Safety and Security


Fire & Life Safety

Energy Storage and Fire Safety

Be aware of the codes and standards concerning battery and energy storage.

Safety & Security

Active Shooter Training

Does your options-based approach meet standards of care?

campus fence

Facilities (Learning Spaces)

Removing Barriers

As years go by, school campuses can become tangled with fencing which no longer serves its original purpose. Improve the appearance of school grounds by removing outdated, unnecessary barriers.

Ask the Expert (Response Plans)

What Is the Difference Between Emergency Response and Pre-Incident Plan?

perimeter security

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

The Secure School Perimeter

Meeting the growing challenge of security in K-12 schools.

Preventing Sexual Assault at school

Safety & Security

Preventing Sexual Assault, Grooming and Child Molestation in Schools

How Building Design Concepts and Smart Security Technology Can Help.

Arrival Sequence

Safety & Security

Changing the 'Arrival Sequence'

Architecture firm’s proposed design makes progressive school more secure.



Safety & Security

Bulletproof Glass

Be careful, assumptions aren't the same as realities.

Ask the Expert: Emergency Communications

What Do We Already Have That Can Improve Safety?

Fire & Life Safety

Building Inspections

If you hire a firm, make sure they understand your systems and complexities.

It's Time to Talk About Sexual Abuse in Our Schools

Sexual abuse is now our schools single biggest risk, costing districts tens of millions of dollars each year, not to mention the incalculable human cost.

Ask the Expert (School Communications)

Is It Possible To Integrate, Segment School Communications?

Checking School Visitors

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

All Visitors Must Sign In

With the enormous attention we have placed on safe and secure campuses, is it still possible for a stranger to enter a school building and walk around freely without anyone noticing?

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