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Could the Power of Design be the Answer to Preventing School Violence?

Andrea Lebron
February 14, 2019

The American Institute of Architects believes the power of design could be the answer to preventing school violence and has launched...

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How A Pioneering Massachusetts City is Addressing 9-1-1 Caller Location Challenges

Amelia Marceau
February 13, 2019

The city of Springfield, Massachusetts is leading the way in addressing 9-1-1 caller location challenges. Springfield is 31.9 square...

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Healthcare IT Budgets Forecasted to Increase by 8.8%

Andrea Lebron
February 12, 2019

The consultancy group Forrester Research has forecasted that healthcare IT budgets will increase by 8.8% in 2019 due to increasing...

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Do Emergency Blue Light Boxes Work? The History of This Campus Safety Tool

Mary Kate McGrath
February 11, 2019

If you have visited college or university recently, odds are that you saw an emergency blue light box on campus. In a mobile phone...

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Grove City, Ohio Makes the Case for 911 Chat in Domestic Violence Incident Response

Amelia Marceau
February 06, 2019

A variety of emergency situations may arise in which someone calls 911, but is unable to talk to the dispatcher. Having the ability to...

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How to Comply with OSHA's Guideline Safety Controls for Home Healthcare Workers

Andrea Lebron
February 05, 2019

The relevance of complying with OSHA's guideline safety controls for home healthcare workers has recently taken on greater...

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How Student Government Can Play a Role in Campus Safety

Mary Kate McGrath
February 04, 2019

Student governments can play a major role in campus safety. According to the American Student Government Association, "An evolved...

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A Closer Look At Restorative Practices and the Positive Influence on School Safety

Mary Kate McGrath
January 31, 2019

One of the most pressing concerns in K-12 education is excessive discipline and its role in the school to prison pipeline. The ACLU...

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What to Know about the Smart911 Upgrade’s Impact on the Mental Health Crisis

Laura Costello
January 29, 2019

Recently, we introduced the first-ever Smart911 mobile app, but the mental health crisis has introduced a new opportunity for Smart911...

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New Report: How Tech Empowers Traveling Healthcare Workers' Personal Safety

Andrea Lebron
January 29, 2019

Community nurses, personal home care aides, and other traveling staff practice in some of the most dangerous situations in the...

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Could Increasing Tariffs Have An Impact On Campus Safety Budgets?

Mary Kate McGrath
January 28, 2019

In September, tariffs of up to $200 were imposed on Chinese goods, causing many to worry the trade war would intensify. The tariffs...

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A Lesson in School Emergency Planning From The Parkland School Shooting

Carolyn Berk
January 24, 2019

The tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida in February of last year shocked the U.S. As details...

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