Sub-Contract Opportunity – Fayette County, KY

HQE Systems, Inc. is looking to partner with Fayette County, KY. HQE’s partner should have a technical workforce that can operate hand tools, have an understanding of low voltage hardware, and be ready to provide customer support (telephonic, email, and customer support portal). As a Minority-Owned, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, HQE is looking […]

Why Tornado Sirens Are A Must In Rural Communities

HQE Systems, Inc. (“HQE”) provides the integrated solution of SiRcom SMART Alert Software (SiSA) and SiRcom Tornado Sirens on an “as is” basis, without any warranties or guarantees of any kind, whether express or implied. HQE disclaims all liability, to the fullest extent permitted by law, for any loss or damage arising out of or […]

Mass Notification Compliance Requirements

As an Emergency Mass Notification Systems Engineer, it is imperative to emphasize the importance of having a mass notification system that is compliant with the various regulations and laws that govern emergency communications. In this white paper, we will discuss the reasons why compliance with Ray Baum Law, Kari’s Law, NFPA 72, HEO Act, Clery […]

Why Redundancy Matters For Emergency Managers

Recent events have highlighted the need for emergency managers to have redundant mass notification systems. The failure of electronic alert software dependent on power and cellular signals during emergencies has proven to be catastrophic. One such example is the 2021 winter storm in Texas, which left millions without power and cellular coverage. The lack of […]

Upgrade Your Legacy Outdoor Warning Sirens

Fund Your Outdoor Warning Sirens Projects Summary of FEMA Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Programs FEMA Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) programs provide funding for eligible activities that reduce or eliminate long-term risk to people and property from future disasters. These activities are referred to as hazard mitigation. States, local, tribal and territorial (SLTT) governments may apply for this […]