Hospital Security - All Hazards Approach

Hospital Security and Healthcare Safety: The “All-Hazards” Planning Approach

Bullet Resistant Barriers, Healthcare, Healthcare Saftey, Security News

Setting aside coronavirus and pandemic-related safety issues, hospital security, and healthcare worker safety trends are still alarming on their own. According to the latest edition of the AFL-CIO’s annual worker safety report, Death on the Job: The Toll of Neglect, “workplace violence is a growing and serious threat, particularly to …

Bulletproof Security Design and Installation Support for Glaziers and Contractors

Architects/Glaziers/General Contractors, Bullet Resistant Barriers, Bulletproof Doors

People generally assume that bad news is good news for the physical and bulletproof security industries. But Total Security Solutions CEO Jim Richards has found that the news cycle has less impact than people think. TSS might see a spike in inquiries following some mass violence or unrest that gets …

Bulletproof Glass Installation: Experience Counts

Bullet Resistant Barriers, Bulletproof Glass, Bulletproof Glass Production, General Security

An increasing number of physical security companies—and even traditional builders—are offering bullet-resistant components and security design. But it’s rare they handle their own bulletproof glass installation. Instead, they rely on an “installation network”—in other words, they subcontract the final installation to local glaziers and contractors. While these may be excellent …

Bulletproof Glass Door

Glass Door Security Options: Developing an All-Glass Bulletproof Door

blast-rated glass, Bullet Resistant Barriers, Bulletproof Doors, Bulletproof Glass, Uncategorized

“Frameless” all-glass doors are broad and inviting—practically the standard for modern offices. It’s important to know, however, that startlingly few glass door security options both fit and meet aesthetic demands while still providing significant safety. In fact, it wasn’t until the last few years that frameless all-glass ballistic security doors …

Bulletproof Materials and Components

Picking Bulletproof Materials and Components to Create Comprehensive Solutions for Small Offices

Bullet Resistant Barriers, Bullet Resistant Materials, Bulletproof Glass

You have five key considerations when looking at bulletproof materials and components in order to secure a small office setting: Windows Walls and Counters Communication Package Passers/Receivers Doors Although there is an intimidatingly broad array of options, almost every small office environment is well served by just a few easy …