Security Tech Today: Beyond Pure Security

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Over the last two decades, government facilities have been at the forefront of the adoption of new security technologies which have allowed us to protect tangible and intangible assets better than ever before. Government facilities have also been swift to realize that these technologies have highly beneficial applications outside pure security such as in automating for improved processes.

Today, it’s possible to leverage simple techniques to help automate processes while adding operational improvements, greater efficiencies and cost savings.

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Top Security Concerns for Industrial Assets?

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Industrial assets have always had specialized security needs but in this post 9/11 society, the needs are more urgent than ever. One of the top priorities for any manufacturing operation is maintaining tight, 24/7 security over every aspect of operations. Just as the threats are growing and changing, security systems implementation and practices must also evolve.

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How Important Is Physical Security In the Workplace?

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In our technology-driven world, cybersecurity gets a lot of attention from nearly every company in every industry. Of course, cybersecurity is important, but that should not replace or overshadow our concern regarding physical security. Whether you are in transportation, logistics, healthcare, utilities or any other industry, you have many physical security concerns. Physical security plays an important role in protecting personnel, important data, confidential information, products, and other company assets.

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Mass Notification in Schools and Its Implementation

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Our society has changed, and today campus security is a greater concern than ever. Schools face threats of violence from within as well as from the outside making the campus especially difficult to secure. Just as threats have changed, campus security has also changed and evolved. One of the tools many campuses are now implementing is mass notification.

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Top Ways Atlanta Manufacturing Facilities Avoid Fire Inspection Violations and Fines

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In just moments, fire can irrevocably destroy lives and cost millions in property damage. This is especially true in the manufacturing industry where an abundance of materials and processes create a volatile environment.

Understanding this, fire codes were put in place to help prevent the dangerous conditions that can lead to disaster. Ignoring these codes will not only put Atlanta manufactures at risk, but it can also lead to code violations and costly fines.

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Why Invest in Preparedness?

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If you have been putting off disaster preparedness, now is the time to swing into action. According to research conducted by the University of Colorado in Boulder, things like flood and fire preparations and prevention can save lives and money– as much as $11 for every $1 initially invested according to the report.
Natural hazard mitigation saves. In Security Magazine, Keith Porter, a research professor in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering said. “Mitigation can be a costly decision, but this study should help people to make a more informed choice about how to save their property and their wellbeing.”

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