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New York to Host Thousands of Security Professionals at ISC East

The electronic security industry will soon converge once again in Manhattan for ISC East. Billed as the Northeast’s local connection to the world of security, the event is set for Nov. 18-19 at the Javits…


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We have seen the nature of emergency events on campuses in the United States change drastically during ... September 30, 2008

September 30, 2008

On Feb. 14, 2008, Steve Kazmierczak shot and injured more than a dozen people on the Northern Illinois University campus. The end result was five dead and a dozen more injured. Police have yet to establish ... July 31, 2008

Davidson College, the nationally-respected liberal arts school located near Charlotte, N.C., is a case-in-point of how IP-based alarm signal communications is hastening the evolution of traditional security and fire/life-safety systems. Strapped with excessive recurring cost to operate its legacy solution, the college turned to ... By Rodney Bosch · June 30, 2008

The National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (NBFAA) has been joined by the Center for Campus Fire Safety (CCFS) in its ongoing efforts to educate government officials, agencies and the public about fire/life-safety issues. May 12, 2008

Honeywell’s Instant Alert® Plus notification service has been selected by Butler University in Indianapolis to quickly provide details and direction to students, faculty and staff during emergencies. The service allows administrators to broadcast ... April 23, 2008

With its one-year anniversary this month, the massacre of 32 people at Virginia Tech by a deranged student endures as the event most responsible for the dramatic shift of the higher education community’s safety and security mentality. Calls for enhancing security on campuses across the nation resonated further when a gunman took the lives of ... March 31, 2008

The National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (NBFAA) is hailing the U.S. House of Representatives for passing a bill that promotes the professional installation of fire prevention technologies in university buildings. February 12, 2008

The advocacy group Center for Campus Fire Safety (CCFS) is urging college students to install carbon monoxide (CO) detectors in their dormitories and off-campus housing. August 21, 2007

The National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (NBFAA) is urging its members and other individuals and organizations throughout the country to support a new bill that promotes the professional installation of fire prevention technologies in university buildings. May 31, 2007




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