63rd Annual ASIS International Convention
The 63rd Annual ASIS International Convention wrapped up this week in Dallas. Former President George W. Bush was featured as a keynote speaker. Read more about his Lessons in Leadership in this article on Security Management.com.
Eyes on the Skies
The total solar eclipse on Aug. 21 was the first to occur solely in the United States since the country was founded. It captivated the attention of tens of millions of Americans and is believed to be one of the most photographed, most shared and most tweeted event thus far in human history.
The Perils of Neglecting Security Systems Maintenance and Why You Should Care
According to Campus Safety’s 2016 Video Surveillance Survey, more than half of respondents said their organization’s security cameras are experiencing moderate to significant maintenance issues. Its 2017 Access Control Survey found that a third of respondents rate their card access control maintenance issues as somewhat to extremely challenging.
Did You Know?
Fire Prevention Week (Oct. 8 -14, 2017) is the longest running public health observance, according to the National Archives and Records Administration’s Library Information Center.
Chicago-area hospital uses wireless anti-theft system to help prevent infant abductions
According to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), each year in the United States an average of four newborn babies are abducted from their hospital cribs in both urban and rural communities.