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Four Misconceptions About Bulletproof Building Security

Jim Richards has spent decades securing buildings with ballistic materials. He and his team at Total Security Solutions...

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UL 752, NIJ, and ASTM: Popular Bulletproofing Standards Explained

UL, ASTM, and NIJ are the three most commercially referenced organizations that have published standards for ballistic...

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Three Best Practices for Ballistic Guard Booths

Until a few years ago, ballistic guard booths were mostly found only at government offices and military installations....

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Maintain Communication and Visibility with Bulletproof Cashier Windows

Despite embracing new loss prevention, asset protection, and safety measures, many retailers still reported having to...

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School Security Solutions: Planning Ballistic Barriers for School Entryways

As of summer 2023, new legislation in eight states mandates increased school security, including ballistic security. In...

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Five Tips for Writing Successful School Safety Grants

Comprehensive, effective security upgrades are often expensive—especially for schools operating on a limited budget....

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