Risk Management Articles

August 11, 2021

EV Battery Fires Challenge Fire Departments

With over one million electric and plug-in cars driving in the US, fire departments and first responders need to be prepared for dealing with a lithium-ion battery fire.

May 22, 2021

Preparedness in a New Tornado Alley

Stats, facts, and the current trend for tornado season in Colorado, along with some advice and resources to help keep you safe if such an event occurs.

November 2, 2020

Untangling Myths & Fears About 5G

Learn to conquer disinformation with facts on new technology. We discuss what exactly is 5G, what is being said about the ongoing upgrade, and myth-bust the conspiracy theories floating around.

October 31, 2020

Fleet Safety Programs Protect Your Vehicles and Drivers

A necessary component of your effective and efficient workplace safety culture, fleet programs can help you track near misses, vehicle incidents, and driver use. Discover the tools we have available for you within.

July 21, 2020

Telecommuting Prep and Tips

We did some digging to provide you with the best tips on how to stay productive and efficient from home.

July 21, 2020

The Future is Now: How AR and VR is Changing the Workplace

Discover the true reach and power of augmented and virtual reality technology in your workplace.

July 20, 2020

ResponderStrong Helps Firefighters Succeed and Thrive

This organization brings a unique holistic perspective to providing critical care for first responders.

July 17, 2020

Ask the Experts: Can the Pool Help us Perform Standing Drills?

SmartNotice is free to members and can help your organization make the most of drills.

January 22, 2020

Interoperable IDs Bring New Meaning to Emergency Response

Discover how first responders are utilizing these digital IDs to save lives, reduce risk, and change the way they respond to emergencies.

October 23, 2019

Twenty Eyes Are Better Than One

Everyone juggles multiple duties in their job, but this makes it hard to devote time to safety. While some districts have a dedicated safety manager, tight budgets can make these roles a luxury. Discover how to make the most of staff meetings.