Tag: crisis management

Defence & Security

Sharing best practice to enhance campus and student security in Australia

Australian University student numbers are continuing to rise each year, heightening the complexity of the ability for security managers and law enforcers to effectively maintain a secure and safe environment for students. With the task to manage a whole range of environments and situations, from the physical security of the campus to monitoring the welfare…

4 Jul 2014, by Informa Australia

Defence & Security

Technology

NZ police case study: Social media opens up a new world of real-time intelligence

Forewarned is forearmed: Signal social media monitoring tool provides vital “eyes and ears” in the interests of public safety and crime prevention. The situation When it comes to effective policing, accurate, timely information and communication is critical. And when it comes to the way in which people communicate, social media is increasingly the tool of…

6 Jan 2014, by Informa Australia

Transport & Logistics

Interview: Planning for emergencies in social media communications

Many transport businesses are using social media in their communication mix. Social media channels enable two-way conversations, but they also add an element of volatility to corporate communications. How can organisations deal with emergency situations online? We had the chance to speak with Allan Briggs*, Managing Director at Briggs Communications about developing a social media…

5 Apr 2013, by Informa Australia