Emerging Access Control Trends in Schools for Educational Facility Managers

Posted on: 12 March 2018
Ever since the last school shooting in Australia, the country has recorded zero incidences of the same. Educational Facility Managers (EFMs) should, however, not let their guard down because one does not know what will happen next. Additionally, safety in schools does not stop at the student level, and as such, all school equipment and facilities must be kept safe. With the advanced digitization of the education system, access control strategies in educational facilities have changed over the years.
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Sneaky Places to Hide a Safe From Thieves

Posted on: 11 July 2017
Having a safe at home is the best way to protect your most valuable belongings, providing a secure place to store them where intruders can't get at them. However, it does mean that your treasured possessions are kept together in one place, and that place is instantly recognisable as somewhere likely to contain items worth stealing. While safes are designed to ensure this is no problem, they're not completely indestructible. A safe will thwart the attempts of most would-be thieves, but there are some who are able to break in, given enough time.
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3 Practical Solutions to Burglarproofing Your Exterior Doors

Posted on: 19 September 2016
Picking the lock on your front door is usually the first thing an intruder will try to do in order to gain entry into your home. Therefore, making sure to lock the door before leaving your house is never an adequate measure to guarantee maximum security. Here's what you can do to burglarproof your exterior residential doors. Use a digital security lock If you are still using an old-fashioned spring lock, it is time you consider upgrading to the digital versions.
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Your Window Doesn't Need to be Shattered to Need Emergency Glass Repair

Posted on: 20 July 2016
If you own a commercial facility of any sort, no doubt the building has large glass windows out front; this allows customers to easily see inside and also creates a more welcoming environment inside for workers. However, this also means that you might need emergency glass repair at one time or another, as those large windows can get vandalized or suffer damage due to hail or even strong vibrations. When a window shatters, then of course you need emergency glass repair, but this isn't the only time that you may want to call such a service to come to your facility as quickly as possible.
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