3 Steps to Lockdown Room Preparation

3 Steps to Lockdown Room Preparation

Lockdowns have become a fact of life in every school across the nation.  Removing opportunity from an imminent threat at your schools is critical.  Often overlooked is the average length of a lockdown in a real emergency, or even one where the threat is not quickly...
Avoid the 4 Common Drill Errors

Avoid the 4 Common Drill Errors

Having evaluated a countless number of drills with Districts, I often see the same evaluation mistakes being made time and time again. Below is a list of the 4 most common mistakes along with corrective guidance: 1. Not Evaluating Drills While virtually every school...
Slash Portable Radios Costs by 90%

Slash Portable Radios Costs by 90%

It’s no secret that good communications is vitally important when managing an emergency. I routinely recommend to K-12 schools, the need to put portable radios in the hands of all: building and district administrators building and district emergency response...

Put Out the Fire – The Two Minute Guide

Fire extinguishers are ALL OVER your school building. But if you have ever asked a staff member where the nearest one is to their workspace….. get ready for the blank look. How about how to actually use one? The vast majority of school personnel we question,...