Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. mass-notification articles below.
The October 2020 issue looks at healthy, sustainable, resilient facilities, including mass notification, HVAC, green buildings, and more.
Currently the need is pressing, but during a pandemic is not the only time a robust communication system helps to keep facility stakeholders informed about evolving conditions and protocols.
The AtlasIED SHS Clean Room Speaker Cover is designed to help hospitals, manufacturing, and other establishments minimize the spread of dust and other particles that can pass into the air through speaker grills.
The newly designed Ambit Event Management Communications Software is being showcased at ISC West 2019 (booth #6065).
The Safe Zone Gunfire Detector will be displayed at ISC West Booth #4117 from April 10-12, 2019 in the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
By knowing the location of a shooter and their capabilities, first responders can be properly prepared, and bystanders can get to safety
SARA is a risk management solution and mass notification system that can integrate alarm systems.
Alert Beacons sound and flash to capture the attention of building occupants and display custom messages about emergency and how to respond.
In the potential complexity of emergency plans, straightforward communication throughout an event is a consistent requirement to mitigate damage.
Through an application process going on now, college and healthcare campuses may be chosen by the company to receive new or enhanced mass notification systems.
Singlewire Software and Fire Door Armor are partnering to provide organizations with safety solutions to defend against active shooters—a door barricade that keeps intruders out and sends an InformaCast mass notification when activated.
This mobile, crowdsourced emergency mass communications (EMC) platform from Kastle Systems provides facility occupants the ability to share information about emergency events.
By integrating the Guardian System with the Everbridge CEM platform, facility and security management can better respond to active shooter situations.
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.
The new Atlanta Braves ballpark opened in April 2017, operating with products from the Carrier, Automated Logic, Edwards, Otis Elevator brands.
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.
For its 2016 campaign, the company decided to take a creative yet informative approach, highlighting one particular technology — voice communication systems.
This universal alerting engine from Status Solutions integrates standalone alarm and communication systems in facilities for effective response.
Communication should be the impetus for an appropriate response during a security related event.
The ability of occupants to comprehend in-building mass notification messages is a crucial requirement for facility life safety systems.
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.
This line of 105 dB(A) industrial flashing sounders alert occupants to hazardous situations or production problems in factories, water and waste treatment facilities, commercial offices, sports arenas, hotels, and other facility types.
Developing effective facility warning and notification strategies in the post-9/11 era.
Rolf Jensen & Associates, Inc. has published a five-page paper on the topic.