emergency preparedness

How School Safety Has Changed Since the Columbine School Shooting 20 Years Ago

Todd Miller
April 18, 2019

The 20th anniversary of the Columbine school shooting is on April 20th, 2019 and we’ve learned a lot about school safety since that...

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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 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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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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What Emergency Managers Can Learn From the Midwest Historic Flooding

Mary Kate McGrath
April 03, 2019

In the early Spring of 2019, snowmelt from the “bomb cyclone” and heavy rainfall resulted in record flooding to the midwest region 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Statistics relating to domestic violence in the workplace are often out-of-date and generally unreliable.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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Increasing Severe Weather: How Two Counties Tackle a Growing Problem

Carolyn Berk
March 27, 2019

At Rave, we have the opportunity to work alongside thousands of jurisdictions, universities, schools, and organizations across the US...

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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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Workplace Violence: Why Improving Emergency Communications is Key to Employee Safety

Andrea Lebron
March 19, 2019

Our new eBook investigates the most common types of reported workplace violence, the occupations most at risk from workplace violence,...

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