Tag: Emergency Response

Hazard Communication Standard

Standard Updated To Better Protect Workers, First Responders

Changes to OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard will improve the quality of information on labels, safety data sheets.
Critical Incident Mapping

Critical Incident Mapping Laws For Schools Launched In 11 States

Thanks to a national bipartisan initiative, 11 states have passed common sense laws or initiatives to enable swift, effective emergency response in schools; other states set to follow their lead.
facilities management

Did You Miss Our Dynamic Facilities Roundtable Discussion?

A lineup of forward-thinking professionals shares insights, observations, and personal anecdotes about today's most newsworthy facility management themes.
Active Assailant

Run. Hide. Freeze. Fight. How Would You Respond To An Active Assailant?

A TAL Global poll asks: “If an assailant entered your building or office, which of the following do you believe you would do first?”
workplace violence prevention and response

Active Assailant Prevention And Response

Facility managers should conduct an annual review of their sites with their team incorporating an active assailant focus.
Crisis Management

Crisis Management: Business Continuity And Incident Response Planning

Margaret J. Millett, Head of Global Resilience, Uber, discusses her Continuity Insights Management Conference topic — Crisis Management: Bridging The Gap Between Business Continuity And Incident Response Planning.
Risk management

Continuity Insights: What’s Risk Got To Do With It?

Mary Herbst, VP of Enterprise Risk Management and Compliance, YMCA of the North, discusses her session topic for the 21st Annual Continuity Insights Management Conference: What’s Risk Got To Do With It? A Proactive Approach To Risk Management.
PIG Rapid Response DrainBlocker Drain Cover Featured

Be Ready for Emergencies with New Pig’s PIG® DrainBlocker® Drain Cover

New Pig's PIG DrainBlocker Drain Cover helps meet regs and is affordable enough to place near storm drains in spill-prone areas.
Honeywell RapidSOS public safety communications

Public Safety Communications: Honeywell Invests In RapidSOS 

Strategic investment enables integration of buildings' fire systems with emergency response data platform for faster, more accurate emergency responses.
National Fire Protection Association

Facility Safety Is A 360° Task

During 2021, the National Fire Protection Association (NPFA) marked its 125th year of protecting people and property.
Return To The Office

Ensuring a Smooth Transition Back To The Office This Fall

The migration back into corporate buildings creates new challenges for facilities managers.
emergency evacuation

Onsite Accountability Technology: Digitize Your Emergency Evacuation System

In the emerging, post-pandemic world, organizations are redeveloping more proactive, accurate and intuitive solutions to ensure their emergency-situation responses are as intelligent and successful as possible.
sanitization services

Tangram Three-Tiered Sanitization Services

Tangram Workplace Sanitization services are available in three levels to address each site’s challenges, exposure scenarios, and operational complexities with minimal impact on occupants and operations
visualization tool

VuWall2 Visualization Tool Offered As Free Software Download

VuWall has responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by offering a free visualization tool to help coordinators on the front lines.
Fire Safety Inspection

Fire Safety System Inspections: 4 Unexpected Ways To Prepare Your Organization

Annual fire safety system inspections are an expected and much-anticipated occurrence for businesses and organizations. While fire life safety inspections may not be considered the most exciting part of operations, they are necessary to promoting safety for your building’s staff, visitors and occupants.
business continuity plan

5-Step Guide To Creating A Business Continuity Plan That Works

Businesses rarely get advance notice when disaster strikes. Without a plan of action, an organization can struggle to recover, or worse, go out of business for good. The good news is that organizations can help protect themselves from the consequences with a business continuity plan.
active shooter

Did You Miss Our “Active Shooter Preparedness For Facility Managers” Webinar?

What should you be doing to prepare prior to an active shooter incident? What actions should your team take during an incident? View this free video webinar and find out.
active shooter

Webinar: Active Shooter Preparedness For Facility Managers

What should you be doing to prepare prior to an active shooter incident? What actions should your team take during an incident? Join us for this free webinar and find out.
smart building

Did You Miss “New Research: How To Overcome The Technology Gap In Smart Building...

View this free video webinar and see data insights from recent research into building safety and occupancy issues.
first responders

A Critical Take On Connectivity

Efficient building materials reduce operating costs and improve aesthetics, yet they can also prevent radio signals from penetrating facilities, especially in critical areas used by first responders in emergencies.
Facilities Management Challenges, Budget Cuts

Learn How To Solve The Top 5 Facilities Management Challenges

Join us for this free webinar and learn about the five facilities management challenges that are bleeding facilities budgets dry, and how to solve them.
Data-Driven Workplace

Did You Miss Our Future Of The Data-Driven Workplace Webinar?

In this free video webinar, we dive into recent research around collaboration, productivity and the role of the office, and share how workplace data can inform facility decisions.

[VIDEO] Job Order Contracting: Accelerating the Projects that Matter

This proven single-solicitation process accelerates project delivery while satisfying local bidding requirements. Learn all about Gordian’s JOC solutions .