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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...

How Out-of-Date is Your Disaster Recovery Plan?

Andrea Lebron
May 14, 2019

According to a survey of disaster recovery decision makers, only one-in-seven businesses continuously update their disaster recovery...

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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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A Closer Look at Severe Weather Preparedness at a Large Hospital

Mary Kate McGrath
April 30, 2019

Managing safety during severe weather preparedness can be difficult for any healthcare facility, but coordinating emergency...

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How to Spring Clean or Marie Kondo Your Emergency Plan

Samantha Hoppe
April 24, 2019

When the weather starts to warm up, it’s a sign to refresh with spring cleaning. The Japanese organizing consultant and recent Netflix...

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Could AI Integrations in Healthcare Help Reduce Nurse Staffing Issues?

Mary Kate McGrath
April 23, 2019

Across the United States, nurse staffing shortages are putting a strain on hospital workers and jeopardizing patient safety. In April,

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How Petrochemical Plants Can Communicate With Employees and Communities When Disaster Strikes

Mary Kate McGrath
April 23, 2019

In August of 2017, Hurricane Harvey dropped more than 60 inches of rain on the Houston Ship Channel in Texas. The flat coastal plain...

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Lessons Learned from The New Zealand Shootings

Samantha Hoppe
April 17, 2019

The Christchurch mosque shootings on March 15 shook New Zealand and prompted a powerful inquiry into the worst mass murder in the...

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Managing Hospital Safety During Nursing Strikes

Mary Kate McGrath
April 16, 2019

In March of 2019, unionized nurses in New York City delivered a formal strike notice to the three largest hospital networks. The...

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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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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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