Code Adam

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An internationally recognised alert for a missing child, coined in 1994 and named after Adam Walsh, who went missing in 1981 when he was 6 years old and was later found murdered
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EMCOR Group, Inc has become corporate sponsor of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children's (NCMEC) Code Adam program, further expanding the Company's efforts in to help find missing children.
The retailer's Code Adam program, for example, was developed in response to the hundreds of abductions of children committed each year.
The Code Adam program, meanwhile, is designed to help prevent children from becoming missing in the first place.
Code Adam is a step-by-step plan for focusing attention on finding a missing child quickly.
The employment of store greeters is one example; code Adam is another.
The announcement could be something like: "Associates, we have a Code Adam.
Code Adam is a proactive program designed to prevent children from disappearing from Wal-Mart outlets and other retail stores.