Spotlight on: Campus Safety Conference 2019

The Campus Safety Conference is a 2-day intense conference for administrators and public safety officials, security and law enforcement executives from all over the country looking for solutions to campus safety, security, emergency management and technology challenges.
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Ranking Schools’ Strengths and Weaknesses in Emergency Management

Biggest Weakness Category: Scene Control & Fatality Management

Now onto the categories with room to improve.

Overall, 95 percent of participants expressed concerns with their institution’s ability to handle and process the scene of a mass fatality incident on their campus.

Additionally, 36 percent of institutions cited moderate challenges while 59 percent cited major challenges, including a lack of mass casualty plans and securing research or other protected facilities on campus during an incident.

Just 5 percent of institutions reported no challenges, and recommended best practices including pre-existing relationships with external partners as key to their recovery operations.

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