Facility Management: School Security
10/29/2007 - Buncombe County (North Carolina) Schools have installed survelliance that has helped it cut incidents of crime.
Intelligence: Contingency Planning \ Disaster Management
10/29/2007 - Before they receive government authorization, labs handling dangerous biological specimens must show they have incident response plans.
Book Reviews: Access Control
10/29/2007 - Learn the skills and tools necessary to install and maintain effective intrusion alarm devices and systems.
Case Study: Physical Security
10/05/2007 - A music center rings in a new security system.
Daily Headline : Security Management
10/03/2007 - Accidents and missing shipments are increasing at the laboratories dealing with the world's deadliest toxins.
Facility Management: Access Control
09/27/2007 - The security team at Houston’s 60-acre Greenway Plaza protects its ten office buildings with judicious use of CCTV, access control, and a well-trained officer force.
Beyond Print: Contingency Planning \ Disaster Management
09/26/2007 - Find out how buildings could be strengthened against hurricanes in a NIST report that recommends enforcing strict building standards for hurricane-prone regions.
Homeland Security: Public-Private Partnerships
09/25/2007 - Public and private buildings will have no choice but to comply with building modifications in locations where municipal governments adapt federal codes, as has already occurred in New York City. But improvements are still voluntary in most cities.
Case Study: Best Practices \ Case Studies
09/21/2007 - A gem of a CCTV system protects a distinctive jewelry design center
Homeland Security: Physical Security
09/20/2007 - Water utilities look to security basics, drug companies gain from BioShield II, and the use of jamming technologies to thwart terrorists.
09/20/2007 - A joint government report addresses several approaches to biochemical threats to buildings.
Intelligence: Government Reports (GAO etc.)
09/20/2007 - New building code guidelines, critics argue, will stop the construction of high-rise office buildings beyond 420 feet.
Homeland Security: Government Reports (GAO etc.)
09/13/2007 - The GAO found that the role of the portfolio managers was never finalized and that the S&T directorate does not require documentation of how determinations are made about where research and development projects and funds are directed. In addition, it was discovered that the portfolio managers were not required to attend ethics training specific to their jobs