LiveSafe App Plays Key Role in VCU Police Reform Efforts

The Virginia Commonwealth University Police Department announced this week that it has recorded the lowest number of officer-involved use-of-force incidents in the past 10 years. Officials credited new policies, training, and community engagement through the LiveSafe App as key factors in the department’s success.

Understanding the Role of Essential Communications Platforms in Campus Health Operations

The return of students to college and university campuses across the country amid the worst public health crisis in a century has put a spotlight on two pressing challenges facing administrators and campus health officials: How to best reinforce acceptable social norms to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and how to effectively manage campus health […]

Hospitality Workers Demand Better Protection From COVID-19 Exposure In New Lawsuit

Lawsuit By Vegas Hospitality Workers Union Underscores Inability of Existing Risk Management Systems to Mitigate & Prevent COVID-19 Infections July 2, 2020 The unions representing 60,000 culinary workers and bartenders in Las Vegas filed a lawsuit this week against three major casino operators accusing the companies of failing to adequately protect their workers from the […]

Calculated Risk: Returning to Campus in The Age of COVID-19

The new white paper from the risk management and prevention experts at LiveSafe, explores how some colleges and universities plan to return, the capabilities and best practices that factored into their risk calculations, and how COVID-19 has impacted the role of university risk managers and public safety officials.

Former FEMA Administrator Brock Long on COVID-19 & Hurricane Preparedness

In a lot of ways, it feels like we are facing down the perfect storm. From COVID-19, to widespread civil unrest and now hurricane season. Well, despite the unprecedented impact of COVID-19 on our health and economic security, it is currently forcing coastal communities to alter normal hurricane evacuation, response, recovery and mass care plans.

3 Legal Views of Returning to Work During The Pandemic

Your company is preparing for a return to the workplace, but you still have a lot of questions. How do you test and screen employees for COVID-19 without running afoul of The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, the Americans With Disabilities Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, privacy and data protection standards?

Prevention Podcast: Season 3, Ep. 10 — What Does The Law Say About Your Return To The Workplace Strategy?

Your company is preparing for a return to the workplace, but you still have a lot of questions. How do you test and screen employees for COVID-19 without running afoul of The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, the Americans With Disabilities Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, privacy and data protection standards?

5 Ways LiveSafe Can Help Businesses and Universities Succeed and Thrive In The New Normal

Businesses, universities, and K-12 school districts are struggling to understand what the new “normal” will look like as the world waits for a COVID-19 vaccine. The new normal will require new thinking about how businesses and universities organize, equip, and manage their employees, contractors, and students. Businesses and universities will be challenged like never before to see through the fog of war and make timely decisions that instill confidence and allay fears.

OSHA Acknowledges Importance of Employee Reporting In New COVID-19 Guidance

April 16, 2020 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued new guidance last week that partially relieves employers of the responsibility to investigate and record work-related cases of COVID-19 illnesses. Although companies must still record and report cases of COVID-19 where there “is objective evidence that a COVID-19 case may be work-related,” OSHA said […]

Prevention Podcast: Season 3, Ep. 7 — Introducing LiveSafe Connect For Security & Risk Professionals

The uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has organizations searching for answers about their duty of care obligations when it comes to travel and their travel risk management programs. To help us understand the risk management and duty of care aspects of the current coronavirus threat is Joe Gleason, the Director of Risk Management at AHT Insurance. Joe has many years of experience working on risk and security operations for large non-governmental organizations around the world.

Mental Health Resilience During The Pandemic

April 1, 2020 LiveSafe has always supported and enabled the anonymous reporting of mental health concerns for our corporate and education client communities. And we are proud to have played a central role in saving many lives over the years by being the central community engagement tool that facilitated timely interventions in mental health crises. […]

Prevention Podcast: Season 3, Ep. 5 — Risk Management Leadership During The Coronavirus Emergency

The uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has organizations searching for answers about their duty of care obligations when it comes to travel and their travel risk management programs. To help us understand the risk management and duty of care aspects of the current coronavirus threat is Joe Gleason, the Director of Risk Management at AHT Insurance. Joe has many years of experience working on risk and security operations for large non-governmental organizations around the world.

Coronavirus & Tough Decisions

Risk management leadership demands more than following policies and procedures, and relying on data for decision making. Risk management leadership also requires the ability to make unpopular, difficult decisions in scenarios lacking conclusive data.

Making The Case: Prevention As A Strategic Business Driver

This paper summarizes the key takeaways for CSOs looking to utilize a collaborative, data driven approach to demonstrating the ROI on security, as well as provides tips to cultivate a prevention mindset in today’s complex and ever-changing world of risk mitigation and risk management.

White Paper: The New Prevention Movement

When Fred Smith and Barry Diller say they think they’ve found a way to reduce the increasing number of risks and threats facing businesses while simultaneously improving safety and security for millions of people around the world, smart business leaders tend to stop what they’re doing and listen.