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SECURING OUR SCHOOLS: CREATE SAFER ENVIRONMENTS FOR CHILDREN, TEACHERS AND FACULTY USING THE 4-Ds

The recent tragedy at the Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School has evoked emotions not seen since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in 2012. One element that hasn’t changed are the opinions as to how to prevent horrors like this from happening again. Some leaders talk about school-based security measures and opinions include arming teachers, […]

IS YOUR SCHOOL PRACTICING COMPREHENSIVE SECURITY AND CRISIS PLANNING?

Recent events in the domestic and international school communities have highlighted the broad threats facing students and institutions globally. As a safety technology company we specialize in providing tools that mitigate risks within the international school community, at live events and in corporations. The current tragedies have prompted us to further enhance our TOTALITY platform […]

SEVEN STEPS TO OPTIMIZING YOUR SECURITY GUARD PROGRAM

In addition to their traditional duties, school leaders, business managers and operations staff members often have supervisory responsibility for the security guards. Additionally, leaders and managers of schools, institutions and businesses that do not employ a dedicated security or risk manager are frequently assigned these responsibilities though many lack specific experience or security training. Fortunately, […]

IS YOUR SCHOOL CRISIS PREPARATION GAUGE IN THE GREEN?

International schools face a wide range of threats and hazards varying from community to community. Despite different threats, the pre-planned and practiced response protocols required for the majority of crisis situations number just a few. In the case of an earthquake, flood, roof collapse or even a gas leak the likely first response would be […]