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Emergency Notification Systems Evaluation: Review the 6 areas outside of strict technical criteria that can make or break your emergency notification system efforts including process, training, data hygiene, support, local network capacity, and over-communication.

Mar 21, 2017

Don Aviv, COO of Interfor International, reviews corporate risk management and the 4 emerging trends central to corporate safety & security.

Mar 8, 2017
Bridging the Gap: 21st Century Community Policing Police shootings and violent confrontations with citizens seem to be a staple of nightly news. Whether it's an accurate portrayal of police-community reality or not, it's a visible factor driving police around the country to reevaluate basic tenets of policing and how departments engage with their communities. Bridging [...]
Mar 2, 2017

With so little time between beginning and end of a violent incident, access to emergency plans in the critical moments when an incident occurs can substantially reduce response times and increase school safety.

Feb 23, 2017
Rave Mobile Safety

Rave 911 Suite helps 9-1-1 call takers and first responders make faster, better decisions, shorten emergency response times, and save lives.

Feb 10, 2017
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By utilizing outbound 911 text messages, the Ottawa County 911 Center saw a massive impact on the effectiveness of 9-1-1 call taking and emergency response. Download the Rave 911 Suite case study to learn more about how Ottawa County is leveraging 911 text messages to achieve a higher response rate on dropped calls, high cost avoidance, and numerous lives saved.

Feb 7, 2017
When Bay County Central Dispatch mass alerts volume exceeded one million messages annually, they decided to upgrade their emergency notification system. Bay County Central Dispatch selected Rave Alert based on its capabilities and flexibility to send both broad and targeted communications at a high volume. Implementation was smooth, non-disruptive, and efficient. 75% of database migrated [...]
Jan 11, 2017

How law enforcement can use technology to better protect 911 callers with a mental health emergency, as well as the first responders reporting to the scene.

Jan 11, 2017
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Brian Berry, Vice Chancellor of Arkansas Community College, Hope, leads an informative discussion on how his school implemented Rave Panic Button across two campuses, and its impact with actual lifesaving examples.

Dec 5, 2016
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Executive Director of Ottawa County Central Dispatch Authority analyzes and details their positive economic impact of Smart911Chat over the past two years.

Dec 2, 2016
Rave Mobile Safety
Protect Your People and Business The Rave Critical Communication Platform lets you communicate effectively in all situations. Notify your entire company, message within departments, and keep individual employees connected – all through a unified platform. Unified communication and response platform enhances employee safety and corporate resilience: Global corporate notifications Fast coordinated local response Personal corporate [...]
Oct 25, 2016
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Active shooter and heart attack incidents are highlighted to represent corporate emergency response methodologies for individual & mass incidents at work.

Oct 11, 2016

Weather emergencies require proactive communication & engagement with your entire community, and fast response to those with access or functional needs.

Oct 5, 2016
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Orange County resident John Nettles said his wife, Carol, registered with Smart911, and it proved life-saving when he suffered a heart attack on his farm.

Sep 30, 2016
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Rave Command View provides integrated views of all 911 activity including information collected from the Smart911 Platform. See and react to real-time 9-1-1 call traffic and trends. Easily drill down from map to ticket to call details, and support overloaded call takers.

Sep 29, 2016

The number of veterans injured in combat that require long-term medical care has risen substantially throughout the decade as veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan return home.

Sep 9, 2016
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Case Study on School Safety: Nassau County Protects 200,000 Students with Rave Panic Button Nassau County, NY upped its school safety and protection for 350 schools and over 200,000 students by implementing Rave Panic Button to protect students and respond faster to emergencies. If a gun man arrives on a school campus, rapid reaction and response [...]
Sep 1, 2016
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Additional Data for Faster, More Effective Response Smart911 helps 9-1-1 call takers and first responders make faster, better decisions, shorten response times and save lives. The Smart911 information and communication platform helps in multiple ways: Helps protect first responders Advances police-public partnership and communication Embraces  and leverages mobile technology Connects with vulnerable populations Smart911 is trusted by […]

Sep 1, 2016
Keep your employees connected and protected when traveling or moving through less than safe areas. Rave Guardian transforms mobile phones into personal safety devices. It enhances employee safety with a 9-1-1 panic button and by connecting your employees to a virtual safety network of colleagues, family, and Corporate Security. Download
Aug 29, 2016
Rave Mobile Safety
Real-Time Common Operating Picture for 9-1-1 Supervisor view of all 9-1-1 call traffic plus Smart911 assisted calls and facility data. Clearly visualize real-time 9-1-1 call traffic and trends on a secure, web-based map. Consolidate and view 9-1-1 calls from regional PSAPs. Empower supervisors to join and support SMS texting sessions with callers. Download
Aug 25, 2016
Rave Mobile Safety
Simplified Access to 9-1-1 Call Data Gives 9-1-1 Directors and Supervisors easy, anytime web-based access to call reporting data and analytics. Map-based data offers intuitive insight into your historic call data. Easily roll up call data for a region without technical help or spreadsheets. Heat maps provide easy visualization of call hot spots. Easy to [...]
Aug 25, 2016
Simplified Internal and External Incident Communication Through WebEOC The Rave Alert Extension for WebEOC provides seamless integration between WebEOC and Rave Alert. By extending WebEOC capabilities through this unique product integration, users can now send multimodal broadcast alerts from within WebEOC. In turn, the integration lets Rave Alert clients initiate WebEOC incident creation processes from within Rave Alert. Together, these solutions [...]
Jun 27, 2016

Domestic violence costs more than $37 billion a year in law enforcement involvement, legal work, medical and mental health treatment, and lost productivity at companies. By providing additional data prior to arrival on scene, the Smart911 platform, and in particular, the Safety Profile and texting components give 9-1-1 and public safety tools to resolving incidents quickly and safely.

Jun 22, 2016
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Case Study: Carle Foundation Hospital Selects Rave Alert Award-Winning Hospital in Urbana, Illinois Replaces Existing Mass Notification System with Rave Alert for Faster, Easier Emergency Communications Like all hospitals, Carle Foundation Hospital operates on a 24/7 schedule. The critical staffing requirements of the diverse professional and non-professional workforce posed a challenge to its day-to-day operations. [...]
Jun 15, 2016
K-12 Emergency Planning and Response Speed of response matters. Whether medical, fire, active shooter, or other type of emergency, how fast you and your school reacts will change the outcome. With the press of a button on a mobile phone, the Rave Panic Button app gives your a fast direct connection to 9-1-1 and first [...]
May 25, 2016