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This resource explores key findings from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission Report and how school administrators can apply these lessons to the wide range of emergencies happening in schools every day.More
Why have major cities like Washington, DC chosen the Rave Panic Button to streamline data and communication sharing during emergency events? Karima Holmes, Director of the Office of Unified Communications, explains why choosing Rave Panic Button to protect 90,000 students was a “no brainer”, and how it’s helped her and the DC public schools collaborate for improved public safety.More
Rave Alert™ offers healthcare organizations like yours the ability to deliver unlimited messages to unlimited recipients that you can access from any Internet-connected device.More
Hospitals and healthcare facilities are looking for ways to alleviate the strain on nursing professionals and reduce costs and wasted resources on staff shortages. This eBook discusses how these organizations can use technology to fill last-minute callouts, and much more.More
Eaton County officials in Michigan get the word out to the right people at the right time with Rave Alert’s flexible messaging platform.More
Join Maureen Will from the Newtown, CT Emergency Communications Center and Chief Deputy Todd Johnson from Newberry County, SC to discuss what school administrators can do today to prepare for future threats and incidents.More
A survey of over 300 respondents in various management roles in the healthcare industry reveals their biggest safety concerns and preparedness initiatives.More
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Join Todd Miller, our Chief Operating Officer, along with healthcare emergency management leaders, to discuss key findings from our recent survey - Emergency Preparedness and Security in Healthcare.More
Springfield, Massachusetts became the first in the state to partner with RapidSOS, Uber and Rave for greater mobile caller accuracy. This move has greatly benefitted Springfield, especially as the city adjusts to an influx of visitors in town for its new casino. Call takers can now quickly turn on additional mobile caller location data provided through RapidSOS from Uber, Apple, and Android without disrupting their systems or processes.More
Join David Batastini, our senior director of product marketing, to discuss how colleges and universities are handling their evolving responsibilities of campus safety and what role mass notifications systems play in these situations.More
Residents can download the Smart911 app for free to create a Safety Profile and receive targeted alerts.More
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Join NENA Past-President Rob McMullen as he discusses what he learned over the year as he traveled to various 9-1-1 centers and agencies across the United States. Find out what he sees are the biggest trends in 9-1-1 including the future of Next Generation 911.More
Campus safety personnel are looking for new ways to engage with their student communities, such as interacting with them on a personal level and holding self-defense classes. But there’s still a challenge in engaging with these students and campus safety officers.More
The Denver 9-1-1 team shares how they’re using technology to solve one of the biggest challenges in emergency response: finding mobile 9-1-1 callers.More
Rave Panic Button, a mobile application, enhances emergency response by communicating details of an onsite crisis to faculty, staff, and security resource officers, while simultaneously notifying 911 officials.More
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Keeping business operations going at hospitals is vital for their patients and the communities they reside in. Especially when a severe weather alert or an adverse event strikes
A growing number of 9-1-1 calls involve a person with mental or behavioral health conditions, presenting an unfamiliar set of challenges for first responders.
After implementing Rave Alert into its IT environment, Rancho Santiago Community College District (RSCCD) was gearing up to do a quarterly test when it needed to switch gears. Read the case study to learn about RSCCD’s best practices and how it uses the SMS Opt-in feature to temporarily keep in touch with visitors during campus events.
Smart911™ Safety Profile & Text-from-911 Helps Divert Domestic Violence Incident in Kent County, MI.
Communities across the country have used Rave Alert for a diverse range of incidents and needs. Learn about how Rave Alert was used in five cases, and why was it such a valuable asset to emergency managers, 9-1-1 directors, government officials and first responders.
Learn more about MUSC’s approach to crisis communications and best practices to communicate with its community.
Explore statistics from the recent survey on Emergency Preparedness and Security Trends in Healthcare.
Maintaining continuity of operations every day is important, especially during a public health emergency or a disaster. Download the guide to learn how to manage shift changes.
Hospitals and healthcare facilities are looking for ways to alleviate the strain on nursing professionals and reduce costs and wasted resources on staff shortages. This eBook discusses how these organizations can use technology to fill last-minute callouts, and much more.
Healthcare organizations want their traveling workers to keep them updated about incidents and inform them what actions to take. Learn in this eBook how these organizations can use technology to help their traveling nursing personnel stay connected and be empowered about their personal safety.
Download this guide to find out if you need an organization-wide notification system that will allow you to have two-way communications over multiple channels with all of your employees, wherever they’re located.
An emergency may impact your ability to notify your employees. How do you get your employees’ attention? How can you get your message out? Can you effectively give them the necessary information when the time comes?
A survey of over 300 respondents in various management roles in the healthcare industry reveals their biggest safety concerns and preparedness initiatives.
The average office employee sends and receives up to 200 emails a day, with additional studies reporting that employees spend up to six hours a day reading emails.
Join Todd Miller, our Chief Operating Officer, along with healthcare emergency management leaders, to discuss key findings from our recent survey - Emergency Preparedness and Security in Healthcare.
Springfield, Massachusetts became the first in the state to partner with RapidSOS, Uber and Rave for greater mobile caller accuracy. This move has greatly benefitted Springfield, especially as the city adjusts to an influx of visitors in town for its new casino. Call takers can now quickly turn on additional mobile caller location data provided through RapidSOS from Uber, Apple, and Android without disrupting their systems or processes.
Join David Batastini, our senior director of product marketing, to discuss how colleges and universities are handling their evolving responsibilities of campus safety and what role mass notifications systems play in these situations.
In November 2013, Grove City became the first location in Ohio to implement emergency response technology, Rave 911 Suite, to provide actionable data to 9-1-1 and first responders, and provide better support to community members with medical issues and disabilities.
This roadmap guides you through the CMS Emergency Preparedness Requirements made mandatory as of November 17, 2017.
Staffing is the single greatest expense the healthcare industry faces, taking up almost 50%-60% of operating costs.
Safety is a top concern for healthcare employees and they believe their employers make it a priority. Though healthcare employees mostly feel safe at work, there’s a disconnect about how they’re informed and their knowledge of certain emergency plans.
Rave Eyewitness for K-12 schools brings affordable text messaging based crime tips to schools across the country. Its reporting tool allows school administrators to establish a record of an incident to be used in incident management and after-action procedures.
As the expectations and needs of communities continue to grow, state and local governments are expected to do more with less. Communities can rely on Rave’s scalable platform to send internal and external mass notifications and receive critical real-time incident information.
Join NENA Past-President Rob McMullen as he discusses what he learned over the year as he traveled to various 9-1-1 centers and agencies across the United States. Find out what he sees are the biggest trends in 9-1-1 including the future of Next Generation 911.
Technology is essential for reaching out to communities on college and university campuses, and one channel that would be effective is a mobile safety app. There is a lot to consider though when choosing the right app, so here are 10 questions to ask your campus app vendor beforehand.
Higher education institutions are spending millions of dollars annually to ensure that their students, faculty, and personnel are safe on and off campus. See why investing in the mobile safety app Rave Guardian can further your safety efforts with Rave Alert.
Campus safety personnel are looking for new ways to engage with their student communities, such as interacting with them on a personal level and holding self-defense classes. But there’s still a challenge in engaging with these students and campus safety officers.
The Denver 9-1-1 team shares how they’re using technology to solve one of the biggest challenges in emergency response: finding mobile 9-1-1 callers.
Delayed, inaccurate, or unreliable mobile location data is a problem for every 9-1-1 center today. Rave is proud to partner with RapidSOS to bring life-saving Apple device location data to 9-1-1 call takers and first responders.
Today, colleges and universities are sending mass notifications to their campus communities when imminent dangers strike, but as a recent survey shows, they aren't leveraging these systems to communicate with their students, faculty, staff and visitors during everyday activities.
This best practices guide will help you establish a robust online vulnerable needs database.
Since deploying Rave 911 Suite in January of 2017, Newberry County 9-1-1 call takers use the Rave 911 Suite tools on over 15% of calls. Facing an increase of 9-1-1 mobile calls that provide limited information, Newberry County Sheriff’s Office added the Rave 911 Suite to improve the data associated.
Rave CEO Todd Piett is joined by Don Aviv (Interfor International) and Juliette Kayyem (Zemcar) for a webinar discussing results from a recent survey, revealing four key findings on workplace safety and preparedness fro
How software as a service can aid in the process of collecting, sharing and using data effectivelyTo respond effectively during a disaster, it’s first vital to understand the demographics of residents and visitors.
There is no more powerful tool for business than communication.
Innovative PSAPs across the nation are tapping into using SMS text messages to resolve abandoned calls.
It’s the responsibility of businesses to protect and communicate with their employees during emergencies.
Fluor Reduced Required Alert Send Steps by 67% by Moving from Everbridge to Rave Alert Fluor, a long time user of WebEOC for incident management and day-to-day operations, needed emergency notification integration with WebEOC
Leveraging Employee Emergency Notifications at Michigan State University Federal Credit UnionThe Michigan State University Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU) recognized the need for an employee emergency notification system for emergenc
Orange County, VA recently unified its community engagement strategy by enhancing its Rave platform with Rave Alert mass notification.
During this webinar, Keith Carpenter, Senior Security Manager, GE Appliances, a Haier Company, shows how he used Rave Alert to connect with widely dispersed employees impacted by hurricanes Irma and Harvey.
“Alerts are only as effective as the number of people in your database.
When Bay County Central Dispatch mass alerts volume exceeded one million messages annually, they decided to upgrade their emergency notification system.
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.
Stony Brook Medicine, a 603-bed facility with over 6,000 employees, leveraged Rave Alert during Superstorm Sandy to communicate with hospital staff during the 30-hour campus-wide network outage.
How a Multi-National Consumer Goods Manufacturer is Improving Communications Speed and Corporate ResiliencyIn 2015, the corporation recognized several critical issues that caused significant inconveniences for their employees and im
The Ultimate Emergency Notification Systems EvaluationWe conducted a full Emergency Notification Systems evaluation to ensure your campus safety is receiving far more than just “good enough” when
How Sending 911 Text Messages through the Rave 911 Suite is the Solution to Saving More Lives and Money in Ottawa County, MI.
Campus Sexual Violence is a major topic of conversation nationwide with some reports highlighting lack of institutional response.
Simplified Internal and External Incident Communication with the Rave Alert Extension Through WebEOCThe Rave Alert Extension for WebEOC provides seamless integration between WebEOC and Rave Alert.
Award-Winning Hospital Selects Rave Alert, Replacing Existing Mass Notification System with for Faster, Easier Emergency CommunicationsLike all hospitals, Carle Foundation Hospital operates on a 24/7 schedule.
Effective Communications Made Easy by Rave Alert for Business and EnterpriseBacked by industry leading security, availability, and customer support, the Rave Alert mass notification system for effective business communications quickly
The national Insurance Services Office (ISO) assessed the City of Dubuque’s risk of fire damage and emergency response and preparedness over the summer of 2015.
A survey of hundreds of Student Government Association members from colleges and universities across the country demonstrated how college students perceive safety on campus from who they would call in an emergency to the safety measures t
Tracy Clark, a dispatcher for the Grove City, OH Police Department who has two sons with autism. Tracy has been trained to keep people safe but is always concerned about the safety of her twin boys with Autism.
Visit www.Smart911Facility.com to provide public safety with facility information such as floor plans, buildings, fire and utility information, and more.
Nashville Emergency Communications Center (NECC) is a consolidated center providing all call taking and dispatch services for Law Enforcement, Fire and EMS in Nashville and Davidson County (TN).
New Jersey Courts Leverage AlertNew Jersey Courts Leverage Rave Alert when Superstorm Sandy comes through. Judiciary systems are challenged by the shear logistics of coordinating schedules that are constantly in flux.
Technology has changed the way we communicate. We can now send notifications faster, through more channels, and to targeted audiences. Technology’s advancements have also changed the public’s expectations.
This infographic highlights the importance of indoor location; how obtaining an accurate location for an emergency incident is critical to a fast and effective response.
Seattle, Washington, in need of an enhanced alert for citywide emergency notification system and internal department alerts and communication, selected Rave Alert after an exhaustive comparative vendor review.
As hurricane season approaches, Hurricane Preparedness Week focuses our attention on what we can be doing to improve our community’s readiness and avoid the disaster of Mass Evacuation.
In this webinar, find out how additional data is improving public safety, having a positive impact on citizens, 9-1-1, Police, and first responders — and how it all fits easily into your existing operations.
On November 6, Dan Hoffman called 9-1-1 for help but wasn’t able to speak. It was unknown to dispatchers at the time, but Dan’s house was on fire and he was overcome with smoke.
In this Rave Guardian Mobile Safety App webinar, discover why over 100 colleges and universities across the US have chosen to use Guardian.
Following the 2013 Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Amendments to the Clery Act (also know as the Campus SaVE Act), campuses have tried to navigate competing advice and guidance to understand the new requirements.
Chief Duane Phillips, Director of the Metro Nashville Emergency Communication Center, welcomes NENA National Conference attendees to Nashville. Invites everyone to sign up for Smart911 while visiting.
Technology and social demands are the changing role of 9-1-1. From a wide range of data sources providing information, to improved 9-1-1 to first responder communication the role of 9-1-1 is changing.
In this 45 Minute Webinar Presentation, Alachua County Public Safety Expert, Keith Godwin, Teams Up with Rave Mobile Safety to Demonstrate the Process of Enhancing Community Safety with Smart911.
Moderated by managing partner Dr.
Director of Emergency Management at Ohio State University, Bob Armstrong, discusses a recent bank robbery that took place on campus property.
Scott Ruf talks about how he selected Smart911 and what impact it has on his community.
During the Boston Bombing social media played a large role in the communication strategy of local colleges’ Emergency Managers. Listen as BC, UMASS Boston and Suffolk University Emergency Managers discuss its impact.
Download the Webinar Rave Mobile Safety and Margolis Healy partnered in a forum for three Boston campuses to share their experience of the Marathon Bombing, lockdown & aftermath,and campus crisis communication.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s strategy of whole community preparedness has been in the emergency management lexicon for a couple of years.
While technology and communications around weather threats has never been more sophisticated, the risk of message oversaturation also increases, which can cause a slingshot effect where the community starts to tune out critical, potentially life-
Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) provides a flexible and sophisticated means to deliver content and instructions for notification distribution.
FSU Guardian is a new service that allows you to rapidly provide information about yourself to the FSUPD during an emergency.
Rave Mobile Safety is the most trusted software partner for campus and public safety.
Picture this scenario: One afternoon in a quiet campus lab a crisis erupts when containers of an abrasive chemical begin leaking. The toxic fumes create an environmental hazard requiring an immediate evacuation and lockdown.