Safety and Security Resources and Tools

The PAISBOA Business Insurance Group works to proactively and effectively manage campus risk. If you would like more information about joining the PAISBOA Business Insurance Group, please contact Rachel Tilney at [email protected].

PAISBOA Preferred Vendor Resources

All members of PAISBOA can access information on safe schools at Praesidium.  If you would like more information, please contact Rachel Tilney at [email protected].

PAISBOA members also get exclusive pricing on Ruvna, an intuitive communication system used by 20+ members to make their schools safer. Ruvna helps schools to account for students and communicate critical alerts without any required app downloads or GPS. Contact Bryan Klipsch at [email protected] for more information.

The SafeSchools Online Training System automates your staff training and delivers expert-authored courses to help you comply with important state and federal mandates, and help you educate your staff so they’re better prepared to prevent or respond to safety incidents. SafeSchools Training includes courses to comply with PA Act 126: Child Abuse Mandated Reporter, PA Act 71: Youth Suicide Awareness and Prevention, and Act 44: Safety & Violence Prevention. For more information, contact Eric Collins at [email protected]

School Specialty Inc. has taken a leadership role in bringing evidence-based best practice safety and security solutions to our nation’s schools. Featured solutions such as Life/Fire code compliant QAL (Quick Action Lockdown) classroom locks, STOP the Bleed Kits, and Lockdown Shades enhance your overall safety and preparedness, working in direct synergy with emergency plans. For more information contact your School Specialty Safety and Security Specialist, Joe Wilson, at [email protected]

Additional Resources

Center for Disease ControlSafe Youth, Safe Schools

U.S. Department of Education  -- Office of Safe and Healthy Students REMS TA Center

U.S. Department of Homeland Security -- School Safety and Security

United States Secret Service

State of Delaware

State of New Jersey

State of Pennsylvania