Smart911 Blog

Pumpkin Spice... Sometimes Not So Nice: Fall Allergies & Smart911

October 09, 2019

Fall is upon us! Some consider this transitional period between summer and winter as their absolute favorite season of the year. Leaves...

Are You Participating in National Night Out?

August 05, 2019

National Night Out is held the first Tuesday of August. This year National Night out is being held on Tuesday, August 6 with the...

Fourth of July Safety Tips

Katharine Dahl
June 26, 2018

It’s almost time to start planning your 4th of July celebrations! Whether that means fireworks, barbecues, or a trip to the beach, be...

June is National Safety Month

May 11, 2018

Starting June 1, Smart911 is celebrating National Safety Month, an annual event that aims to reduce the leading causes of injury and...

National Severe Weather Preparedness Week

Katharine Dahl
April 19, 2018

National Severe Weather Preparedness Week is sponsored by the National Oceanic Atmospheric Agency (NOAA) and the Federal Emergency...

National EMS Week

April 17, 2018

National EMS Week is May 1925, 2019

National EMS Week’s theme is "Beyond the Call." National Emergency Medical Services Week brings...

#ThankYou911 #911EducationMonth

Jessica Rose
March 28, 2018
Every day all across the U.S. 9-1-1 telecommunicators, supervisors, public educators and many others work around the clock to provide...

National Poison Prevention Week

February 21, 2018

National Poison Prevention Week is March 17-23, 2019.  This annual awareness event is nationally designated to highlight the dangers of...

American Heart Month 2020

Jessica Rose
January 27, 2018

February is American Heart Month. The CDC reports that about 610,000 people die of heart disease in the United States every year–that’s 

Locating the Source of a Mobile 911 Call Made from a University Campus

January 26, 2018

Students encountering a dangerous situation are sufficiently savvy to reach for their mobile phones and call 911, but locating the source...