Preparedness Whitepapers


Why Higher Education Institutions Must Look to Government Best Practices for Emergency Management

Best practices used by the public sector to prepare for a variety of emergencies and daily operations to ensure the safety of your campus

Colleges and universities are like "mini-cities." As such, emergency preparedness should be organized in a way that is similar to a city's preparedness efforts. Examples from the government sector can help institutions of higher education understand how emergency preparedness has evolved and how technology and system-wide solutions can help support emergency response.

Case Study: Georgia Department of Transportation Ensures Safety and Manages Incidents With Technology

How GDOT's innovative use of technology has provided real-time information to support daily operations and enable fast and effective response to emergencies.

Learn how Georgia Department of Transportation's NASCIO Award winning IT department is using WebEOC to ensure a level of situational awareness that was previously unattainable. Its platform connects with and complements other state information systems to facilitate communications, information sharing and response coordination across all involved state, local and federal agencies.