DART) Can Tackle the Opioid Crisis

Tara Gibson
April 01, 2020

The opioid crisis doesn’t seem to be slowing down. 2018 data shows that in the United States 128 people die after overdosing on...

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How Tennessee Legislation Raises Awareness About Protecting Nurses From Assault

Mary Kate McGrath
March 31, 2020

In February, the Tennessee Nurses Association Introduced a new piece of legislature, one which healthcare providers hope will raise...

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Advice for Evaluating Safety Communication Solutions for Businesses

Tara Gibson
March 31, 2020

Earlier this year, we conducted a survey on employees' perceptions of workplace safety and emergency preparedness and published the...

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Next Steps Once Your Higher Ed Campus Becomes a Quarantine Facility

Mary Kate McGrath
March 30, 2020

In early March, colleges and universities in the United states canceled in-person classes and sent students home in response to the...

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What is a Crisis Response App?

Tara Gibson
March 26, 2020

There is no set definition to describe a crisis response application or app in the K-12 education space, although the words 'crisis...

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Managing Mental Health Remotely For K-12 Schools

Mary Kate McGrath
March 26, 2020

In response to the international outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), K-12 schools across the country are canceling classes...

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Best Practices for Business Communications during the Coronavirus Outbreak

Tara Gibson
March 25, 2020

During this unprecedented period of uncertainty and disruption, organizations that implement best practices for business...

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How State and Local Governments can Enforce Social Distancing Policies and Better Protect Employees in the Community

Tara Gibson
March 25, 2020

While the U.S. remains behind most of the world in terms of the number of confirmed coronavirus infections per 100,000 citizens, state...

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The Benefits of Providing the Smart911 and Rave Prepare Service to Communities During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Mary Kate McGrath
March 25, 2020

Rave Prepare and Smart911 are services endorsed by thousands of public safety agencies and currently helps more than 45 million...

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