Category: Emergency Notifications

Graphic image of communication lines connecting icons of people.
October 11, 2018 by Elizabeth Turick

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) developed IPAWS to alert the public across multiple channels, including radio, television, wireless devices 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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Closeup photo of a monitor showing a severe weather map
August 8, 2018 by Elizabeth Turick

From coast to coast, severe weather is a problem for every community. To better protect your constituents during storms and...

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Photo showing a destroyed house after a natural disaster
June 18, 2018 by Elizabeth Turick

Climate change is a growing threat for national and local governments alike. Entire communities can be devastated by extreme weather...

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Photo of a hurricane from space with the acronym IPAWS overlayed
May 25, 2018 by Elizabeth Turick

Today’s emergency alert systems need to be reliable and accurate. In the wake of the terrifying January 2018 false alert to...

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