Essential Winter Maintenance
Something as seemingly innocent as a snowy walkway that has not been cleared can result in serious injury or fatality. It is a little known fact in this country that slip and fall accidents—which cause 15% of all accidental deaths—are second only to motor vehicle accidents as a leading cause of accidental deaths.
Directions: Zen And The Art Of FM (Part 1)
In the first part of this series, Bill Hibbard explains how the facilities operations audit can be an essential tool.
Holding Educational Facility Professionals To A Higher Standard
Having an edge in the complex arena of educational facilities starts with a standards program.
Industry Interview: Conduit Of Communication
Karl Borgstrom is charged with bringing the message of the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) to its constituency as well as outside organizations.
Special Report: Total Facility Management Hits Chicago!
The TFM Show at Construct America offers attendees even more than ever before.
Beyond Facility Management: Taking The Satellite View
Taking the satellite view with a customer service attitude can make a big difference.
Bonus Feature: Two Heads Are Better Than One
Imagine for a moment an employee or tenant who suddenly collapses from cardiac arrest and needs medical attention immediately. From the March 2003 issue.
Bonus Feature: The Handbook To Building – MasterFormat
This standard, used traditionally for the construction industry, is expanding to include facility management responsibilities. From the March 2003 issue.
TFM Names Kelly Olds Facility Executive Of The Year
In its premier year, TFM's Facility Executive Of The Year Award is a distinct accolade. It recognizes the outstanding work done by a facility professional on a single project, making it the only award of its kind. One nominee was particularly outstanding, and that was the entry submitted on behalf of Kelly Olds.