Statement regarding tragic events at Charles University
December 22, 2023
With deep sadness and regret, we have been following the tragic event that occurred yesterday at the Faculty of Arts, Charles University, in Prague. In such moments, there are no words that can adequately express our sorrow, and we would like to express our deepest condolences to all the bereaved. This tragedy should never have happened, serving as a stark reminder of the importance of ensuring the safety of our university communities.With deep sadness and regret, we have been following the tragic event that occurred yesterday at the Facu
lty of Arts, Charles University, in Prague. In such moments, there are no words that can adequately express our sorrow, and we would like to express our deepest condolences to all the bereaved. This tragedy should never have happened, serving as a stark reminder of the importance of ensuring the safety of our university communities.
We express our support to the Faculty of Arts, Charles University, and all those affected by this incident. We also call upon all who wish to contribute to support the University's Foundation aiding the families of victims and students in difficult times. As of today, the collection has raised more than 732,000 EUR, a wonderful display of solidarity and compassion. If you are interested in contributing, you can find more information at the Endowment Fund of Charles University website.
Through our parent company M2C, we have contributed an amount of 4,070 EUR to the Endowment Fund.
For our company, originally founded by enthusiastic students, yesterday's tragedy is a particularly sensitive topic. We have long been collaborating with university students, organizing student internships, and have graduates among our ranks.
There has been a persistent emphasis on the need for preventive security measures for educational institutions. Yesterday's event starkly highlighted the current state of school security, which is at a dismal level, often undermined by the fact that the protection of buildings is frequently underestimated. Unfortunately, this is driven by the public procurement law, where the sole criterion is often cost rather than quality. Security is often provided by untrained or incompetent individuals and organizations that are unable to meet the necessary requirements or lack sufficient knowledge. Frequently, there is no security analysis, which is the foundation of the entire security system. Unfortunately, there is often no plan on how to respond to such an event, as occurred yesterday.
Similar tragedies can be to some extent prevented. Therefore, we believe that public administration should thoroughly reconsider the ways in which facilities are secured.
Now, more than ever, we need to stand together and support each other. Thank you for your kindness and solidarity in this difficult time.
Related to Services
Data on attendance and movement of people
Get clear, accurate and clearly processed demographic data about your store visitors with detailed analysis.
Central BMS control
Entrust the building management of your retail units to a team of experts and save on operations. Central BMS (building management system - MAR) control uses remote control and monitoring of technologies from one central location by our team of professionals.
Securing public spaces
Protect municipal assets with cost-effective, 24/7 remote monitoring.
Our parent company, M2C, has been awarded the prestigious Silver Medal in the EcoVadis sustainability assessment! EcoVadis is recognized as one of the most trusted sustainability rating providers in the world. This year, M2C has successfully defended its Silver Medal status, demonstrating our unwavering commitment to improvement and responsible business practices. For our customers, suppliers,
Innovations, technology, and customized solutions increase the value of real estate. We change the mindset of our customers
“We are glad that there are customers who indulge in the luxury of automation and do not perceive it as a necessary evil,” says Katerina Sochorova, CSO of M2C holding, which has been providing comprehensive services in real estate management for 30 years
Innovis a proud member of the Nordic Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic
Part of a unique platform We have just opened a new chapter in our journey, and this time our imaginary compass has led us to the cold North. Innovis has become a proud member of the unique platform of the Nordic Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic, and we would like to express our