Category: Emergency Notifications

Photo of a police car in moonlight
March 14, 2019 by Sarah Hechler

FEMA’s Integrated Public Alert & Warning System (IPAWS) now includes a new event code called Law Enforcement Blue Alert, or...

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A line of bikes covered by heavy snowfall.
February 25, 2019 by Elizabeth Turick

At least 21 individuals died during the 2019 Polar Vortex—including two university students. The University of Vermont and the University...

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A man in a business suit with his hands around a circle of paper cutout people holding hands
February 25, 2019 by Amanda Cupp

Weather phenomenon isn’t the only concern when considering an emergency plan. OSHA defines workplace emergencies as “an unforeseen situation that...

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Photo of a laptop with an overlay of graphic communication lines.
November 19, 2018 by Amanda Cupp

Effective risk management requires reliable, proven emergency notification systems and protocols. In fact, without the right crisis notification procedures and...

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Photo of the New York skyline with two lights replacing the twin towers.
September 11, 2018 by Elizabeth Turick

In dealing with the aftermath of September 11, 2001, emergency response teams reviewed and analyzed the results of their coordinated...

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Photo of a Hurricane Evacuation Route sign against a stormy sky.
September 4, 2018 by Amanda Cupp

There’s no way around it: If your organization is based in a hurricane zone, you need an effective emergency communications...

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