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The Difference between a Nurse Calling System and a Mass Notification System in Senior Care Facilities

Nurse calling systems and mass notification systems in senior care facilities differ widely in their purposes; but, as both types of...

Should all Schools Require School Resource Officers?

Andrea Lebron
June 13, 2019

When you think about a School Resource Officer (SRO), what image enters your head? One in which a benign law enforcement officer helps...

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The Growing Concern in Rising School Shootings and Student Stress

Tara Gibson
June 06, 2019

The startling increase of school shootings and school security threats over the last few years is starting to take its toll on student...

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Why San Francisco Ban of Facial Recognition Technology Should Spark More Conversations

Andrea Lebron
May 29, 2019

The City of San Francisco voted to ban facial recognition technology on Tuesday, May 14th, 2019, but for many, this stance is sparking...

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The Role Communication Plays in Workplace Safety for Nurses

Mary Kate McGrath
May 21, 2019

Even though the healthcare industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the United States, reports show that rates of violent...

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Best Practices for Rip and Replace Technology Projects

Mary Kate McGrath
May 21, 2019

When it comes to best practices for rip and replace technology projects, opinions vary from “if it ain't broken, don't fix it” to “big...

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Here are the Top School Safety Terms You Should Know

Mary Kate McGrath
May 16, 2019

In an era with unprecedented risks, putting together a comprehensive safety plan is more crucial than ever for school safety...

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How Out-of-Date is Your Disaster Recovery Plan?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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How the Measles Outbreak Affects School Safety

Mary Kate McGrath
May 09, 2019

On April 29, 2019, federal health officials said that measles continues to spread across the United States, with over 700 documented...

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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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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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