Rapid Response, When Every Second Counts

Published: October 17, 2023

In an era where ensuring the safety and security of students and staff in educational institutions is paramount, the convergence of technology and legislation has ushered in a new era of school safety. Alyssa’s Law has emerged as a pivotal piece of legislation across many states, mandating the implementation of silent panic buttons in K-12 public schools across the US.

Intrado is reshaping the landscape of school safety, offering innovative technology solutions like the new Intrado Wearable Panic Button, that helps provide a lifeline in times of a crisis and drive safer outcomes.

Key features and functions of the Intrado Wearable Panic Button include:

  • Alyssa’s Law compliant
  • Simultaneously alerts 911 and faculty district-wide with silent haptic vibration and flashing LED lights
  • Shares location data, incident details, floor plans and more with the for faster, more accurate response
  • Instantly initiates lockdowns and easily cancels false alarms
  • Programmable options for different emergency types
  • Unrivaled connectivity via Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), WiFi, and Cellular/LTE for 100% connectivity. It provides connection redundancy as well as the ability to leverage emergency communications networks like FirstNet, making it the first-of-its-kind device capable of signaling for help both on school grounds and off-site, such as field trips or bus routes.

Intrado’s Wearable Panic Button is part of the Intrado Safety Suite, which offers schools the only true end-to-end incident management platform capable of sharing critical data directly with 911 dispatchers using their native 911 infrastructure.

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Safety Suite helps districts prevent, prepare, respond to and recover from any kind of threat with a comprehensive set of tools purpose-built for keeping schools, students, and staff safe.

To learn more about Intrado Wearable Panic Button, visit http://go.intrado.com/cs-when-every-second-counts.

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