In response to the schools seeking increased security measures, Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies (IR) has expanded its services by providing its local security and safety consultants (SSCs) with increased tools to protect institutions.
February 11, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) has voiced its opposition to proposed legislation in Texas that would prohibit the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology as a means to identify, transmit information about, or track the location of students.
February 06, 2013
Marks USA of Amityville, N.Y., a NAPCO Security Systems company, releases the Loc-Down classroom intruder ANSI/BHMA F110 function leverset with clutch design. It incorporates all of the standard features of the company’s Survivor Series locksets with its new life-safety classroom intruder function.
SSI Staff · February 04, 2013
Here are 36 ideas to help boost school safety.
By Scott Goldfine · January 31, 2013
In response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, Urban Alarm hosted its “Session on Active Shooter Preparation” to help K-12 schools find affordable, effective ways to protect students and staff.
Ashley Willis · January 30, 2013
In the wake of the deadly Newtown, Conn., school shootings, David Morris, president of Modern Systems based here, donated alarm systems to the 13 schools in the Pulaski County School System.
January 09, 2013
Vancouver Community College (VCC) recently deployed a high-definition (HD) surveillance system by Avigilon in an effort to improve staff and student safety across its two campuses ...
September 08, 2010
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