SmartPrepare, from the Developers of Smart911, Enhances Whole Community Preparedness

Actionable Data and Reporting for Emergency Management

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Aug. 9, 2012 — (PRNewswire) — Rave Mobile Safety, developer of Smart911, the trusted database of critical data on 9-1-1 callers, announced today at the All Hazards Summit in Boston the launch of its SmartPrepare solution for emergency management. SmartPrepare enhances whole community preparedness by providing emergency managers with actionable information on the needs of individuals in a community in order to help mitigate the effects of, prepare for, and respond to disasters and other emergency incidents.  

Already deployed in Washington, D.C., New Canaan, CT, and Osage County, MO, SmartPrepare allows citizens to share critical information about themselves and their families with emergency management and public health officials, enabling them to more effectively handle complex and dynamic incidents. The safe and secure citizen-managed data is automatically validated and geocoded by the system, allowing for better response through the rapid identification and geospatial visualization of specific community needs. As a result, emergency management can respond rapidly to such issues as medical conditions and disabilities requiring special resources at emergency shelters, mobility limitations necessitating evacuation assistance, handling of pets and more. Most importantly, it provides the ability to more efficiently plan for emergencies and respond to those in the greatest need of assistance.

"Since Hurricane Irene last year, our Town had been searching for ways in which we could enhance our existing process for identifying and locating at-risk individuals within our community and SmartPrepare is that solution," said Robert E. Mallozzi III, First Selectman of New Canaan (CT). "SmartPrepare gives us the capability to rapidly access information provided by our residents in a manner that helps prioritize activities during disaster planning and response, allowing us to better serve our residents and businesses."

"If we have an incident related to our nuclear power plant, it is too late to be guessing what resources you may need," added Andrea (Andi) Rice, Emergency Management Director for Osage County, MO. "We need to know what resources to have on standby long before a disaster, and SmartPrepare could give me the information needed for that."

With SmartPrepare, residents are able to create a Safety Profile at www.smart911.com that is available to emergency officials in supported areas, allowing them to better tailor their disaster response efforts. Safety Profiles created at the site are kept confidential and secure, and are only visible to select public safety officials if the citizen explicitly allows the data to be shared for emergency planning purposes.

"The availability of situationally-relevant data during major incidents can mean the difference between life and death. Emergency management can more efficiently prepare for and respond to emergencies with additional information provided by citizens through a private and secure system," said the CEO of Rave Mobile Safety, Tom Axbey. "Smart911 brought that data to 9-1-1 call centers and first responders, now SmartPrepare is marking the next step in this public safety evolution by bringing critical data to emergency management." 

About Rave Mobile Safety
Smart911 and SmartPrepare are services of Rave Mobile Safety, the most trusted software partner for campus and public safety. Used by leading Institutes of Higher Education and State and Local Agencies, the award-winning portfolio of RaveAlert, RaveGuardian, Eyewitness, Smart911 and SmartPrepare enables millions to feel safe, secure and connected. Rave Mobile Safety is headquartered in Framingham, MA. For more information please visit www.ravemobilesafety.com.

Contact:

Marty Querzoli
Davies Murphy Group
Email Contact  
(781) 418-2433

SOURCE Rave Mobile Safety

Contact:
Rave Mobile Safety
SmartPrepare
All Hazards Summit
Web: http://www.ravemobilesafety.com




Review Article Be the first to review this article
HP

Harris

Featured Video
Jobs
Imagery Analyst for ARA at Albuquerque, NM -1229, NM
Sr. GIS Technical Analyst for Southern California Edison SCE Transmission and Distribution Organization at Rosemead, CA
Inside Sales for SolidCAM at Newtown, PA
Architetural Project Manager for DRA Architects at Irvine, CA
Architect for North County Transit District at Oceanside, CA
Director of Mechanical Engineering for Velodyne LIDAR at Morgan Hill, CA
Upcoming Events
2017 GIS/CAMA Technologies Conference at Chattanooga Convention Center Chattanooga Tennessee - Mar 6 - 9, 2017
IGTF 2017 ASPRS Annual Meeting 2017 at Marriot Waterfront Baltimore Baltimore MD - Mar 11 - 17, 2017
MAPPS Federal Programs Conference at Sheraton Hall Silver Spring Maryland - Mar 13 - 15, 2017
WorldCover 2017 Conference at ESRIN Italy - Mar 14 - 16, 2017
GENEQ
Teledyne:
xponential2017
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy