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http://www.facilityzone.com/search.asp?prox=page&rorder=500&rprox=500&rdfreq=500&rwfreq=500&rlead=1000&sufs=2&order=r&pr=fzone0207&query=access&submit=Search The Access Board recently released technical bulletins on accessibility to restrooms, bathing facilities, and drinking fountains. The material explains specifications for water closets, toilet compartments, showers, bathtubs, and drinking fountains in the accessibility standards under Americans with Disabilities Act and Architectural Barriers Act. Each guide clarifies common sources of confusion, answers frequently asked questions, and offers recommendations for best practice. For more information, click here.
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Touchless Doors Strategies to Slow the Spread of Coronavirus


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Privacy Considerations for Designing All-Inclusive Restrooms

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Accessibility Survey Spotlights Wheelchair-Friendly Campuses

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Coronavirus Pandemic Sparks Access Control Changes

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Managing Campus Visitors During the Pandemic

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Automatic, Touchless Doors Can Help Slow the Spread of Coronavirus

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Access Control: Closing the Door on the Coronavirus

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ADA: Project Ramps Up Beach Accessibility

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30 Years Later, Schools Struggle with ADA

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6 Best Practices for Access Control Technology Upgrades

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Biometrics, Smartphones Poised to Replace Key Cards

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App Aims To Rate Facilities’ Accessibility

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Accessibility Issues Still Plague U.S. Airports

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Security Spotlight: Card Readers and Door Hardware

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Key Control and Door Hardware: Security Considerations

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Door Hardware Spotlight: Safety, Security and Reliability

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Is It Time to Replace or Revamp Your Access Control System?

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New $41.5 Million New York Library Fails Accessibility Tests

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How Sustainability Must Complement Accessibility in Buildings

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Security, Access Control and Key Considerations

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As ADA Nears 30, Challenges to Accessibility Remain

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Defining Security for Access Control

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Access Control: A New Generation for Security

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3 Steps to Improved Security

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Nature Center Offers Free Outdoor Wheelchairs, Improves Accessibility

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3 Security Technologies Making Waves in Facilities Management

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K-12 District Delays Use of Facial Recognition Security

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Access Controls Offer Improved Security

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What Facility Managers Need to Know about Future Trends for Grounds Management

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ADA: Accessibility in National Parks

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Maximum Accessibility: Airport Restroom Aims High

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Facilities Technology: Classrooms as Laboratories

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City Struggles with ADA Compliance

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ADA Celebrated as Nation Honors Former President

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Accessibility Mapping Focuses on Facilities

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Access Control: Door Hardware That Performs

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Walmart Sued for Alleged ADA Violation

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Access Control: Specification Based on Facility Needs

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ADA and Outdoor Public Spaces

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Access Control: Strategies and Tactics For Successful Upgrades

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MLB Stadium Sued For Alleged ADA Violations

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ADA Issues Remain for University

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ADA: City Settles Lawsuit Over Accessibility

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ADA, Beaches and the Need for Accessibility

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The Brave New World of Cybersecurity: Evaluating Vulnerabilities

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Access Control Comes of Age

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ADA: Cities Mark Progress on Anniversary

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School Teaches Lesson in ADA Accessibility

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ADA Lawsuit Targets New Orleans Superdome

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ADA: University Addresses Lawn Accessibility

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Choosing The Right Access Control System

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4 Steps To Access Control System Integration

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Tips To Manage Access Control After Installation

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House Votes to Alter ADA

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ADA on Deck: Lawsuit Contends Stadium Not Accessible

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NYC Mandates Equal Access to Diaper Duty

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Updates To Codes and Technology Aid Door Selection

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Door Hardware: Needs, Options and Opportunities

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Door Hardware: Making Facilities Secure

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ADA: Facilities Continue Upgrades for Accessibility

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ADA on Campus: University Targets Accessibility

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ADA: Accessibility and Google Maps

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Shopping Center Maintenance Made Simpler

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Door Hardware: A New Generation

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Door Hardware: Performance Matters

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Maturing Biometrics Solutions Enrich Security Options for FMs

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Open Spec Advances Interoperability for Physical Security Systems

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Need For Greater Privacy Influencing Restroom Design

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Access Control Key to Facility Safety and Security

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Door Hardware Strategies for Access Control

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Access Control: The Role of Card Readers

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Sidebar: Access Control and Maintenance Issues

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Detailed, Thoughtful Integration of Security Systems Yields More Secure Facilities

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Practical Tips For Implementing Security Integration

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Baby Changing Areas in Public Restrooms Required by Law

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Emerging Security Technologies Offer FMs Range of Choices

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Complying With ADA in Restrooms

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ADA: Beyond the Violation

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For Complex Access Control and Security Systems, Choose In-House, External Team Carefully

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ADA: Expanded Online Guide to Standards Available

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Code Compliance Another Key to Proper Access Control System

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ADA: Impact on Operations

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ADA Answers: Determining Accessibility Requirements

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Pitfalls to Avoid When Planning Access Control

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Door Hardware: Striking Balance Between Safety and Security

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Effective Key Management Policy Important First Step

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Proper Door Hardware Specification Reduces Maintenance Time

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Expanded Electric Lock Choices Give Managers Many Options

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Access Denied: Common ADA Violations

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On Notice: Responding to an ADA Complaint

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Hospitals Weigh Access Control, Intrusion Detection to Boost Safety and Security­

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ADA and the Impact on Operations

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ADA: Maintenance Matters

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Protecting Healthcare Staff From Patients, Family Members

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Key Issues in Buying Healthcare Security Technology

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ADA: Comprehensive Compliance

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ADA and Common-Sense Steps

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ADA Compliance: Myths and Misconceptions

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ADA, Maintenance and Compliance

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ADA, Maintenance and Compliance

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Access Control Systems: Six Key Planning Steps

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How To Select The Right Type Of Access Control Card

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When Planning Access Control System, It’s Crucial To Get IT Involved

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How To Specify, Bid, And Test The New Access Control System

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ADA: Understanding Accessibility Guidelines

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Protecting Healthcare Staff From Patients, Family Members

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Appropriate Technology Is Key To Hospital Security

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Terms of Accessibility: The Glossary of ADA

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Eight Questions for ADA Compliance

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Maintaining Access Control Systems Requires Regular Attention

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ADA: Design for All

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Avoiding ADA Lawsuits

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Maintaining Access Control Systems Requires Regular Attention

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Retrofits: Ensuring ADA Compliance

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4 Steps to Proactive ADA Compliance

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The ABCs of ADA

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Operations Affect Security With Access Control Systems

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Using ADA To Evaluate Facilities

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Training, Maintenance Are Keys To Access Control

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ADA and Universal Design: A Closer Look

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Technology Drives Improvements in Access Control

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ADA Compliance Requires Proactive Approach

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Avoiding ADA Lawsuits

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ADA: Avoiding Restroom Accessibility Woes

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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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Keep An Eye On Heat To Avoid Security Trouble

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Avoiding ADA Lawsuits

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ADA: Common Sense and Compliance

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ADA Standards Differ From Building Codes

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Life Cycle of ADA Compliance Issues to Consider

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ADA: Tactics To Avoid Lawsuits

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Test New, Existing Systems To Ensure Working Access Control

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ADA: Communication Consdierations

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Assess Future Needs When Putting In New Access Control

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ADA: Emergency Preparations

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Accessibility to Facilities Goods and Services

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Involve All Relevant Departments When Planning Access Control

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ADA As A "Design For All" Concept

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How to Avoid Mistakes With Access Control

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Keep Security Equipment Cool To Extend Service Life

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Avoid These 5 Pitfalls When Planning Access Control

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For Complex Access Control, Security Systems, Select In-House, External Team Carefully

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Test Access Control Hardware, Software To Ensure Compatibility

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Audit May Improve Building Security

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New ADA standards in effect for 2012

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Facility Security Requires Attention to Product Specification, Installation

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Access Control: Trouble Spots in Facility Security

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Access Control: Keeping Security Equipment Cool

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Access-Control Technology Offers Enhanced Protection

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ADA: Ensuring Restroom Accessibility

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Access-Control Technology Offers Enhanced Protection

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Specifying Compatible Door Hardware Enhances Building Security

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Access-Control Technology Requires New Tools for Front-line Technicians

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ADA: Debunking Compliance Myths

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ADA: Successful Restroom Renovations

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ADA: Communication for Success

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ADA: Avoiding Accessibility Trouble

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ADA Excuses Won't Keep Facility Managers Out of Court

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ADA Complaints: How Facility Managers Can Evaluate Their Risks

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ADA: The Outside Story

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Common ADA Violations

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Power and Gas Prices: Time for Long Term Contracts?

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LEED 2012 Will Emphasize Operating Performance; ADA Deadline

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NFPA 3 and NFPA 4 Cover Commissioning, Testing of Building Fire Systems

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Federal Regulations for T12 Fluorescent Lamps, Incandescents, and EPAct Tax Deductions

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ADA: Ensuring Compliance

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ADA: Compliance Considerations

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ADA and the Path of Travel

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Renovations and ADA

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Data Centers Look For Ways To Fight Energy Costs

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Accessibility: Making Way for ADA

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ADA Compliance: Important Dates

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When ADA Calls: Responding to a Complaint

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ADA: Renovations and Requirements

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Water Conservation: Low-Flow Faucets

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Common ADA Violations

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Door Hardware: Benefits of Electronic Access Control

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Checks 1-5: Audit and Upgrade Access Control System

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Taking Stock of New ADA Regulations

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New ADA Regulations: Compliance Requires Proactive Approach

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Lift Specification: Ask Questions About Safety, Training

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Checks 6-10: Review and Test Access Data and Devices

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ADA-Compliant Restroom Renovations

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Signage: Pointing the Way to Accessibility

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ADA: What FMs Need to Know

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ADA: Impact on Operations

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ADA: Success Through Communication

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Upgrading for Accessibility

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ADA: Accessibility and Efficient Facilities

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Accessibility: Planning for Emergencies

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Accessibility and Restroom Renovations

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Security Retrofit: Upgrade Access-Control System

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Emergency Preparedness: Three Door-Hardware Issues

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Door Hardware: RFID Technology Improves Security

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PRODUCT FOCUS: Doors and Door Hardware

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Evaluating Access, Avoiding Liability

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DOJ Updates ADA Guidelines

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Aerial Work Platforms: Operator Training Options

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Preventing ADA Problems

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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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ID Cards Require Card-Making Equipment, Scanners, Printers

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Keeping Up with ADA Compliance

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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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ADA: Accessibility Surveys

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Three BAS Design Points Essential for Sustainability

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ADA: A Clear Path

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Security Product Showcase

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Technology Solutions for Door-Hardware Retrofits

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ADA and Door Hardware

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ADA and Door Hardware

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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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Door Hardware: Stand-Alone Locking Widely Available

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Four Building Security Hotspots

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Accessibility Strategies

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Security Technology Value Engineering: Mistakes to Avoid

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ADA Standards Delayed

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New ABA standards

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High School Improves HVAC Efficiency and ADA Compliance

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Avoiding ADA Lawsuits

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U.S. Department of Defense Adopts New ABA Standards

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The Benefits of Pairing An Access Control System With A CCTV Setup

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Access Board Posts Guidance on Accessibility

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Department of Justice To Adopt New ADA Standards

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Design For All

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DOJ Submits Notice Adopting New ADA Standards

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Accessible Sidewalk Videos Available Online

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Emergency Preparedness: The Human Factor

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Access Board Explores Airport Accessibility

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Whole-Building Access

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When There’s Conflict in the Cards, Consolidating Access Control Systems

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General Services Administration Adopts New ABA Standard

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…And Access for All

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Report Spotlights Courthouse Access

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Access Control Addendum Proposed for ASHRAE BACnet Standard

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A Reality Check for Security Upgrades

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ABA: The Forgotten Law

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Five Wireless Networking Pitfalls

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Door Hardware: Code Considerations

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Proposed ADA Rules Raise Questions

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Door Hardware: Specifying for Security

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Smart Moves

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Practical ADA Tactics

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Getting In, Getting Out

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Outlook

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Durable Door Hardware

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From cutting-edge to off-the-shelf

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Clearing a Path for Access

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Access Board Addresses Courthouse Accessibility

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Specification with Security in Mind

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ADA Guidelines: A New Generation

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Real Needs Must Drive Security Integration

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Door Hardware: Meeting the ACCESS Test

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Access control technology: finding the right path to better security

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Maintenance Bulletin

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Opportunities for Access

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Understanding The ABCs of ADA

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


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New outlook on access control

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A Gameplan For Access

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Gray Areas of Accessibility

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Front Line of Security