Public safety

Consortium of UK Police Forces to Deploy NICE Investigate Digital Evidence Management to Streamline Investigations and Reduce Risk

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 11:30am

NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) today announced that a consortium of four UK police forces (Hampshire Constabulary, Thames Valley Police, Surrey Police and Sussex Police), operating as the South East Regional Integrated Policing Programme (SERIP), has signed a contract with NICE to deploy the NICE Investigate Digital Evidence Management Solution (DEMS).

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  • NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) today announced that a consortium of four UK police forces (Hampshire Constabulary, Thames Valley Police, Surrey Police and Sussex Police), operating as the South East Regional Integrated Policing Programme (SERIP), has signed a contract with NICE to deploy the NICE Investigate Digital Evidence Management Solution (DEMS).
  • SERIP will roll out NICE Investigate to more than 12,000 officers to streamline investigations and address the challenges of growing digital evidence.
  • Running on the secure Microsoft Azure cloud, NICE Investigate is a one-stop solution for automating manual processes around the collection, management, analysis and sharing of all types of digital evidence.
  • With SERIP now rolling out NICE Investigate, we are providing cutting-edge delivery to an increasing number of forces for their day-to-day digital evidence management and digital transformation, ensuring investigations and evidence sharing are match fit for the digital age, said Chris Wooten, Executive Vice President, NICE.

Gensuite Focuses on Safety with New Safety Culture Snapshot App

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 3:30pm

CINCINNATI, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Gensuite, cloud-based compliance and management systems software solutions provider, has teamed up with RMS to create the new Safety Culture Snapshot App.

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  • CINCINNATI, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Gensuite, cloud-based compliance and management systems software solutions provider, has teamed up with RMS to create the new Safety Culture Snapshot App.
  • With access to a variety of free continuing education from podcasts, articles, and videos, the new Safety Culture Snapshot App can recommend the right tools to help your organization's continued journey to safety excellence.
  • Working closely with Dr. Andrew Sharman, author of the global best-selling book, "From Accidents to Zero," and his team of safety culture experts at RMS , the new App was created utilizing their decades of experience on safety culture.
  • Learn more about the Safety Culture Snapshot App and how to take the safety culture snapshot today.

Can B Corp Announces First Quarter 2020 Results Increased Quarterly Revenue, Outpacing Expense Increases Demonstrating Scalability and Leverage of the Business Gross Margin of 79%

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 11:00am

I am pleased to report that we are off to an exceptional start in 2020 and our business model is demonstrating its scalability and leverage.

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  • I am pleased to report that we are off to an exceptional start in 2020 and our business model is demonstrating its scalability and leverage.
  • We have a multi-channel distribution strategy for the LifeGuard line of products bolstered by an exclusive license agreement.
  • The resulting gross margin was 78.7% for the three months ended March 31, 2020, compared to 49.2% for the three months ended March 31, 2019.
  • Can B is also an exclusive partner of the LifeGuard Licensing Brand in developing a line of consumer products.

Over 20,000 Signatures on American Police Officers Alliance's Oversight Board Petition

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 1:05pm

American Police Officers Alliance is committed to defending strong police leadership and interests in our nation's cities and work to elect officials who will stand up for our police force.

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  • American Police Officers Alliance is committed to defending strong police leadership and interests in our nation's cities and work to elect officials who will stand up for our police force.
  • One of the key issues they are focused on this year is police oversight boards, also called civilian oversight boards, accountability boards, oversight commissions, and a variety of other names.
  • The organization launched this petition to gather signatures of supporters all over the country that agree on the harm of police oversight boards.
  • Along with the petition, the American Police Officers Alliance has also provided a number of free resources for civilians that want to learn more about oversight boards.

Operation Dry Water Reminds Boaters to Boat Sober as Part of National Safe Boating Week

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 2:30pm

LEXINGTON, Ky., May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Operation Dry Water and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) are reminding boaters during National Safe Boating Week, May 16 22, 2020, to boat sober this summer.

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  • LEXINGTON, Ky., May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Operation Dry Water and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) are reminding boaters during National Safe Boating Week, May 16 22, 2020, to boat sober this summer.
  • National Safe Boating Week brings attention to important lifesaving tips for recreational boaters and takes place just prior to Memorial Day weekend, the kick-off of the boating season for many.
  • Operation Dry Water, the national boating under the influence awareness and enforcement campaign, works year-round to facilitate increased public awareness of the dangers associated with impaired boating and the heightened enforcement of boating under the influence laws.
  • Operation Dry Water is produced under a grant from the Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund, administered by the U.S. Coast Guard and is a product of the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators .

Kaman K-MAX® Continues as a Proven Firefighting Asset for U.S. Forest Service

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 11:30am

Kaman Air Vehicles, a division of Kaman Corporation (NYSE: KAMN), today announced the United States Forest Service (USFS) awarded 40 percent of all Type 1, large helicopters exclusive use contracts, to K-MAX helicopter operators.

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  • Kaman Air Vehicles, a division of Kaman Corporation (NYSE: KAMN), today announced the United States Forest Service (USFS) awarded 40 percent of all Type 1, large helicopters exclusive use contracts, to K-MAX helicopter operators.
  • These four-year contracts ensure immediate resources are available to the USFS when the need for firefighting arises.
  • The K-MAX continues to be a proven aerial firefighter worldwide and is the most cost effective Type 1 helicopter in service today, said Roger Wassmuth, Senior Director of Business Development.
  • We are extremely proud of our K-MAX operators and pleased the USFS has decided to increase the number of K-MAXs on exclusive use contracts.

Over 50,000 Citizens Sign National Police Support Fund's Petition, Showing Overwhelming Support of Police Nationwide

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 12:55pm

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 19, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- National Police Support Fund, a national grassroots organization based in Alexandria, VA, is pleased to announce the overwhelming success of their nationwide petition to support police officers.

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  • ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 19, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- National Police Support Fund, a national grassroots organization based in Alexandria, VA, is pleased to announce the overwhelming success of their nationwide petition to support police officers.
  • National Police Support Fund is a grassroots political organization that is committed to aligning the interests and needs of police officers with the public's issues and concerns within the national political process.
  • "The petition highlights the national trend of disrespect and violence against police officers, and asks citizens to show their support for police officers and work to end the anti-police sentiment that has pervaded our society."
  • You can find the full petition here: https://nationalpolicesupportfund.com/petitions/restore-respect/
    National Police Support Fund is a national political organization organized under Section 527 of the IRS Tax Code.

Everbridge Named “Best in Category” in Spring 2020 Emergency Mass Notification Software (EMNS) Customer Success Report

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 2:00pm

Everbridge , Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBG), the global leader in critical event management ( CEM ), today announced that the Company has been named Overall Best in Category in the Emergency Mass Notification Software category for the Spring 2020 Customer Success Report published by FeaturedCustomers.

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  • Everbridge , Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBG), the global leader in critical event management ( CEM ), today announced that the Company has been named Overall Best in Category in the Emergency Mass Notification Software category for the Spring 2020 Customer Success Report published by FeaturedCustomers.
  • FeaturedCustomers evaluated all the potential Emergency Mass Notification Software companies on its platform for possible inclusion in the report.
  • Nineteen companies met the criteria needed for being included in the Spring 2020 Emergency Mass Notification Software Customer Success Report.
  • Everbridge has earned Overall Best in Category in the Emergency Mass Notification Software category due to its high ratings from customers, in-depth customer references, and strong interest from tech buyers, said Jeff Eichel, CEO of FeaturedCustomers.

AutoBCM exemplifies Business Continuity and Crisis Management amidst the pandemic

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 3:00am

- Enterprise Business Continuity Management platform, AutoBCM from Ascent Technology Consulting enables enterprises with emergency response, risk assessment and recovery strategies.

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  • - Enterprise Business Continuity Management platform, AutoBCM from Ascent Technology Consulting enables enterprises with emergency response, risk assessment and recovery strategies.
  • SINGAPORE, May 4, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - As businesses worldwide grapple through dwindling revenues and uncertainties, Ascent Technology Consulting, a global leader in enterprise business continuity management has registered a rise in enterprises exploring for the right BCM and crisis management measures.
  • While Business Continuity Management (BCM) is the need of the hour for organisations, a sizable section of them still lurk in confusion regarding the right investment decisions.
  • Its flagship offering AutoBCM, enables organizations to be resilient to disasters and prepares them to manage business continuity with ease.

Union Raises Red Flag on Lack of Lifeguards at Vancouver Beaches: CUPE

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 11:40pm

The union representing outdoor pool and beach lifeguards for the Vancouver Park Board is concerned over todays announcement that nine swimming beaches will be left unattended by lifeguards.

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  • The union representing outdoor pool and beach lifeguards for the Vancouver Park Board is concerned over todays announcement that nine swimming beaches will be left unattended by lifeguards.
  • Andrew Ledger, president of CUPE 1004, says the decision by the Vancouver Park Board poses a serious safety risk.
  • Lifeguards are vital to providing safe public spaces for the people of Vancouver and are critical to public safety, says Ledger.
  • CUPE 1004 represents over 100 lifeguards for the Vancouver Park Board.