Emergency Notification Systems and Crisis Communication – Blog

Triggering Weather Safety Notifications through Omnilert Scenarios

Severe weather can happen at any time. Depending on the season and your location, weather threats can range from thunderstorms and tornadic activity to hurricanes, Nor’easters, or even a wintry mix. Having emergency communication plans and an automated method of distributing said communications in place helps ensure you and the people you are responsible for are kept safe and informed during severe weather season - no matter which season.

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Selecting the Right ENS, Emergency Communications & Notifications, Emergency Planning & Preparation

Andy Hausman

Buyer’s Guide to Emergency Notification Providers

Emergencies can happen everywhere – from the manufacturing floor to the campus quad. It’s so important to have a reliable and robust mass notification solution to provide you and your people effective and reliable communication before, during, and after an emergency.

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Emergency Planning & Preparation, ENS Implementation & Management, Selecting the Right ENS

Juliet Hulse

Lessons Learned from Mass Shooting Attacks

Many of us can still remember the shock and horror that went through our bodies when we heard about the mass shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado in 1999. While the Columbine attack was almost 20 years ago, the mass shooting at the Sandy school in Connecticut, which killed 20 6- and 7-year-old students and six adults, just passed its five-year mark in December.

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Automating Emergency Notifications, Selecting the Right ENS, Emergency Planning & Preparation

Juliet Hulse

Introducing Omnilert 6: Evolving Emergency Notification & Response

Omnilert continues to lead the mass notification industry with the announcement of the latest critical communications platform release, Omnilert 6. Available immediately, Omnilert 6 enables greater automation, scalability, and integration with your organization’s emergency action and response plans. This release marks the next critical step in the evolution of the industry.

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Automating Emergency Notifications, Selecting the Right ENS, Emergency Planning & Preparation

Frank McCathran

Corporate Campus Innovations in Implementing Emergency Action & Response 


Success in organizational or campus safety is contingent upon careful planning and collaboration with other business units. The best outcomes occur when an emergency manager, operations manager, safety director, or the like, assembles a team to assist with testing and implementing their solution. When you’re working with hundreds, or even thousands, of people on a large campus the question comes down to how can you make sure you’re successfully reaching every person?

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Automating Emergency Notifications, Selecting the Right ENS, Emergency Planning & Preparation, Critical Insights

Juliet Hulse

Automating Emergency Notifications: A Scenario-Based Approach

How can you reduce that critical period of time - from recognizing an actionable incident to initiating a comprehensive set of response actions? How can you ensure that the right people receive the right information in a matter of minutes - or even seconds? Automation. In this article, published in the most recent Critical Mass Magazine, we explain how adopting an automated, scenario-based approach can help improve the efficiency of your response plans. 

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Automating Emergency Notifications, ENS Implementation & Management, Selecting the Right ENS, Emergency Planning & Preparation

Juliet Hulse

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