Omnilert was the first company to establish the emergency mass notification market. We continue to be the innovation leader and most trusted partner to over 2,500 customers across diverse industries. Our mission is to provide a better way to keep people safe and aware during a crisis.
Late in 2003, Omnilert’s founders read about the tragedy of Jeanne Clery on her college campus. The article revealed one key factor in the incident: had the student been informed about the criminal on campus, this tragedy may have been prevented.
Omnilert was founded and developed the first campus emergency communications system.
Introduced the first emergency communications system to integrate with Facebook and Twitter.
Introduced the first emergency communications system to offer inbound tips through SMS text message.
Introduced the first emergency communications system to broadcast through TTY/TTD for the hearing impaired.
Introduced pre-scripting and the automation of pre-defined actions.
Introduced the first Apple Watch one-tap emergency response launcher.
Introduced the first mass engagement solution.
With the broadest array of solutions, Omnilert matches the needs of organizations of all sizes, and goes beyond notification into prevention, engagement with the user community, and management of critical incidents.
Zero is the movement by the safety community to end harmful events in our schools. As a Zero co-founder, we believe that if we increase the pace and scale of funding in safety technology innovation, standards, and awareness, we can bring about real change. It is our mission to one day reduce the number of violent incidents in schools and campuses to zero. Learn more.