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Motherhood brings joy, love, and much happiness along with new safety challenges. The three stages of motherhood; new mother, mother of teens and grandmother, all present unique safety challenges. We have some suggestions for all three stages. One of our customers told a story about how having a baby made her feel more...

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The FCC recently released a Notice Of Inquiry into 911 routing problems because 911’s outdated technology often sends 911 calls to the wrong dispatch center. When that happens, the incorrect dispatch center has to talk to the caller, determine where the call belongs and then transfer that caller to the correct 911 disp...

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Some people attending churches, synagogues, mosques and other houses of worship wonder about their safety – fortunately – the reasons for 98.5% of 911 calls from places of worship are rather boring! We used 911 call statistics provided by NEMIS.org to understand the common reasons for 911 calls. The top reason was breat...

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A recent Wall Street Journal articled titled, “Why Uber Can Find You but 911 Can’t” explains why emergency dispatch centers don’t use the GPS locator on smartphones to locate emergency callers. The article highlights a serious problem – dispatchers don’t get your GPS location data when you call 911 from your cell phone...

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