A Guide to Panic Alarms for Schools
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A Guide to Panic Alarms for Schools

Everything you need to know about panic alarm systems for schools. Panic button. Did you just conjure up images of a bank robbery and a panicked teller pushing the silent alarm button? You’re not alone. Movies and tv shows have been depicting bank robberies since the Golden Age of movies. What the movies don’t show…

Pennsylvania State Representatives Introduce Alyssa’s Law Legislation
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Pennsylvania State Representatives Introduce Alyssa’s Law Legislation

Four Pennsylvania state representatives are working together to pass Alyssa’s Law in the Keystone state. Alyssa’s Law legislation requires public and charter schools to have silent panic alarm buttons in every classroom that connect directly to law enforcement.  Alyssa’s Law is the result of the 2018 Valentines Day mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High…

4 Key Categories of Information You Should Know Before Buying Mass Notification Software
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4 Key Categories of Information You Should Know Before Buying Mass Notification Software

Whether your office, school or healthcare building was built in 1904, 1984 or 2004 there’s a chance you have outdated communication technology. Perhaps your hardware still works, but you are lacking modern features and capabilities like wireless panic alarms or active shooter detection. Or maybe you’re simply tired of all your systems not communicating with…

How to Transform Dated Paging and Intercom Systems into a State-of-the-Art Mass Notification System
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How to Transform Dated Paging and Intercom Systems into a State-of-the-Art Mass Notification System

Stop replacing and start repurposing your paging and intercom hardware. The greatest generation, they taught us a lot. They worked hard, lived modestly and valued money over time. They never threw anything out and somehow their appliances lasted nearly their whole lives. Can you picture the old Frigidaire “ice box” from the 1950s your Grandma…

Indiana Department of Homeland Security Adds Layered Solutions Inc to Approved Active Warning System Vendor for Indiana Schools
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Indiana Department of Homeland Security Adds Layered Solutions Inc to Approved Active Warning System Vendor for Indiana Schools

Carmel-based Layered Solutions is now an approved Active Warning System Vendor for Indiana school districts Mass Notification News Update.   [CARMEL, IN] – [11/9/2023] – Carmel-based Layered Solutions is now an approved Active Warning System Vendor for Indiana school districts as identified by the Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS). This approval signifies Layered Solutions…

Integrated Mass Notification Systems Designed for The Deaf & Hearing Impaired
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Integrated Mass Notification Systems Designed for The Deaf & Hearing Impaired

Enhancing School Communication and Safety Through Mass Notification Systems Designed for All Are you giving equal access to information to all students?  The journey of ensuring inclusivity and safety in schools is ever-evolving. For institutions serving deaf and hard-of-hearing populations, ensuring effective communication with students, especially during emergencies, remains paramount.  The Unique Design of Schools…

How A Layered Approach to Mass Notification System Technology Can Enhance Building Safety & Communication
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How A Layered Approach to Mass Notification System Technology Can Enhance Building Safety & Communication

Technology plays a vital role in safety and emergency response. Relying solely on one device or system can leave critical gaps in communication. Variables like device availability, location constraints, and technological limitations can hinder effective emergency communication. Adopting a layered approach that integrates multiple communication methods, ensures that no matter the circumstance, the message gets…

Streamlining Workplace Efficiencies with State-of-the-Art Mass Notification Software
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Streamlining Workplace Efficiencies with State-of-the-Art Mass Notification Software

By harnessing the power of a state-of-the-art mass notification software system, you can enhance how your workplace, works. In today’s fast-paced and interconnected business world, effective communication is essential for maintaining a productive and efficient workplace. Traditional methods of communication, such as emails, phone calls, or in-person announcements, often fall short when it comes to…

Texas and Tennessee Pass Alyssa’s Law, Ensuring Student Safety
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Texas and Tennessee Pass Alyssa’s Law, Ensuring Student Safety

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 1 2023 | INDIANAPOLIS, IN Texas and Tennessee have joined a growing list of states committed to prioritizing student safety by enacting Alyssa’s Law. This landmark legislation, named after Alyssa Alhadeff, a victim of the tragic Parkland shooting in 2018, mandates the installation of silent panic alarm systems in schools to expedite emergency…

The Top 7 Active Shooter Detection Systems Features You Need
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The Top 7 Active Shooter Detection Systems Features You Need

Effective Active Shooter Detection Systems In an increasingly uncertain world, it is essential for organizations to prioritize the safety and security of their premises and personnel. One critical aspect of this is investing in effective active shooter detection systems. These systems can provide early warning and quick response capabilities, potentially saving lives during a crisis….