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Make Security Planning A Priority During Building Design

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Building Owner Needs To Take Lead Role In Prioritizing Security

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Focus On Zones Of Control And Protection To Minimize Security Gaps

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Bringing IT Onto The Security Team

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Options for Occupant Communications Improve, But Message Clarity is Critical

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Missed Opportunities When Specifying or Operating BAS

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Best Practices for Securing BAS

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Door Hardware Retrofits: A Clear Path to Savings

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Security Considerations for Door Hardware Retrofits

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Technology Advances Improve Access-Control Systems

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Door Inspections Recommended at Least Twice Annually

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Regular Maintenance Critical to Access-Control System Performance

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Access-Control System Technicians Require Proper Training

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Full-Scale Active Shooter Drills Can Help Schools Prepare For The Worst

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Indiana School District Has Three Goals For Active Shooter Drills

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Concealed Weapons In Schools Raises Safety, Security Questions

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Ohio School District Permits Teachers, Other Staff To Carry Guns In School

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School Districts Focus On Resource Officers, Improved Response Time Instead Of Arming Employees

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Regular Inspections, Testing Delivers Long-Term Reliability for Door Locks, Hardware

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Door-Hardware Upgrades Require Revisiting Department Priorities

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Weather Factors Into Frequency of Door Hardware Inspections

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As IT And Security Converge, Physical And Information Security Challenges Increase

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Defining Network Responsibilities Is A Key Component Of IT, Security Convergence

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Financial Factors Are Key Element Of IT, Security Convergence

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Showcase Products: Security

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Key and Card Technology Improvements Boost Door Security

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Looking At What's Next In BAS

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Ted Whiting: Technology Key to Surveillance Success at ARIA

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Multitenant Buildings Have Multiple Security Needs

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In Securing Multitenant Facilities, Human Element Plays a Large Role

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With Multitenant Buildings, Good Communication Is Essential to Security Planning

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Technology Brings Positive Change To Fire Safety

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Robert Lang: Security Road Map Can Improve Decisions in Emergencies

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Trained Immediate Responders Can Provide Swift In-House Action When Trouble Strikes

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Effective Immediate Responders Require Careful Planning, Training

Facility Maintenance Decisions
CMMS: Mobile Applications Improve Inventory Management

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Evaluate Vulnerabilities in Facility and Technology

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The People Part

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Security Upgrade: Hospital Undertakes Risk Assessment

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Security Retrofit: Upgrade Access-Control System

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Security: IP-Based, Digital Cameras Streamline Retrofit

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Emergency Preparedness: Three Door-Hardware Issues

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Security Threats to Facilities are Changing as Terrorists Becoming Decentralized

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Landscapes Play Role in Building Security Perimeter

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Facility Managers Should Reassess Security Plans as Terrorist Networks Become Decentralized

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Access-Control: Hardware Includes Proximity Card/PIN Locks

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Door Hardware: ID-Card Lock Systems Require More Maintenance

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Achieving a Balance Between Openness and Security in Universities, Hotels

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Six Steps to Implementing Occupancy Assurance

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Access Control Records Aid in Solving Yale Murder Case

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Creating a Mass Notification Plan and Adopting New Technology

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New NFPA Code for Emergency Communcations Systems

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Mass Notification Product Showcase

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Schools and Universities Should Examine Emergency Response Plans

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How to Perform an Electronic Security System Site Survey

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A Security Vulnerability Analysis Helps Identify Real Threats

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Security Analysis Should Go Beyond Checklists, Include Recommendations

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Security Product Showcase

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Assessing the Results of an Electronic Security System Site Survey

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Green Building Goals and Security Initiatives Can Find Common Ground

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Door Hardware: Technician Training Critical with Advanced Technology

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Video Analytics Software and Intelligent Light Controls Help Satisfy Sustainability, Security

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Windows and Air Intake Vents Can Be Operable and Secure

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Preserve the Natural Landscape to Protect the Building

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Electronic Lock Cylinders Provide Secure Retrofit

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Software Solutions Make Electronic Lock Cylinders Scalable

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Security Technology Value Engineering: Mistakes to Avoid

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How to Categorize Risk

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How to Avoid Beta Technology

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Documents and Guidelines for Emergency Preparedness

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New Products: August 2008

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Your Real Risks

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Door Hardware: Safety and Security

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Door Hardware: A New Generation of Safety and Security

A special report provided by the Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA)Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door Hardware and Biometric Technology

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Looking Back at Virginia Tech

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Door Hardware: Finding the Key to Security

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Security Systems: Planning Upgrades that Work

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IT & Security Convergence Means That Departments Need to Cooperate

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Security Systems: Finding a FitFacility Maintenance Decisions

Security Systems: Finding a Fit

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Planning Data Center Renovations With an Eye on Security

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A Reality Check for Security Upgrades

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Building a Security Team That Works

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Assessing Risk to Facilities

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Door Hardware: Code Considerations

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Security: Standards, Old and New, Can Provide Guidance in Addressing Risks

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Door Hardware: Specifying for Security

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Access Control: Smart Cards Offer Enhanced Capabilities in Controlling and Tracking Facility Access

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Key Considerations in Security Decisions

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Crash Course in Security

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Weighing the Options for Access Control and Evacuation Strategies

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Durable Door Hardware

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Advanced Access Control Options and Integrated CCTV Enhance Facilities' Security Performance

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Door Considerations: Specification with Security in Mind

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How Secure are Your Facilities?

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Security matters. Do you have the time?

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Door Hardware: Meeting the ACCESS Test

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Door Hardware: Security Solution

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The Security-Door Hardware Link
Windows are a fatal security weakness, avoid them at all cost!

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Revised Waxman-Markey Energy Bill Could Accelerate Energy Efficiency Benefits by a Decade

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NOAA Lowers Hurricane Season Outlook

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NYPD Releases Report On Building Security For High Risk Buildings

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Security Perceived as Most Important Building Feature, According to Survey

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New Report Examines How Facility Managers Can Reduce Workplace Violence

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ASIS International Announces Draft Guideline for Facility Physical Security Measures

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Building Trades Among Those That Stand to Gain from Green Industries

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DHS Proposes Biometric Airport and Seaport Exit Procedures

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BHMA Revises Standard for Master Keying Systems

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Access Board Explores Airport Accessibility

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Voluntary Standard Addresses Security Monitoring

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ASTM Rolls Out Standard for Testing Perimeter Barriers

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Terrorism Risk Insurance Act Extensions Met With Resistance

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DHS Publishes Chemicals List for Anti-Terrorism Standards

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Largest Counterterrorism Exercise Focuses on Communication, Coordination

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GSA Finalizes Site Security Design Guidelines

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Virginia Tech Panel Slams Staff for Poor Communication, Failure to Heed Warning Signs in Troubled Student

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Homeland Security Awards $260 Million in Supplemental Grants

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New Report Touts Biometric Fusion to Combat Security Concerns

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Homeland Security Department Launches New Coordinating Council to Support Infrastructure Protection Mission

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North American Energy Leaders Meet to Discuss Energy Security, Environment

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Homeland Security Completes Framework for Infrastructure Protection

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Homeland Security Completes Risk Management Framework

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NIST Issues Guidelines on RFID Security

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Security Regulations Released for High Risk Chemical Facilities

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Group Examines Security Personnel’s Tasks, Training

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Terrorism Threat Still Prominent in Executives’ Minds

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New Standards Aim to Protect Water Supply

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New Emergency Preparedness Office Announced

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CSO Pay Surges, Survey Shows

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Crisis Management: Why you need to be concerned

Incident Trends in Educational Institutions

Tips for Creating a Crisis Coordinator Program

Why the First 2-3 Minutes of an Incident are so Important

Understanding Technology Supported Emergency Response Initiatives

New Security Challenge: Concealed Weapons on Campus

Responding to Security Incidents on Campus

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