* HERO Email alerts is included. HERO text alerts are optional and requires setup and usage fees.
Every school and every school district must adhere to state codes, mandates or regulations that require an emergency plan. The mandates vary and often require many of the following;
Concerned about releasing student information? FERPA applies to students who are minors. MORE
Pennsylvania Department of Education Safe Schools and Department of Homeland (DHS) grants are available. MORE
1) Sharing Critical Information with Staff AND locaL Emergency Services - FAST!
2) Update Floor Plans - Evac Routes - Update Plans - Update Team Roster - FAST!
3) Comply with PA D.O.E. Safe Schools Chapter §10.24 - FAST!
4) Accountability that Employees Understand Key Elements of Your Plan!
Being a Life-Counts® subscriber provides an extra measure of safety assurance that may qualify for insurance premium discounts. Check with your risk manager for available discounts based on your improving safety and reducing risk. If they say "no"... it may be time to shop around. There are many insurance carriers anxious for your business and WILL provide discounts for improvments in safety or that lower risk. Life-Counts® can even provide a speacila portal for your insurance carrier to be part of the program and tyrack your performance. Check with us for how a plan might work for all parties.
US Life Safety Inc. is dedicated to the safety and security of your organizations sensitive information. Whether your information is covered by the HIPAA privacy rule, PII (Personally Identifiable Information) regulations or are governed by other federal or corporate requirements we offer controls to protect the confidentiality and integrity of your companies private data.
Standard access to your organizations information is protected by a user name and complex password combination which is provided for each user. To ensure further secure access, all logins can be protected by SSL encryption and audit trails can be created to log activity. If there is a requirement for enhanced security, a third level of authorization can be implemented depending on customer requirements. This can include a PIN or private password created to control access to more sensitive areas of information.
Note: If multi-factor authentication is a requirement for your organization, your Life-Counts® access can be set up at an additional cost.
Improving Emergency Preparedness for Schools - In August of 2011, US Life Safety began a program to improve emergency preparedness in schools. The program was named "Improving Emergency Preparedness For Schools"
The Life-Counts Information Sharing Network couples facilitie and local First Responders to critial emertgency for pre-training or response.
Office of Safe and Healthy Students
Department of Education / Safe Schools
Department of Homeland Security
Partnering for Safe Schools
California Department of Education