What if your cameras were monitored only when there was a problem? What if you put the camera feed into the hands of those in harmâ€™s way so they could make fast, informed decisions to save themselves and those around them?
Most schools and facilities have an emergency-response protocol in place for situations such as an active shooter, but several factors impact whether the situation tips from an emergency scenario into being deadly.
For administrators, teachers, law enforcement and even parents, proactivity and thoughtfulness are two key things that cost nothing and can potentially lead to positive changes. Is your school or district making changes?
Recent events have again turned the focus on so-called "soft targets," and houses of worship certainly fall into that category. Integrators are up against unique variables as they evaluate and deploy security solutions for houses of worship.
A USDOJ study found that response times for serious emergencies average 5-10 minutes. That's not terrible; however, you must also take into account the time it takes to actually reach 911 dispatch ... often another 10 minutes.
BluePoint Alert Solutions, the leader for Rapid Emergency Response Systems (RERS), today announced BluePoint Medical Alert, a new pull-station system designed to directly alert medical response teams when people are requiring emergency medical attention.
Rapid Emergency Response Systems (RERS) are specifically designed to speed the response time of law enforcement/first responders and building occupants when life-threatening incidents occur within a facility.