The Security Industry Association's (SIA) Partner Alliance for Safer Schools (PASS) has been formed to develop guidelines for use of electronic security and life safety equipment in schools. PASS combines the technical knowledge offered by SIA’s Education Interest Group with knowledge from representatives of schools, law enforcement, and trade associations.
By D. Craig MacCormack · October 29, 2014
The Security Industry Association and the International Association of Police Chiefs have awarded the Houston Police Department and the Greater Houston Retailers Association with the 2014 Michael Shanahan Award for helping to reduce violent crime at convenience stores in the city.
SSI Staff · October 28, 2014
During a panel at ASIS 2014, the Security Industry Association discussed the benefits of consulting outside integrators and end users during large security integration projects.
By Mickey McCarter · October 02, 2014
The Security Industry Association Intrusion Subcommittee has updated CP-01 false alarm standard, which details recommended design features for control panels and their associated arming and disarming devices, including smartphones and tablets.
Rodney Bosch · October 01, 2014
Plans call for the myGPS educational platform to eventually aid professionals in planning a security career path and identify the required competencies to excel and achieve success.
SSI Staff · September 26, 2014
SIA's CP-01-2014 features definitions for remote devices and is intended for reference by security system installers and central station operators.
SSI Staff · September 16, 2014
The Security Industry Association will host its annual conference for security integrators, dealers, and installers on Oct. 29-30 in New York City.
SSI Staff · September 04, 2014
Security Industry Association Chairman John Stroia discusses his goals to grow membership, deliver on SIA’s robust investment in education and training, and continue vigorous outreach to professional organizations and vertical markets.
Rodney Bosch · March 05, 2014
The Security Industry Association's board of directors selected Samsung Techwin America's Frank De Fina to serve as vice chairman of its executive committee because of his leadership skills and his knowledge of the electronic security industry.
SSI Staff · March 04, 2014
The Security Industry Association has offered its support of the inclusion of the Comprehensive School Safety Initiative in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014 (H.R. 3547).
January 16, 2014