Emergency Notification & Mass Communication - News and Events

ERMS sponsors the Halton Go21 Walk for Down Syndrome Awareness

May 23, 2017 — Oakville, ON | ERMS is pleased to sponsor the Halton GO21 Walk, in association with the Halton Down Syndrome Association (HDSA). The Canadian Down Syndrome Society (CDSS) launched Go21 in 2014. “Go” celebrates the advancement and strength in the Down syndrome community and “21” represents the extra copy of the 21st chromosome, which characterizes the genetic condition.

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ERMS wins the 2017 Sprott School of Business at Carleton University Outstanding Product Achievement Award

May 18, 2017 — Oakville, ON | ERMS Corporation is pleased to announce that the Advantage Emergency Mass Notification System was selected as the winner of the 2017 Sprott School of Business at Carleton University Outstanding Product Achievement Award, presented by the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATAAlliance).

Every year the CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards recognize "industry innovation, expertise and leadership". In particular, the award presented to ERMS is granted "to a Canadian organization for an outstanding technology engineering development which results in the production of a world-class product, or family of products. The product will have proven itself in operation, and its design and market success will have enhanced Canada’s international reputation for innovation and excellence."

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ERMS sponsors the Hamilton Children’s Water Festival

Oakville – March 28, 2017 | ERMS is proud to sponsor the 2017 Hamilton Children’s Water Festival for the second year in a row. Hamilton Water will be hosting its 10th edition of the event May 30th - June 1, at Pier 4 Park. The event will welcome close to 3000 grade 4 students and teachers from across Hamilton, over 250 high school students and hundreds of government and community volunteers. Partners and volunteers all work together to foster the process of educating our future leaders on the importance of water and the positive changes that we can all make to ensure a healthy environment.

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ERMS Reflects on its Success in 2016 and Gears Up for 2017

January 11, 2017 – Oakville, ON | ERMS Corporation – the largest Canadian Emergency Mass Notification provider – announces a record breaking year for business expansion.

The year 2016 was very exciting and brought several new clients from various industries, including property management, municipalities, education, finance, insurance, manufacturing and additional government agencies, who have chosen ERMS as an integral part of their crisis management and business continuity plans.

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ERMS at the WCDM 2016, June 7 and 8

May 31, 2016 – Oakville, ON | The 2016 World Conference on Disaster Management is fast approaching and ERMS is again looking forward to attend this prestigious industry event. Every year, Business Continuity, Crisis Management and other professionals gather for a few days of learning, sharing, networking with the industry's who's who and top vendors.

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Residents of Fort McMurray Need Our Help

May 9, 2016 – Oakville, ON | For over a week, wildfires have been raging in Fort McMurray, AB and officials say there is no end in sight. First responders, including the Canadian Red Cross staff and volunteers are working around the clock, managing home evacuations in the area.

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ERMS Mobile Enhanced With Real-Time Location-Based Notification

April 23, 2016 – Oakville, ON | ERMS is pleased to announce Phase 2 of its mobile app, available as of this morning to registered customers for update or download on Apple, Android and BlackBerry devices. 

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ERMS Releases a Powerful Mobile App

November 8, 2015 – Oakville, ON | ERMS is thrilled to annonced the launch of its new mobile App.
Thousands of stakeholders will now receive emergency alerts faster than ever through push notifications. At the first sign of an incident, instant messaging can make all the difference in mitigating serious consequences, and even avoiding a crisis altogether. At ERMS, our product development is always focused on saving lives through technology and our new Mobile App is our latest commitment to this vision. 

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ERMS to exhibit at WCDM 2015

May 28, 2015 – Oakville, ON | Once again ERMS will be exhibiting at the World Conference on Disaster Management (WCDM). This Canadian industry leading event will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada from June 8 – 11.

This year is the 25th anniversary of WCDM, which is renowned for bringing together business continuity and disaster management professionals from around the world for education and networking.


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ERMS and KingsBridge Announce Partnership to Integrate Disaster Recovery Planning Software with EMNS

May 5, 2015 – Oakville | ERMS is proud to announce their partnership with KingsBridge Disaster Recovery. Through the ERMS Advantage comprehensive API, KingsBridge is able to offer their customers seamless integration of emergency and incident mass notification with business continuity and disaster recovery planning software.

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