Commercial Integrator Tells Us How to Keep Schools Safe
“Too many AV integrators seem to leave MNEC systems to security systems vendors,” says David Smith, vice president of marketing at Lencore, which develops system solutions used in corporate and other environments for applications such as sound masking, paging, audio and MNEC solutions.
12 LESSONS YOUR MASS NOTIFICATION CLIENTS SHOULD TAKE AWAY FROM ACTIVE SHOOTER ATTACKS
Communicate to everyone in your community in a proactive and non-fearbased way that they must take threats they hear, read,and see seriously, and encourage them to report their concerns to campus and local authorities.
Work with local first responders to develop response plans, and conduct drills and full-scale exercises with them.
Regularly and frequently train students, teachers, staff, clinicians and administrators on how to respond under stress to all kinds of emergencies, including active shooters, via drills and, when possible and appropriate, fullscale exercises.