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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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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Every campus differs in size, location, and organization, so it makes sense that campus security needs would also be equally diverse, and often changing. Understanding this can make choosing non-proprietary commercial security system solutions to meet those needs important to the long term success and functionality of the system.
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Staff at educational facilities need the ability to communicate at all times in order to fulfill the many demands of their critical roles. Tools such as intercom systems and gate/telephone entry systems add additional ways to communicate both in a daily capacity and in an emergency situation adding to increased safety and operational efficiency.
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Schools today have critical security needs and often, limited budgets. Physical security measures can prevent things like unauthorized entry, vandalism, bullying, violence, and more. Fortunately, educational security needs can be met with both low and high-tech solutions.
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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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