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Navigating Campus Controversy: Challenges of Managing Protests and Critical Events

Watch the recording of the webinar that delves into today's rapidly evolving socio-political landscape where universities face an array of challenges in upholding freedom of speech while navigating controversial topics and events. This webinar brought together experienced thought leaders and experts to address pressing issues...

June 10, 2024

Improving Campus Safety: SafeZone and Alignment with Organisational Values

In today's rapidly evolving security landscape, safeguarding the well-being of individuals within organisations, especially universities, stands as a top priority. Recent global events, including natural disasters, acts of terrorism, public health crises, and campus protests, underscore the need for robust measures to protect premises and...

May 1, 2024

Navigating Campus Safety and Protests: Lessons from Recent Events

In the realm of higher education, universities are not just centers for academic pursuit but collaborative communities where diverse ideas and opinions converge. However, when political activism transforms into protests, ensuring campus safety while respecting the principles of free speech becomes a paramount concern for...

May 8, 2024

Safeguarding Healthcare Heros: The Rising Demand to Combat Workplace Violence

A serious issue has been making waves in the healthcare industry — workplace violence against our healthcare heroes. It's something that's all too common and deeply concerning. Studies show that this violence has significant negative impacts on healthcare professionals' behavior, emotions, cognition, and physical well-being.

May 29, 2024

The Timeless Power of Old-Fashioned Customer Service: A Mission-Led Business Perspective

The essence of customer service has been overshadowed by bottom-line thinking in today’s business world which often prioritizes quick profits and cost-cutting measures. With parents and grandparents both from service sectors, I’ve only ever known one way of operating, which has heavily influenced me and...

June 13, 2024

Common Ground: Exploring Non-Sworn Officer Roles and Complex Conflict Navigation

Watch the recording of the webinar that delves into the parallels between non-sworn officers on both sides of the pond and provides insights on effectively managing complex conflict on campus. The webinar explores the roles, responsibilities, and challenges faced by non-sworn officers, emphasizing the shared...

April 30, 2024

Safeguarding Sentiments: Fostering Engagement and Uptake for a Safety App

Prospective customers often inquire about the success factors for a safety app such as SafeZone and whether uptake (downloads) is the sole measurement to consider. For me, this goes way beyond numbers—it's a journey intertwined with human perception. Understanding how individuals perceive their safety isn't...

April 22, 2024

Emergency Management – How can CriticalArc’s SafeZone Application Support your Organization

In a fast-paced and somewhat precarious world, SafeZone is a comprehensive solution with the ability to support response to a wide range of emergencies with a holistic approach as a life safety and emergency management platform. The technology of SafeZone enhances and supports organizations to optimize...

April 11, 2024

Universities across Scotland partner in first nation-wide initiative to boost student wellbeing, with SafeZone Alliance

A ground-breaking nation-wide partnership between universities across Scotland will provide safety and wellbeing support to students and staff, at the touch-of-a-button, regardless of location and time.

April 3, 2024

Moulton College becomes first land management and agricultural college to provide SafeZone protection to remote working students and staff

Moulton College, Northamptonshire has become the first land management and agricultural vocational college in the UK to adopt CriticalArc’s SafeZone safety solution, following the example of more than 50% of universities across the country that now use the technology.

May 10, 2024