Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Occupant Safety articles below.
Fitwel measures the health impact of a building based on how it promotes occupant safety, how it increases physical activity, and how it affects the health of the surrounding community.
The highly contagious norovirus typically impacts the population late October through April.
The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) has opened a research lab to examine safety and security risks for sports venues.
On August 21, many people will be at work, school, or another type of facility when a solar eclipse occurs.
Occupant safety a concern? Attend this one-day event in Chicago this October that includes a talk on "Workplace Violence And The Active Shooter" for facilities.
Registration is now open for Facility Executive Live!, a new one-day event tailored to the needs of busy facility management professionals.
The developer of emergency planning and response systems for facilities has partnered with the facility mapping provider to strengthen offerings.
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.
Managing this service at senior living and similar facilities requires a cohesive plan to deliver satisfaction while mitigating risks.
Implementing physical security systems is not simple, but the decision-making may be simplified with a common sense approach.
Black Friday is past, but the holiday shopping is in full swing — raising safety concerns for retail facility managers.
After an office renovation, employees are being tripped up by protruding floor boxes.
This comprehensive offering provides complete and effective communication during an emergency and other disruptive events.
This automated lighting system for restrooms enables facility patrons to see from a distance which restroom stalls are occupied.
Facility managers and others who create emergency preparedness plans know that periodic testing and updates are crucial to protecting people, property, and operations in the event of a disaster.
Natural disasters represent a major safety concern for facility managers and office workers alike, but have businesses been doing enough to prepare for the worst?
The Atlantic Hurricane Season began on June 1 and officially ends November 30. A new offering aims to help facility managers update property status and communicate with employees before, during, and after this type of event.
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.
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