COVID-19 Resources

Managing a Safe Return to Campus

[This is Part I of a new multi-part series on a “Safe Return to Campus”] A Shift in Mindset It’s hard to believe, but in just two months the “Rush to Close Campus” has shifted to a “Return to Campus” mindset. According to The Chronicle...

Return to Campus – Positioning Public Safety for Maximum Value

COVID-19's Projected Impacts on Enrollment and Budgets As university executives deliberate the merits of when and how to reopen campuses, they’re trying to assess the impact on enrollment and balance the uncertainty of reduced revenues against the overarching need to enhance the health and safety...

Protecting People on a Closed Campus

There’s a common misperception that universities across the world are closed.  While the majority of students and academics are adapting to distance-learning, behind the scenes, most universities still have hundreds that remain on campus. And although classes have been suspended, the campus must remain operational...

Leading Research University Deploys SafeZone Secure™ to Manage a Closed Campus

One of the leading Ivy Plus universities in California recently turned to SafeZone Secure™ to help them deploy a solution to meet the challenges of securing and operating a closed campus due to COVID-19.

NACSA Webinar on Managing a Closed Campus

COVID-19 creates unprecedented challenges for university public safety and security teams nationwide. In light of this, the National Association of Campus Safety Administrators (NACSA) and CriticalArc hosted a webinar to highlight best practices to tackle these challenges, focused on managing and securing a partially-closed or...

SafeZone Secure™ to Help Universities Secure Closed Campuses

Unique solution helps security teams meet COVID-19 challenges in under 24 hours Denver, Colorado, 19 March 2020 – CriticalArc Inc. who created the comprehensive SafeZone™ system in use worldwide, announces the availability of the SafeZone Secure™ service which has been designed specifically to help universities...

Meeting the Challenge of Closing and Maintaining Security of Your Campus

Managing Security of a Closed Campus As countries around the world declare Coronavirus a national emergency, universities across the globe are electing to partially or fully close their campus as a precautionary measure to help keep students and staff safe, and slow the spread of...

How Universities are Managing Coronavirus-Related Critical Incidents

As the coronavirus or Covid-19 cases begin to accelerate into Australia, Western Europe and the United States, universities are closely examining their business continuity policies and procedures in order to ensure they’re prepared. When university officials meet, they’re asking difficult questions about the 5.3M students...