5 Tips for Successfully Implementing a Duress Alarm System in Your Schools
5 Tips for Successfully Implementing a Duress
Alarm System in Your Schools
Frequent Attacks on Schools
Unfortunately school emergencies are becoming a more frequent part of our lives.
Schools need to be more prepared for a serious emergency like;
An Active Shooter
What Features Best Meet Your District's Needs?
Duress Alarm Systems offer many
features such as; mobility, wireless,
mobile connection, and more.
It’s important to determine what
features and functionality is actually
most important to your school.
What Areas Need Coverage?
Emergencies don’t always happen in the classroom
or main office.
Events normally begin in parking lots, stairwells,
hallways, or outside of the normal reach of your
Take all of these lesser protected areas into
consideration when determining which Duress
system is better for your school
Who Needs Access to the System?
Training is essential for those who need access to
But, you’ll want to acquire a system that’s easy to
use in case a young student needs access to it.
Does it Integrate Well With Existing Systems?
You can choose a Duress alarm that is your only
security system, but it may need to work with your
current communications system.
Do You Have a Budget for Your Duress Alarm System?
As you plan your budget for the school year
remember to include numbers for a strong duress
Luckily there are systems that have all the features
you need without a hefty price-tag.
You may have to balance features and functions,
but you’ll be able to find something for your
While everyone hopes that you never have to use your Duress alarm
system it brings comfort and added protection to everyone in and visiting
Your system may even stop an unwanted guest from entering your school
in the first place.