News & Resources

News & Resources


911 system failures are becoming all too common. The latest involves the death of a 6-month-old girl when T-Mobile failed to deliver the mother’s 911 calls. Why do they happen and who’s to blame?

May 12, 2017
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

From Discussing the Trending Attacks on Soft Target Locations — to Experiencing the San Diego Mass Shooting First Hand

May 3, 2017

Rave Mobile Safety announced today that it has recently won four prestigious industry awards for its excellence in innovative lifesaving technology.

May 2, 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
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
Journal reports on school safety

Members of the Warwick Police, Fire and school systems watched a demonstration of the Mutualink and Rave Panic Button inter-operable Response and Preparedness Platform

Mar 13, 2017

During the evening of Wednesday, March 8, 9-1-1 centers across the country began reporting a 911 outage with AT&T callers trying to call for emergency service.  Based on our own data representing nearly 20% of the nations calls, across a diverse geographic area, the impact of the outage can be seen in the chart below.  […]

Mar 10, 2017
Journal reports on school safety

Warwick schools see demonstration of new Panic Button phone app to improve school safety. All staff members in the city’s schools can now download the Panic Button from Rave Mobile Safety on their phones. When they open it, they can press one of five buttons: “active shooter”, “fire”, “medical”, “police” or “911 other”.

Mar 10, 2017
Rave Critical Safety Technology

Mutualink and Rave Mobile Safety rolled out their integrated solution following a presentation to the Warwick School Committee and subsequent contract award. After a quick implementation process, responders and administrators conducted thorough training and scenario planning over several months.

Mar 10, 2017

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

Mar 8, 2017
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The notifications will keep residents and travelers informed on potentially hazardous situations involving weather, traffic and other emergencies.

Mar 7, 2017

How Law Enforcement Agencies Are Leveraging Technology To Develop and Support Community Policing

Even before community policing became a common term in law enforcement circles, our clients were driving Rave down the path of creating solutions that foster improved communications and sharing of information with the populations they serve. From mass notification solutions to anonymous crime tips, to scale-able vulnerable needs registries, Rave was nudged down the path of helping enable community policing before we knew what it was.

While many of the concepts of community policing have been tested in projects across the country for years, the concept of community policing began to really take shape and gain momentum following a series of high profile events involving police and citizens across the United States over the past few years. Gallup conducted a poll in the summer of 2015 to measure public confidence in the police:

Mar 3, 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
Seminole school officials consider increasing student safety with Rave Panic Button.  The app helps teachers report emergency situations at the touch of a button. Read the Article Related Articles
Feb 28, 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