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How To Lead Your Company To Superior Business Continuity

Caroline Duncan - Sep 26, 2019 3:12:37 PM

Topics: Emergency Alert System- Business Continuity

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Is Your Company Prepared To Deal With An Active Shooter Situation?

Caroline Duncan - Aug 16, 2019 5:03:08 PM

With mass shooting incidents seemingly on the increase across the United States, many businesses and other organizations are turning their thoughts to the subject of gun violence and keeping their people safe during an active shooter incident.

Topics: Alert Software- Emergency Alert System- Mass notification- Security Awareness Training

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5 Ways An Alert System Can Help Keep Your Employees Safe During An Earthquake

Caroline Duncan - Aug 13, 2019 6:27:17 PM

In many parts of the world, the ever-present threat of earthquake is part of everyday life.  In recent weeks alone there have been earthquakes of over 5.5 magnitude in Turkey, Indonesia, New Zealand, Taiwan, Chile, Afghanistan and Japan.

Topics: Alert Software- Emergency Alert System- Mass notification

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Choosing A Critical Communication Software: Free Spreadsheet

Caroline Hamilton - Jul 11, 2019 5:39:47 PM

If you’ve decided to improve internal communication within your organization, by now you’ve probably realized that it can be quite challenging. Ensuring that people get the right information in a timely manner not only helps them to do their jobs well, but helps build your company culture, boost engagement, increase productivity and gives you a strategic advantage over your competitors.

Topics: Emergency Alert System- Internal Communication Best Practices- Internal Communication Channels- Internal Communication Strategy- Mass notification- Change Management

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10 Most Useful Message Templates For Your Staff In The Event Of An Emergency

Caroline Duncan - Jul 9, 2019 8:07:03 PM

Emergency situations can happen at any time, and often when you least anticipate them.  But that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared for emergencies if and when they happen.

Topics: Alert Software- Emergency Alert System- Mass notification- Security Awareness Training

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Real life scenarios of DeskAlerts in action in emergency situations

Caroline Duncan - Feb 15, 2019 4:44:26 PM

Being prepared in advance to deal with any emergency scenario can help to keep your employees safe when your company is faced with the real thing.

Topics: Emergency Alert System

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Real Time Mass Notification: When Every Second Counts

Caroline Duncan - Feb 14, 2019 6:07:46 PM

It’s well-known that when an emergency situation unfolds, every single second counts and can be the difference between life and death or injury and safety.

Topics: Emergency Alert System

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Survey Your Employees about Your Emergency Plan

Caroline Duncan - Jan 9, 2019 1:22:54 PM

No matter where your business is located in the world, it’s more than likely that you have legal obligations - as well as ethical and moral ones - to ensure your employees have a safe workplace.

Topics: Alert Software- Emergency Alert System- Security Awareness Training

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Test Yourself: Do You Need Alerting Software?

Caroline Duncan - Dec 4, 2018 11:00:00 AM

There are many scenarios that could take place where you need to take action quickly to let employees know that there is a dangerous situation that could affect them. This can include a fire, gas leak, active shooter, terror attack, natural disaster, civil unrest or severe weather event.

Topics: Alert Software- Emergency Alert System

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How to Notify Your Employees in One Minute When There Is an Active Shooter

Caroline Duncan - Nov 28, 2018 11:00:00 AM

If an active shooter is on the loose, you’ll have little-to-no warning that they are about to attempt to kill and injure people.

Topics: Alert Software- Desktop Alerts- Desktop Alerts Software- Emergency Alert System

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