As more and more of the headlines focus on cybersecurity, actual physical security takes a back seat, but do not be led to believe that being concerned about physical security is a thing of the past. When it comes to physical security, the stakes are high for manufacturers. In manufacturing, security systems add much more than security. They also play a huge role in compliance, reducing risks, and driving efficiencies.
Here are some important ways to protect your facility.
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Campus crimes are on the rise. As unnerving as it may be to think of criminals breaking into schools to steal or individuals entering the campus to cause physical harm to others, it is an all too often occurrence today. We no longer can assume crime will not happen on our campus or assume that our schools are adequately protected.
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The increase in the number of critical events in the educational setting has taught us that, unfortunately, not only are schools not exempt from a crisis they are often a target for serious crimes.
Today, campuses at every level have a greater responsibility to keep students safe. In an emergency situation, an educational facility’s communication system and how effectively it is used can have a massive influence on everything from facilitating an emergency response to gaining cooperation. This is why the right communication tools used rightly are so very important.
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Healthcare is one of the most demanding and complex industries in the world today. In addition to providing healthcare, the industry is also charged with keeping patients safe and their information secure. But how can hospitals and other healthcare facilities increase physical safety while still staying HIPAA compliant?
Here are some important ways to do just that.
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Life safety and property protection are more important than ever. Businesses and institutions exist in highly challenging environments and face a wide range of threats, from fire, system failures, and other environmental threats to violence and intrusion. It’s true for all types of business facilities, whether it is the education, commercial, hospitality, government, or industrial sector, and all of them must be prepared and equipped for those eventualities with the appropriate systems.
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In our technology-driven world today, knowledge is at our fingertips. We’ve grown accustomed to doing everything fast, simply, and most importantly, on our own. Nearly everything is able to be researched, lessening and even removing the need for assistance from subject matter experts in many areas of our lives. However, this mindset has infiltrated the physical security landscape much to the detriment of attaining actual comprehensive security.
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More than 5 million Americans today live with Alzheimer’s disease accounting for 70% of those living with dementia. By the year 2050, that number is expected to rise to as high as 16 million. That number sounds vast and somewhat removed from our
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University Strengthens Safety with Streamlined Fire Protection Approach
Follow the link to read this case study featured in the December issue of SDM Magazine.
UNG and SSP partner to improve Campus Life Safety and Security