911 Protocols

The idea of having to dial 911 is not a pleasant one. No one wants an emergency on campus, and certainly no one wants an emergency to happen without proper protocol in place. But, what is proper protocol? Review the following basic directives when activating 911 on campus: RESPONDING TO A VICTIM/PATIENT: Remain Calm Determine … Continue reading 911 Protocols

Wireless Emergency and Personal Weather Alerts

In weather emergencies, warnings can save lives. But traditional warning methods such as television, radio and outdoor sirens don’t always reach everyone. Emergency officials now have a new way to send warnings directly to cell phones in affected areas — Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEAs). These short messages may look like a text message, but unlike … Continue reading Wireless Emergency and Personal Weather Alerts