Safety

Resource pages for "Safety"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.


education construction

5 Ways To Ensure Efficiency During Education Facility Construction Work

When the proper steps are taken during construction, facility managers can expect a smooth process from start to finish.
security

Is Your Facility Prepared For An Active Shooter Incident?

Facility executives can upgrade their surveillance cameras to provide a 24/7 monitoring service that can identify a gun threat.
musculoskeletal disorders

MSD Solutions Lab Launches Safety Innovation Challenge

Safety Innovation Challenge is one of several initiatives launching this year by the MSD Solutions Lab to prevent musculoskeletal disorders.
CPVC Fire Sprinkler Systems

Dispelling Myths About CPVC Fire Sprinkler Systems

This technical paper from BlazeMaster Fire Protection Systems dispels five common misconceptions about CPVC pipe and fittings.

Keep Employees Safe On The Hottest Days Of The Year

High heat and longer hours put construction workers in increased danger of suffering a heat-related illness or accident while on the job.
ESSER funds

ESSER Funds: Five Ways To Create Cleaner Classrooms

Here are five ways to put ESSER funds to use and create cleaner environments for students and teachers as they return to the classroom.
elevator service

The Top 8 Questions To Ask Your Elevator Service Company

Facility managers should be confident that their elevator service provider has the proper licensing, training, and skills.
Obstruction Lights

Selecting Dependable Obstruction Lights

For a building’s safety and compliance, facility managers need to explore options for obstruction lighting.
Wildfire Season 2022

Wildfire Season 2022: Three Tips For Business Continuity

International SOS offers companies advice on how to best protect their people and ensure business continuity during wildfire season.
lighting parking structures

Visionaire Lighting’s PRK Safely Lights Parking Structures

New LED lighting product line provides effective and uniform lighting across drive lanes and open spaces to ensure optimal safety for parking structures.
inside-locking classroom doors

Safety Pros: Need For Inside-Locking Classroom Doors Is Critical

More than a quarter of all schools across the U.S. do not have classroom doors that can be locked from the inside.
Workplace Safety Scholarship

Workplace Safety Scholarships For University, Trade School Students

Applications for 360training's Workplace Safety Scholarship Program can be submitted until August 17th, 2022.
electric shock GFCIs

How To Keep Workers Safe From Electrical Shock Hazards

New technical paper from Littelfuse provides insights, data about electrical shock dangers and best practices to keep workers safe.
smart locks

Smart Locks And Smart Choices: A Guide To Finding The Right One

This guide discusses different kinds of smart locks, and how they can each serve as a form of access control to secure buildings.
cleaning strategy

The Future Of The Cleaning Industry

As we enter a new era, it’s important to analyze your role and reevaluate your cleaning strategy.
Emergency Management

Understanding The Four Phases Of Emergency Management

When it comes to emergency management, uniform guidelines help facilities and communities handle natural disasters safely and efficiently.
nfection Disease Awareness Education

Infection Disease Awareness Education For Events Professionals 

GBAC’s Infection Disease Awareness Course will now be included in IAEE’s Certified in Exhibition Management Learning Program for exhibition and events professionals.
Pyure Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs Reduces Virus Transmission Risk With Pyure Technology

Study shows Pyure air and surface purification technology reduces risk of virus transmission, including Covid-19.
Airborne Bacteria

WellAir’s Defend 400 Reduces Airborne Bacteria

When used in an urgent care outpatient facility, WellAir’s Defend 400 significantly reduced airborne bacteria, according to new study.
Pool drowning

Pool Safely Grants Aim To Prevent Drownings, Drain Entrapments

To reduce deaths and injuries from drowning and drain entrapment incidents in pools and spas, the Pool Safely Grant Program offers $2 million to state, local governments.

Webinars

The Office Building Of The Future

Did You Miss Our Free “The Office Building Of The Future” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn how to bring employees back to the office, what the office building of the future looks like, and more.
FCA Data

Join Us For Our Free “How To Get More From Your FCA Data” Webinar

Join us for a dynamic discussion on what the next evolution of facility condition assessments (FCAs) means for facility leaders.
Operational Efficiency

Did You Miss Our “Achieving Operational Efficiency In An Economic Downturn” Webinar?

View our round-table discussion and learn how can facility managers can achieve operational efficiency when managing complex buildings.

Facility Executive Featured Video

[VIDEO] 3 Reasons You Need to Complete an FCA

Quickly get the current conditions of your facilities, so you can prioritize facilities budgets and secure necessary funding with an Facility Condition Assessment (FCA).