National Fire Prevention Month – Education

Have a Professional Facility Fire Safety Assessment

A professional fire safety assessment will look at the campus facility to identify needs and deficits concerning fire and life safety needs. While public facilities are required to meet local, state, and national levels, that does not mean that there are not additional needs that should be met.
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National Fire Prevention Month – Commercial

Highlighting National Fire Prevention Month

October is National Fire Prevention Month and a time when service departments across the country work to spread fire safety and prevention awareness. Sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the national observance began in response to several fires which broke out within days of each other, including The Great Chicago Fire of October 8, 1871, which killed more than 250 people and left 100,000 people homeless.

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Best Practices to Prevent an Active Shooter in Manufacturing Facilities

Keeping employees, visitors, and other building occupants safe is a top priority for any manufacturing facility. Because of this, regardless of the likelihood of its occurrence in any particular facility, every manufacturing facility should have a plan for preventing and responding to active shooters.
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Best Practices to Prevent an Active Shooter in Educational Institutions

Keeping employees, visitors, and other building occupants safe is a top priority for any educational facility. Because of this, regardless of the likelihood of its occurrence in any particular facility, every educational facility should have a plan for preventing and responding to active shooters. 
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Best Practices to Prevent an Active Shooter in Retail Facilities

Keeping employees, visitors, and other building occupants safe is a top priority for any retail establishment. Because of this, regardless of the likelihood of its occurrence in any particular facility, every store should have a plan for preventing and responding to active shooters.
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Proprietary or Nonproprietary Commercial Security Systems in Manufacturing?

Manufacturing facilities are diverse in everything from size to processes, so it makes sense that their security needs would also be equally diverse, and often changing. Understanding this can make choosing non-proprietary commercial security system solutions important to the long term success and functionality of the system.   Continue reading Proprietary or Nonproprietary Commercial Security Systems in Manufacturing?