Internal and external communications are merging as organizations strive to connect employees working in various locations.
Sena Industrial has rolled out a line of Bluetooth and Mesh communication devices designed to help organizations connect their teams in a safe and efficient way.
OSHA has issued a proposed rule to update its Hazard Communication Standard to align with the seventh revision of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals.
View this free video webinar and learn best practices and actionable tips that you can use to execute mass notifications within your facilities.
The SPIRE™ Smart Building Program is the world’s first-and-only comprehensive and objective assessment and rating program for smart buildings.
The NetLink NLX Network Communication Module expands LifeSafety Power's NetLink family. This remote monitoring device is engineered to handle enterprise applications and specifications which require large numbers of network-managed outputs.
Available for download, the guide explores why employee sentiment is critical and how data and technology can be used to share information proactively.
TempDefend is a protective digital signage communication and direction tool, providing a building’s first point of communication and management in the prevention of viral spread.
The newly designed Ambit Event Management Communications Software is being showcased at ISC West 2019 (booth #6065).
The AXIS A8004-VE Network Video Door Station provides visual identification, two-way communication, and remote entry control. Bruce Stewart, the company’s business development manager, elaborates on these capabilities for facility security.
Scandinavian Spaces and Lintex team up to offer Silk-glass, Wood Series, and Mood Fabric Mobile visual communication tools.
The more than 1,000 members of the Metropolitan Resilience Network, a program developed by the International Center for Enterprise Preparedness (INTERCEP), connect on shared threats to the region.
When pressed to spend an inordinate amount of time communicating about the status of facilities maintenance jobs, staff has less time to get the actual work done.
This mobile, crowdsourced emergency mass communications (EMC) platform from Kastle Systems provides facility occupants the ability to share information about emergency events.
A new study from Lucidchart and The Economist Intelligence Unit reveals the causes and consequences of communication breakdowns in the workplace.
Fast, accurate, and frequent communication with employees is fundamental when effectively preparing for and managing severe weather emergency events.
All employees, especially millennials, prefer cell phones for productivity, according to a new survey from Zinwave.
This technology enables facility management to define geographical boundaries to identify where people and assets are, and when they move in and out of bounds.
This technology platform ensures building occupants will be alerted immediately during an emergency — irrespective of the notification settings on their mobile devices or the language they speak.
The Safer Buildings Coalition focuses on the adoption of in-building communication capabilities for public safety. This article looks at the role this technology can play in senior living facilities.
To date, operators of more than 750 tall towers throughout the U.S. have updated lighting systems under new guidelines put in place by FAA and FCC.
These powerful, portable business radios are the cost-effective solution for your on-site communication requirements. Rugged and dependable, ProTalk® radios increase productivity in applications of heavy construction, steel & concrete, and inside buildings, by managing time, personnel and materials efficiently. They can also enhance the security of your staff and facility.
A recent survey by Fonality found that nearly half of businesses don't have the business communication tools employees need to stay productive when the office is closed.
OSHA has issued instructions to compliance safety and health officers on how to ensure consistent enforcement of the revised Hazard Communication standard.
Whether monthly memos or informal meetings, what methods are most effective to reach staff members?
Facility command centers are becoming more valuable, not only for day to day operations but in emergency situations.
The new offering enables facilities to carry out multi-channel migration to IP video by leveraging existing coaxial infrastructure.
This online training course helps companies train their employees to meet OSHA’s December 1 training requirement deadline regarding the Globally Harmonized System standard.
Ever since there have been buildings there’s been a need to alert people on how to get out safely during an emergency. Using a system reserved for emergencies—the fire alarm system—decreases the time required to notify occupants.
The final rule on the standard was issued on March 26, 2012 and became effective on May 25, 2012.
The Hazard Communication proposed rule seeks to ensure that the hazards of all chemicals produced or imported are evaluated and communicated to employers and employees. Modifying OSHA’s existing HCS could harmonize chemical hazard communications worldwide, help U.S. employers compete in the international marketplace, and increase work safety.
Geared for small- and medium-sized organizations, the system from Panasonic Communications Company of North America supports a variety of phone types (e.g., analog, digital, IP).
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Inadequate networks can prove to be the fly in the VoIP ointment.
Karl Borgstrom is charged with bringing the message of the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) to its constituency as well as outside organizations.
In preparation for Earth Day, businesses can cut costs and consume energy in more green ways by making a few smart changes with their HVAC systems.
View this free video webinar and learn the policies and procedures various companies have used since the start of the pandemic to keep their employees safe.
AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry streamlines security operations by unifying video surveillance and access control into one solution that uses a common interface.