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Enhancement to Mobile Safety App and Publishing Portal

The Dude's safety and emergency preparedness application has been updated to support the new mobile operating systems for Apple iOS10 and Android Nougat. Behind the scenes and under the hood, updates were performed concerning push notification …

Author: Dave Kornegay

While a mobile safety platform is critical for accessing emergency response plans and procedures during major emergencies, mobile resources can also be supportive for more common scenarios. From first aid guides to fire drill and evacuation procedures, …

Author: SchoolDude
CrisisManager Helps Southeast Louisiana District Maintain Safe Schools

St. Charles Parish Public Schools, a school district in southeast Louisiana, is now using its mobile safety platform CrisisManager. Home to nearly 10,000 K-12 students and 1,700 employees across 28 building locations, St. Charles Parish Public Schools’ …

Author: SchoolDude
Back to School Safety Checklist
  • 8/4/2015

While students are gathering their back-to-school supplies, school administrators and security personnel are busy marking off their own safety checklist. When it comes to emergency preparedness plans, there is always room for improvement as there is no …

Author: Jed DeGroote

During the summer, K-12 and campus school leaders get a break from students, but that doesn't mean there is a shortage of things to do. Safety planning is on every school's summer to-do list. Here are a few tips to consider before students crowd school …

Author: SchoolDude

In the news recently is a Texas "campus-carry" bill that would make Texas the 8th state where it would be legal to carry concealed weapons on public college campuses. Campus Safety magazine recently surveyed campus security professionals on how they …

Author: SchoolDude

We’ve added another stellar K-12 school district to the  CrisisManager user list – Houston County Schools (Ala.). Serving approximately 6,400 K-12 students in southeastern Alabama, Houston County Schools is using CrisisManager to increase the …

Author: SchoolDude

We are pleased to announce that our mobile safety app CrisisManager has a variety of new features, which include: Actionable plan banners and event icons – Offering even more customization, users can send emails, make a call or text with just a click …

Author: Anonymous
Q&A: Disaster Preparedness Tips and Trends Webinar Part II

In the 2nd of our 2-part series to continue the discussion on disaster preparedness and safety management, we want to answer YOUR questions. We had such a positive response to Paul Timm, security expert and President of RETA Security, he was flooded with questions by webinar attendees. We’ll review some of those questions here. Read on for Paul's answers or watch the recording!

Author: Sam Zippin

In the second of our Professional Development Webinar Series, we focused on safety management and disaster preparedness, to help give school leaders actionable plans for various emergencies and concerns that can arise. Paul Timm is a security expert, President of RETA Security, and has done hundreds of assessments, emergency planning and training for educational institutions nationwide. 

Paul asks the audience what their biggest concern is when it comes to safety management, analyzes the results, and dives into each of these concerns and best practices to address each of these within your buildings. Watch the recording now for more of Paul’s feedback.

Author: Sam Zippin
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