U.S. Communities

 

Public Safety and Response

Safeware-Mallory is the key supplier of safety products and services to the first responder and emergency response market through the U.S. Communities contract. Offering solutions-based expertise in safety, we have the unique products required in dealing with any and all response hazards. 

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Key Products and Services:

  • Protective Clothing
  • Tactical Protection
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Communications
  • Detection & Monitoring
  • Investigation

Disaster Recovery

Crisis Command Center

At Home Depot we work with agencies to provide needed supplies and emergency management funding to organizations operating in strike zones, such as the American Red Cross. We mobilize associates from across the country to assist in disaster areas, ensuring that stores reopen immediately, and to provide volunteer support in our communities. Our Crisis Command Center works 24 hours a day, with our operations and merchandising teams working around the clock to monitor the storm and keep moving supplies into the affected area.

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Emergency Planning and Disaster Response

Emergencies and disasters can happen anytime and without warning. Develop an emergency plan for your business and keep an emergency kit on hand that includes basics like, waterflashlights, and first aid supplies. Learn more and prepare now to protect your business, your employees, guests, and residents. Visit our website to find the products and tools you need to help you prepare for any emergency.

Emergency Preparedness Tool

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Key Products and Services:

  • OSHA Compliant Safety products
  • First Aid Kits
  • Flashlights & Batteries
  • Shovels & Rope
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Smoke & CO Alarms
  • Generators

Equipment Rental

As a partner with U.S. Communities, Hertz Equipment can provide participants with piece of mind when it comes to disaster preparedness, relief and clean-up. Utilizing our Emergency Rental Equipment Checklist will ensure that you are ready before disaster strikes.

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Key Products and Services:

Why Hertz Equipment Rental:

  • Knowledgeable Staff
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Portable Power Solutions
  • Mobile Pumps/Compressors
  • Climate Control Solutions
  • Network of Locations
  • Ability to Move Fleet

Traffic and Parking Solutions

TAPCO offers a wide range of products to keep people and traffic safe during emergency incidents. TAPCO BlinkerSign® LED enhanced signs catch the attention of drivers seeking proper routes to shelter and safety.

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Key Products and Services:

  • BlinkerSign® Weather/evacuation Re-route Solar Powered Warning System 
  • Incident management temporary signs 
  • High Visibility apparel, eye and ear protection, first aid
  • Traditional and LED flares, batons, personal lighting, megaphones
  • Temporary barriers, Delineators, markers and pavement marking
  • Sand bagging equipment and supplies

Electrical Products

While disasters or emergencies are not something we like to think about, the reality is they happen, and Graybar is prepared. With more than 260 locations, we have the footprint, processes and products on hand to help public agencies prepare for and react to an emergency or disaster. 

Resources: If a Graybar location is affected by a disaster or emergency, we can quickly utilize surrounding local branches to assist customers.
Preparation: Graybar can provide technical assistance on electrical, communication, notification and security systems to help agencies prevent, alert or react in the event of an emergency.
Technology backup: Redundant Graybar computer systems, in two locations, ensure our systems will be operational for the field 24/7/365.
Material: Graybar can quickly provide the necessary materials to set up command centers, power up shelters, connect security systems, and repair or replace damaged electrical and communication systems.

Download our Emergency Services Brochure to learn more.

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Key Products and Services:

  • High/Low Voltage Wire & Cable, Utility Products and Power Cord 
  • Data/Communication, Wireless and Networking Products
  • Power Distribution & Control, Motors, Generators and General Electrical Commodities 
  • Lighting & Lighting Controls including Portable and Emergency Lighting 
  • Emergency Communication Towers, Beacons & Phones
  • Security Cameras, Entrance Protection, Fire, Intrusion, Paging, Notification & Safety 

Disaster Travel Services

HotelPlanner is the premier disaster travel provider in the US and across the globe coordinating planning and response efforts before a disaster strikes. Our teams manage the strategic placement of first responders, corporate clients and displaced homeowners to maximize the ability of relief support to occupy the areas needed while keeping other groups outside the main area of operations. Learn More

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Key Products and Services:

  • Additional information available: availability of generator operations, power truck and semi parking, sustainable supplies, and direct contact with multiple contacts for each property locations
  • Spend controls and cost center reporting
  • Traveler in route tracking
  • No ticketing fees with 156 flight partners and up to 16 rental car providers
  • 24/7/365 support

Roofing Supplies and Services

Advance planning can minimize disaster-related disruptions. Garland/DBS, Inc. helps get your facilities back up and running as quickly as possible when disaster strikes. Services include emergency notification of first-responder contractors who are pre-qualified and licensed to work in your area. 

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Key Products and Services:

  • Disaster Readiness
  • Storm Tracking
  • Contractors on Call
  • Post-Storm Assessment
  • Post-Storm Site Management
  • Emergency Repair Materials

Auto & Equipment Parts

Advance Professional Driven by CARQUEST has the parts and solutions for emergency preparedness, safety and first responders. We offer everything from flashlights and batteries to generators, hand tools, tarps and bungee cords. 

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Key Products and Services:

  • Portable Lighting, Batteries, Booster Packs
  • Generators & Extension Cords
  • Gloves, Chemicals & Lubricants
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Hand Tools
  • Tarps & Bungee Cords

Featured Products

Technology Solutions

Making it Easier for Public Safety

When every second counts, having the right technology can improve the speed and efficiency of police, fire and EMS organizations. Count on Insight Public Sector to provide these technology solutions. With Insight, you have one IT partner that not only understands the unique demands of public safety, but will help you optimize resources and manage changing IT infrastructure requirements.

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Key Products and Services:

  • Ruggedized Mobile Computing
  • In-Car and Fixed Video Solutions
  • Vehicle Mounting Solutions and Installations
  • License Plate Recognition
  • Automatic Vehicle Locations (AVL)
  • Wireless Connectivity & Infrastructure
  • Trade-In & Asset Disposal
  • Municipal Leasing

Facilities Solutions

Cintas helps keep your employees and workspace safe with a variety of products and services that meet your business needs. We offer complete emergency preparedness products and services to help prepare you for workplace emergencies. Let Cintas help you get your safety program and employees ready for the workday.

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Key Products and Services:

  • AED’s and Emergency Products
  • First Aid Cabinets and Products
  • Safety and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Compliance Training with over 250 Training Courses

 

 

Industrial Solutions

More than 65% of the U.S. population has been affected by a natural disaster. Start protecting your assets today with an emergency preparedness plan.

The best plans laid involve identifying and stocking critical resources that make your recovery quicker and easier. Jump-start your plan with key supplies from Applied Industrial Technologies. Supplying more than 5 million products from 4,000 manufacturers, Applied® is your partner in providing MRO products that are critical for preparedness and recovery.

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Key Products and Services:

  • Bearings, Seals & Belts
  • Power Transmission
  • Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Industrial Hose and Fittings
  • Gearing & Material Handling
  • Tools & Safety Products
  • MRO Supplies
  • MaintenancePRO® technical training

 

 

 

Workforce Management Solutions

Labor costs are a large operational expense for any government budget, but throw in an emergency and now these costs grow exponentially.  You need the right tools in place to staff, track, and report employees before disaster strikes.

Brief: A Proactive Approach to Emergency Preparedness

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Key Products and Services:

  • Workforce Timekeeper
  • Workforce TeleStaff

Staffing Solutions

Acro’s proven and industry leading Managed Staffing Provider (MSP) solution, utilizing a web-based Vendor Management System (VMS), XRMSM System is  designed specifically for managing your temporary personnel program. Along with our network of Associate Vendors, it enables our clients to streamline and optimize their contingent workforce processes with proven cost savings. Our program provides a one stop for emergency and safety related personnel through a dedicated program management office.  

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Key Products and Services:

  • Single Point of Contact 
  • Emergency-related Jobs Staffed
  • Safety-related Positions Staffing
  • Administration/Clerical Staffing
  • Engineering, IT, Facilities Staffing
  • ISO 9001:2008 Registered Quality
  • Minority Certified Enterprise