Security

  • ID 101: Your Guide to Choosing a Foolproof ID System

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    Enhance facility security with ID Badges. Why do you use identification cards and badges? There was a time when the sole purpose of ID badges is just to identify people who are part of a certain organization. A few years back, you could stick a photo onto a card with your name on it – and there was your ID card. Read More

  • Padlocks: That Simple Little Thingamajig that Protects Lives and Assets

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    If you’re reading this, then it might be safe to assume that you’ve used a padlock at some point in your life. Like a lot of things we see or use everyday, we do tend to take these things for granted. That is understandable, since these nifty devices have been around since the late Eastern Han Dynasty (25 CE -220 CE), making them seem commonplace and negligible. You’ll Read More

  • Security Signs: Keeping Trespassers and Solicitors Out

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    Property Security Signs Are you often bothered by unwanted visitors and pesky solicitors? If you don’t want to deal with stubborn salesmen or guests loitering in and around your property, posting a security sign is an easy, yet efficient solution. Security signs are effective in keeping people away from your property – whether it be in your house Read More

  • How Temporary Badges Help Create a More Secure Facility

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    Improve facility security by using temporary badges In 2009, two party crashers were able to enter the White House and join a state dinner that was hosted by no less than the President. People may be shaking their heads at the audacity of such an occurrence, however, the mere idea that it happened, begs the question of security and safety. If uninvited guests are able to enter Read More

  • Changes in ISO Compliance for Seals

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    ISO/PAS 17712 establishes uniform procedures for the classification, acceptance, and withdrawal of acceptance of mechanical freight container seals. It provides a single source of information on mechanical seals which are acceptable for securing freight containers in international commerce.  It addresses all types of security seals usable on maritime containers. Since many other industries use the same seals, members of those industries also may choose to adopt ISO 17712. Read More

  • Just add it to the list…

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    Another state has adopted the no texting while driving rule. On July 1, 2010 the Georgia State Patrol began ticketing people caught texting while driving; even people stopped at a light or waiting in a turn lane. The average fine in Georgia will run you $150, but many states are getting stricter. Several states who have already had a no texting law in place for some time are Read More

  • Bar Codes - You’ve come a long way baby!

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    A slogan once used to promote Virginia Slim cigarettes; it can also be used to describe the history of the modern day bar code. This coming Saturday, June 26, marks the anniversary of the first bar code used in a checkout line in 1974. A pack of Wrigley’s gum was swiped across the first checkout scanner at a supermarket in Troy, OH. What started as a mere idea Read More

  • Properly Identify Everyone Entering and Exiting Your Facility

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    Be sure to badge and identify visitors — from the time they pull in the lot to the time they walk out the door. Here are a few simple steps to make sure your visitors and your facility remain secure. • Visitor-themed identification allows everyone in your facility to quickly and easily identify visitors at a glance • High-quality products make a professional, lasting impression on your visitors • Read More

  • Secure Your Parking Lot

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    Writer Michael Fitsgerald from CSO Security which "provides news, analysis and research on a broad range of security and risk management topics." Wrote an article about the importance of security and safety in a parking lot design. Often many businesses may not consider what a danger the parking lot can be for it's employees. Bruce Ramm of Security Design Concepts provides a look at good and bad design elements Read More

  • Are Your Protecting Your Packages?

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    Before mailing something that is valuable or sensitive be sure to secure the package prior to sending it. Often businesses forget how many hands a package may go through before reaching its final destination. Ensure the security of these important items by taking the proper measures to protect them. Simple and economical steps can be taken that will help against outside intruders trying to view or steal the contents Read More

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