With the school year just around the corner, establishing top-notch perimeter security on school grounds is essential to maintain the safety of students and school personnel.
Over the last several years, schools across the nation are reconfiguring their main entrances to establish more secure and recognizable entry points, but gated entry solutions can do this even better.
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Campuses of all types have always made physical security and the safety of students and staff a top priority. However, the recent COVID-19 crisis has forced many educational facilities to rethink everything they thought they knew about their physical security systems and measures. In fact, there is no better time to look at your physical security through a new lens than during a crisis, and what you learn can help improve security and campus efficiencies.
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Amid the worldwide COVID-19 crisis, educational facilities are reevaluating their security products and implementing technologies that will be used to halt the spread of disease and prevent future crises like the one we are currently experiencing. In addition to practices such as the sanitization of hard and highly touchable surfaces and proper hygiene, many are implementing fever detection cameras. Also known as body temperature cameras, these devices use thermal imaging to detect those that have elevated temperatures that may be related to sickness.
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According to “Indicators of School Crime and Safety” an annual report produced by the Bureau of Justice Statistics and National Center for Education Statistics, the 2019 report indicates a real need for school safety officials to stay vigilant.
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January 1, 2020, brought a new year and a new decade. The last ten years have been shaped by both triumph and tragedy, and the knowledge we’ve gained will help shape campus security into the future.
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Manufacturing Security: Managing Multiple Layers of Risk
Implementing physical security in the manufacturing industry means addressing multiple layers of risk. Whether it is electronics, automotive, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, or others, all manufacturing depends on protecting the many systems and processes involved from various and serious threats. While the threats are diverse and complex, today’s physical security systems for manufacturing address these threats.
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Top Advances Campus Security and Safety
Physical security in the educational setting requires an ongoing process vigilance and reevaluation of security needs. Over the last two decades, physical security acceptance, capabilities, and needs have all changed dramatically. Frequent headlines underscore the need to protect students of every age from threats such as fire, intruders, fights, and bullying.
As a result, an increasing number of campuses have implemented some form of security technology such as video surveillance or access control.
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How Commercial Physical Security Systems Can Save and Make Your Business Money
A professional security system is a must for every business in every industry to protect the business from threats such as theft, vandalism, and violence. However, commercial businesses should not only measure the success of their security system based on its ability to respond to alarms or prevent incidents, but also by how it can deliver information that can help digitally transform processes, drive change, increase productivity, and improve the customer experience. With the rapid advancement of security technologies and their extensive capabilities, progressive businesses have recognized the incredible opportunities available to harness crucial data and increase profitability.
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What to Look for in Successful Physical Security Systems for School Campuses
Physical security is a key consideration for any educational facility. Solutions such as fire and life safety, access control, video surveillance, and intrusion detection are critical in safeguarding students and staff from threats. However, physical security systems are not a one-size-fits-all proposition.
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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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