Convergence is starting to take hold in healthcare security to combat the rise in violent attacks on hospitals and health workers.
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.
After a security review at the Delaware Valley School District does not pass the grade, heightened security measures are put in place that feature upgraded technology and the latest devices.
Nordic culinary entrepreneur, Claus Meyers, wants the proper tools in place for surveillance at the Great Northern Food Hall and Agern restaurant, both in the Vanderbilt Hall of Grand Central Terminal, NY. The historic nature of the facility, the high-bandwidth multisystem requirements, and large user-base demands, brings a challenging installation for many reasons.
Using video surveillance for “Service Efficiency” improves business operations and brings a return on investment well after the initial purchase of the system.
A Massachusetts behavioral health facility is facing $208,000 in proposed OSHA penalties for violations found while conducting a follow-up inspection. On June 29, the agency issued the hospital a notification for failure to abate workplace violence risks. The action follows a serious violation related to the same hazards found in 2015. As a result of […]
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The mass transit facility in Scranton, Pennsylvania is a central transport hub where passengers are provided a secure shelter while they wait for buses. The security system in place is also utilized by private tenants and the Scranton police department.
Major Health Partners (MHP) Medical Center in Shelbyville, Indiana utilizes advanced technology that stands up to the many challenges in healthcare security.
A five-alarm fire tore through a classic car dealership in Illinois, destroying the dealership’s main building and at least 150 vintage cars that were being stored inside. The distance firefighters had to travel before arriving at the rural scene and a lack of fire hydrants contributed to the inferno.