2018 Safety, Fire Code Changes Affecting Colleges and Universities

2018 Safety, Fire Code Changes Affecting Colleges and Universities

Looking to build on your college or university campus? Fire and safety codes are changing, as they often do, to keep up with evolving threats. For colleges and universities, that means you’re now required to conduct risk analyses for certain new buildings. We’re talking about 2018 changes to the International Building and Fire codes, and…

Integrated Security Essentials: a Checklist

Integrated Security Essentials: a Checklist

One of the worst mistakes you can make with your security solutions is failing to update them as risks to your organization and the people you serve evolve. Thankfully, technology keeps evolving alongside risks, meaning you can now increase your capabilities without spending a ton. New tech capabilities also mean you can automate and integrate with…

Layered Solutions Partners to Deliver EAS Alerting to Closed Com Facilities

Layered Solutions Partners with Monroe Electronics to Bring EAS Alerting to Closed-Communication Facilities Carmel, Ind. Sept 12, 2017 — Layered Solutions recently joined forces with Monroe Electronics and its Digital Alert Systems subsidiary to bring external Emergency Alert System (EAS) messages to what are traditionally closed-communication environments. The joint solution with this global leader in…

How IoT Is Changing Mass Notifications

How IoT Is Changing Mass Notifications

If you’re anything like your typical consumer, you rarely go many minutes without checking a web-enabled device to manage your life — whether for work, play, or family life. Do you ever think about how to leverage your audience’s screen addiction (and the technologies that make that possible) to enhance your mass and emergency communications?…

Signagelive Integrates with Layered Solutions to Deliver Mass Notification Offering to Partners and Customers

Signagelive, a global leader in the digital signage industry powering tens of thousands of screens deployed to more than 46 countries, with a cloud-based platform available in 14 languages, has announced a new strategic partner, Layered Solutions, Inc. Based in Carmel, Ind., Layered Solutions provides mass notification communication – whether in an emergency or a…

Layered Solutions Partners with Fire and Safety Device Company, Potter Electric Signal, LLC

Layered Solutions Partners with Fire and Safety Device Company, Potter Electric Signal, LLC

Layered Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce a new integration partnership with Potter Electric Signal Company, LLC. With Layered Solution’s technology, the capabilities of Potter’s IP-enabled fire alarm systems can be significantly expanded. Layered Solutions will utilize a LAN/WAN connection with the Potter fire alarm panel, enabling its software to add the ability to display…

Survey: Mass Notification Trends in Healthcare, Education

Survey: Mass Notification Trends in Healthcare, Education

Ever wonder what other schools or healthcare facilities are doing on emergency communications and mass notification trends? What’s working, what’s a headache, and how they’re investing their money? From time to time, the folks at Campus Safety survey campus security and emergency management professionals on their emergency response investments, obstacles, and strategies. The latest survey,…

How one automotive supplier upgraded employee safety, health, and productivity with mass notifications
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How one automotive supplier upgraded employee safety, health, and productivity with mass notifications

It’s not something anyone likes to talk about, but the reality is that strong organizations suffer a blow to their finances, operations, and reputation every day because they failed to prepare for safety/security threats — whether that’s crime, natural or man-made disasters, an employee or customer getting hurt on company property. News headlines are full…