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As a market leader in the mass communications arena, Alert Cascade has worked with private and public sector clients across the globe for more than 15 years. Our web based emergency notification systems enable two way communication via voice call, SMS text and email, with our services designed the way that customers tell us they need them to be - straightforward, secure and reliable.

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Press releases

  • Alert Cascade’s mass notification service announced as Business Continuity Institute European Awards 2017 finalist

    Alert Cascade’s mass notification service announced as Business Continuity Institute European Awards 2017 finalist LONDON, GB 25/04/17 12:00 GMT: Following hot on the heels of being shortlisted for Most Innovative Product of the Year in the 2017 Business Continuity Awards hosted by CIR magazine, the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) announced today that Alert Cascade is also read more

  • Alert Cascade’s emergency mass notification service announced as business continuity awards finalist

    Alert Cascade’s mass notification service announced as a business continuity awards finalist in “Most Innovative Product of the Year” category LONDON, GB 27/03/17 20:00 GMT: Alert Cascade’s flagship mass notification service has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2017 Business Continuity Awards, hosted by CIR magazine. As one of only a handful of 100% read more

  • Alert Cascade partners with Cereproc to produce the first mass notification service with UK Text to Speech (TTS) voices and regional accents

    LONDON, GB, 29/11/16 09:30 GMT: As one of the few remaining UK owned and operated mass notification companies, Alert Cascade‘s latest platform release builds on the UK theme by including regional TTS voices designed and engineered by specialists based in Edinburgh. Traditionally, UK TTS has been centred around Received Pronunciation (RP), but recent estimates show that read more

  • Bacton Gas Terminal Complex improves resident sign up rates for their warning and informing service by 33%

    Four operators at the Bacton Gas Terminal Complex provide a free warning and informing service to local residents as part of their statutory obligations under the Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) regulations. Shell, Perenco, National Grid and Interconnector use the Alert Cascade Mass Notification Service to let the local community know about exercises, testing read more

  • Changes to emergency arrangements at Sellafield

    Sellafield Ltd and Cumbria County Council have been working with their mass notification provider, Alert Cascade Ltd, to implement changes to emergency planning arrangements in the vicinity of the Sellafield site. Following the introduction of the revised Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations in June 2105, there are now new and revised site level emergency read more

  • Alert Cascade launches new accessible formats for public warning and informing services

    With the Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) Regulations 2015 coming into force on 1st June 2015, and the the Requirements of the Radiation Emergency Preparedness and Public Information Regulations (REPPIR) now focusing on communicating with the Detailed Emergency Planning Zone (DEPZ) surrounding nuclear facilities, there is an increased emphasis on communicating effectively with members read more

  • Dragon LNG implement Alert Cascade solution

    Dragon LNG is the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) import terminal at Waterston, Milford Haven in Pembrokeshire. Importing and supplying 6 billion cubic metres of gas per annum to the UK’s National Transmission System (NTS), Dragon LNG plays an intrinsic role in supporting the UK’s energy infrastructure. Due to its size and the nature of activities read more

  • Calor Gas scheme to reassure island’s residents

    Calls are being made for more Canvey residents to sign up for a text alert service run by Calor Gas in the wake of a new report. The document, produced by Essex County Council about being prepared in the event of a catastrophe  at one of the island’s two fuel terminals, suggests the use of read more

  • Plymouth City Council and Cornwall Council develop joint arrangements for communicating with the public

    Plymouth City Council and Cornwall Council have been recognised for the efficiency of their joint working in the Cabinet Office’s recently revised Emergency Preparedness Guidance. The guidance outlines legal duties under the Civil Contingencies Act (CCA) and discusses the potential for confusion between emergency messages broadcast by local authorities under the CCA and emergency messages broadcast read more

  • UEFA implements Alert Cascade in the match operations unit

    Keith Dalton, Match Operations Manager for UEFA, commented: “We have implemented Alert Cascade in the match operations unit which is responsible for centralising and coordinating any information related to match operations with the aim of taking a pro-active approach to risk management. Our aim is to identify and solve or mitigate issues that may come read more