BACKGROUND: Mass notification provides real-time information and instructions to people in a building, area, site, or installation using intelligible voice communications along with visible signals, text, and graphics, and possibly including tactile or other communication methods. The purpose of mass notification is to protect life by indicating the existence of an emergency situation and instructing people of the necessary and appropriate response and action.

Alertus Technologies® and Kernan Systems offer a customizable array of emergency notification products, including the wall-mounted Alert Beacon®, Computer Desktop Alerting, USB panic button, LED marquee display, text-to-speech interface for public address and giant outdoor speaker systems, fire alarm interface, VoIP phone alerting, digital signage and cable television override, and mobile phone alerting capabilities.

Override all screens and cable TV channels with a full-screen notification Alertus App

Mobile applications allow authorized users to quickly send emergency notification alerts to all or select personnel via Android or IOS tablets or smartphones

Netcentric Alerting

Alertus provides an efficient, seamless solution that is both easy to use and provides a single point of activation across all notification paths and locations within seconds.

Alert Beacon,

Our flagship product, a wall-mounted device that sounds and flashes to capture the attention of building occupants at a distance and displays a custom message about the nature of the emergency and how to respond.

Desktop Notification

A full or partial screen alert will appear on all or select PCs and Macs across facilities.    

Alertus Mobile Applications

Mobile applications allow authorized users to quickly send emergency notification alerts to all or select personnel via Android or IOS tablets or smartphones.

Cable TV Override

Override all screens and cable TV channels with a full-screen notification.

Digital Signage

Transform LCD screens, LED marquees, and digital display media systems into intelligent emergency alerting appliances.

Fire Alarm Interface

Allows events from the fire panel to automatically trigger alert notification in the Alertus system.

Voice PA Interface

Enables centralized command and control of public address voice systems.

Voice PA Interface

Enables centralized command and control of public address voice systems, including outside address systems.

CONTACT KERNAN SYSTEMS FOR ADDITIONAL PRODUCT OFFERINGS at info@kernansystems.com or 202-827-9767