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Not Just "Part of the Job" Healthcare makes up just 9 percent of the overall U.S. workforce—but experiences nearly as many violent injuries as all other industries combined. And the rate of violence is rising. The overall violent crime rate at hospitals increased in 2016 compared to the previous year. Knowing these staggering statistics, it’s [...]
May 10, 2017
Case Study: Stony Brook Medicine Relies on Rave Alert During Super Storm Sandy Stony Brook Medicine, a 603-bed facility with over 6,000 employees, leveraged Rave Alert during multiple emergencies during Super Storm Sandy to communicate with hospital staff during the  30-hour campus-wide network outage.   For a 48-hour period throughout Super Storm Sandy, the on-campus [...]
May 9, 2017
Ensure Everyone is Protected with Rave Alert SMS Opt-in SMS Opt-in, a Rave Alert add-on, provides an easy way for people – employees, contractors or visitors – to sign up for temporary or long-term inclusion in your alert database. Members of your corporate community opt-in to receive alerts using SMS and a keyword unique to [...]
May 9, 2017
Communicate and Protect with Rave Alert SMS Opt-in SMS Opt-in, a Rave Alert add-on, provides an easy way for people – residents, commuters or visitors – to sign up for temporary or long-term inclusion in your alert database. Members of your community opt-in to receive alerts using SMS and a keyword unique to your organization. [...]
May 9, 2017
How a Multi-National Consumer Goods Manufacturer is Improving Communications Speed and Corporate Resiliency In 2015, the corporation recognized several critical issues that caused significant inconveniences for their employees and impacted their bottom line. As a result, the division of a large multi-national consumer goods manufacturer selected Rave Alert to improve their ability to rapidly communicate [...]
Apr 28, 2017
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Healthcare violence makes healthcare the most dangerous work environment. Doctors, nurses, aides, and staff are all at risk of workplace violence. As the video highlights, the data is staggering. At Rave, we can help. Our healthcare safety solutions provide critical communication capability and increased safety at the facility, team, and individual levels.
Apr 13, 2017
Expand Campus Protection With Rave Alert SMS Opt-in SMS Opt-in, a Rave Alert add-on, expands accessibility to your Rave Alert communications. It lets members of your campus community opt-in to receive alerts using SMS and an assigned keyword unique to your institution. You can use a keyword for multiple events and can have multiple keywords. [...]
Apr 5, 2017
911 SMS Service chat success

911 Director of Ottawa County in MI measures the ROI of the 911 SMS service enabling dispatchers to connect with 911 callers via SMS text.

Apr 5, 2017

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
emergency notification

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
safety technology

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
Panic button at nassau county
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