Emergency Alert Systems

Read: UW-Whitewater Implements Changes to Prevent Additional False Alarms

UW-Whitewater Implements Changes to Prevent Additional False Alarms

Inadvertent contact with an alert activation button sent out an email indicating an active threat on the UW-Whitewater campus back in May.

Read: UW-Whitewater Sends False ‘Run Hide Fight’ Alert, Sounds Alarms

UW-Whitewater Sends False ‘Run Hide Fight’ Alert, Sounds Alarms

UW-Whitewater officials blame the error on a “technical issue with the system” and have brought in technical experts to help investigate.

Read: University of Texas to Send Text Alerts for Off-Campus Crimes

University of Texas to Send Text Alerts for Off-Campus Crimes

Following a recent bout of crimes near the Austin campus, UT Police are asking Austin Police to inform them of all crimes that occur within a specific area.

Read: Occly Blinc™ Wearable Alarm System with 24/7 Emergency Response

Occly Blinc™ Wearable Alarm System with 24/7 Emergency Response

Occly Blinc™ is a wearable personal safety system equipped with four cameras, microphones and a 24-hour emergency response team.

Read: Chapman Univ. Revises Emergency Plans Following Vegas Shooting, Wildfires

Chapman Univ. Revises Emergency Plans Following Vegas Shooting, Wildfires

One of Chapman’s biggest changes to its emergency plans is placing potential or active emergencies in one of four categories and acting accordingly.

Read: Fresno State Students to Receive PERS Pendants

Fresno State Students to Receive PERS Pendants

California State University, Fresno purchased 2,000 PERS devices for students, particularly those who attend night classes at the school.

Read: UCLA to Adopt New Everbridge Emergency Notification System

UCLA to Adopt New Everbridge Emergency Notification System

Everbridge adds major higher education institution to its growing cluster of customers in Southern California.

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