Hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare facilities are places of physical and mental healing and pain relief. Yet, they are often sites of danger to their staff, most often to frontline staff such as nurses, aides, and receptionists.
Category: Facility Security
Every organization has its own unique facility security needs, but the basics of gatekeeping are nearly universal. We take a look at all levels of facility security, including building access, protocol and procedures, visitors, security staffing, the common challenges for specific types of facilities, and much more.
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Sign labels that can be printed with laser or ink-jet printers in minutes and removed cleanly from most surfaces serve to notify, instruct, and even protect personnel in just about every area in a facility.
The world’s only global musical instrument museum, the Phoenix, Arizona-based Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) creates an exciting experience for guests, immersing them in cultural traditions from around the world. A new video system provides exceptional coverage of the entire perimeter of the facility, even in areas with poor lighting.
A recent decision by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) upheld the lawfulness of aerospace company Boeing’s security policy prohibiting employees from using camera-enabled devices without permission or a valid business reason.
The incident, which occurred last month, does not appear to be an accident, either. Read on for more details on what happened, along with a few tips for ensuring something like this doesn’t happen at your facility.
Healthcare facilities are particularly vulnerable to incidents of workplace violence, and keeping hospitals safe for patients, staff, and visitors can be a monumental task. It’s a daily challenge for Jim Sawyer, CHS-IV, CPP, CHPA, Director of Security Services for Seattle Children’s Hospital.
The loss of revenue from shoplifting remains one of the most serious problems facing supermarkets and grocery stores. New technology is proving the key to preventing a hit to the bottom line for these retailers.
A tool from the U.S. Department of Education helps security leaders and professionals in the education industry effectively analyze data in order to make their campuses more secure.
Adoption of the cloud video surveillance platform continues to grow. As businesses are beginning to accept the video surveillance as a service (VSaaS) solution, systems are being used successfully in commercial markets with multisite requirements.