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It’s human nature to have your guard down during comfortable situations. In order for young adults to improve their situation awareness they need to understand their lives can always be at risk. Situation awareness involves being aware of what is happening around you. Lack of situation awareness is a primary reason why tragedies occur. Teaching young adults early to never let their guard down because someone may take advantage is a critical building block for adulthood development.
Ever since the World Trade Center attacks and recent violent shootings at schools, emergency management has moved to the forefront of everyone’s minds. Office buildings, transit systems, and especially schools and universities have put new emphasis on their emergency systems. The Department of Education has set forth rules in the Higher Education Opportunity Act to guide universities in their mass notification systems for emergency situations. Institutions must also submit annual reports to ensure compliance of their emergency plans.