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Emergency Notification Cheat Sheet from MyForce

In recent years, tragic university shootings have increased the focus college-bound students and their parents place on campus safety. Although colleges and universities have implemented better methods for communicating emergencies en masse to their student bodies, ways for students to communicate an emergency to them are still limited.

Here’s the latest breakdown of the more commonly used emergency alert systems. Deploying multiple modes will help to ensure the strengths of one solution compensate for the weaknesses of others. Many of these solutions can now be integrated so messages can reach more individuals on or near a campus, as well as other stakeholders, such as family members. Be certain to test the systems regularly, and account for the hearing and sight impaired.

In an era that demands mobility and instant access, the use of a mobile app – especially one that connects you to live, trained emergency monitors.

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