Several smoke alarm brands have been identified as lacking third-party testing laboratory marks on Amazon, including X-Sense, Arikon and Bovon.
SSI Staff · July 25, 2016
The working group will collaborate primarily with ONVIF members, plus interact with system integrators, system designers and ONVIF ecosystem stakeholders.
SSI Staff · May 06, 2016
NFPA Xchange allows users to search or browse information on topics ranging from fire protection systems, electrical, building and life safety, emergency response and more.
SSI Staff · February 13, 2016
More than 55 technical experts from 25 companies logged more than 260 hours of total testing time during the three-day event.
SSI Staff · November 25, 2015
Installing security contractors and other industry stakeholders can learn about standards efforts in managed video, intrusion detection, hosted central and other services.
SSI Staff · September 25, 2015
The Security Industry Association (SIA) Director of Standards Joe Gittens shares what he thinks will be pressing security issues and surprises in 2013.
Scott Goldfine · December 25, 2012
While getting out to major industry events is usually an energizing experience, the consensus at this year's recent ASIS expo in Dallas was particularly invigorating. To some extent, it may be more of a collective relief that the security industry and most of its practitioners have withstood one of the harshest economic periods in modern times and that the worst of it is behind us ...
Scott Goldfine · October 28, 2010
Disparate types of fire protection equipment that aren't compatible are a significant problem for North American colleges, hospitals and schools, according to the 2009 Campus Safety Fire Survey results, which were released today.
January 05, 2010
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has updated its Web site pages to help visitors find document information on more than 300 codes and standards.
November 19, 2009
The Security Industry Association (SIA) has stepped in to help broker a deal between the electronic security industry and environmental groups concerned over the energy efficiency of security devices.
October 25, 2009