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Read: Campus Safety Takes Stand Against Non-Code-Compliant Door Barricades

Campus Safety Takes Stand Against Non-Code-Compliant Door Barricades

Campus Safety will no longer accept ads or sponsorships from companies whose door barricades don’t comply with ADA and NFPA codes.

Read: A Building Risk Assessment Checklist From the NFPA

A Building Risk Assessment Checklist From the NFPA

The NFPA’s active shooter guidance gives details on what information officials should be gathering during building risk assessments.

Read: NFPA 3000 Fast-Tracked for Active Shooter Response Standard After Parkland Shooting

NFPA 3000 Fast-Tracked for Active Shooter Response Standard After Parkland Shooting

An active shooter response standard such as NFPA 3000 was first proposed after the Pulse Nightclub shooting in 2016.

Read: Classroom Barricade Devices: A Dangerous Violation of Federal Laws

Classroom Barricade Devices: A Dangerous Violation of Federal Laws

Most classroom barricade devices violate ADA, NFPA and other federal codes that are designed to enable individuals with disabilities to quickly evacuate a dangerous situation.

Read: SIMPLEX TrueAlert ES Self-Testing Addressable Speakers

SIMPLEX TrueAlert ES Self-Testing Addressable Speakers

TrueAlert allows users to test all notification applications when most convenient and eliminates costly after-hours testing.

Read: New Fire Safety Products Displayed at The 2017 NFPA Conference

New Fire Safety Products Displayed at The 2017 NFPA Conference

This summer’s NFPA Conference featured lots of new fire safety products from vendors in the industry.

Read: Effective Joint Commission and CMS Compliance Approaches

Effective Joint Commission and CMS Compliance Approaches

IAHSS Immediate Past President David LaRose describes how hospital protection professional can embrace these guidelines while improving security and safety.

Read: NFPA School Safety Report Says Codes Must Account for Classroom Barricades

NFPA School Safety Report Says Codes Must Account for Classroom Barricades

NPFA hopes to coordinate and modify existing codes to address conflicts between security and safety, egress and locking procedures.

Read: NFPA Announces Annual Conference in Chicago

NFPA Announces Annual Conference in Chicago

The National Fire Protection Association will host it’s conference in Chicago June 22-25.

Read: The Lowdown on Codes for Electrified Locks in Healthcare Facilities

The Lowdown on Codes for Electrified Locks in Healthcare Facilities

Complying with these code requirements, most of which also apply to schools and universities, will ensure optimal campus safety and security.

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