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Massachusetts Governor Recommends ALICE for School Safety

November 7th, 2015|

PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION (July 22, 2014 – Medina, Ohio). Massachusetts Governor, Deval Patrick, released the recommendations of his Massachusetts Task Force on School Safety and Security.  The recommendations specifically include ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, and Evacuate) as appropriate training for school safety. The complete report can be downloaded at www.mass.gov/edu. The task [...]

ALICE Does Not Endorse Any Brand of Door Locking Devices

November 7th, 2015|

The ALICE Training Institute (ALICE) has received numerous requests from manufacturers, distributors and garage innovators asking that we support their door locking devices. While many of these devices appear to be quite capable of allowing occupants a means to quickly and effectively lock a door that may otherwise not have a lock, ALICE does not [...]

ALICE Video Wins Telly Award

November 7th, 2015|

Des Matelske’s video for ALICE Training Institute wins at 35th Annual Telly Awards (May 4, 2015 – Medina, Ohio) The Telly Awards has named Des Matelske of Des Waz Here Productions as a Bronze winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards for her Government Relations film for The ALICE Training Institute. With nearly 12,000 entries [...]

ALICE REITERATES STANCE ON DOOR-LOCKING DEVICES

November 7th, 2015|

(Sept. 4, 2015 – Medina, Ohio) A recent Associated Press article titled “Ohio Building Board Cautions Schools about Barricade Devices”, written by Andrew Welsh-Huggins, incorrectly identifies a door locking device in a photograph as an “ALICE device”. The ALICE Training Institute does not manufacture, endorse, or sell any brand of door locking device. Dave Mueller, [...]