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New Video Stresses Importance of Securing Classrooms without Compromising Life Safety

Radio

EduTalk Radio
September 21, 2017

Articles

Opening the Door to School Safety
February 2017 Doors + Hardware

Opening the Door to School Safety

January 2017 Doors + Hardware
Jerry Heppes Sr., CAE

SIA comes out against classroom barricade devices, claims fire code, bullying risks
Government Security News, January 20, 2017

SIA Opposes Use of Classroom
Barricade Devices
SIA Update, January 13, 2017

SIA Opposes Use of Classroom Barricade (see video)

American Security Today, January 10, 2017

Question Of The Week: Do Door Barricades Compromise School Safety?

Facility Executive December 14, 2016

Battling the Barricade

August 2016 Construction Specifier
By Lori Greene, DAHC/CDC, CCPR. FDAI, FDHI

Foundation is Active Participant in Growing Barrier Management Symposium Program
December 2015 Doors + Hardware
By Stephen Hildebrand, FDHI

Barrier Management Key to Compliance
December 2015 Doors + Hardware
By Jonathan Flannery, CHFM, FASHE, MHSA

America’s Maginot Line: Why Our Focus on Secondary Locking Devices Makes Us More Vulnerable to Threats
October 2015 Doors + Hardware
By Lt. Joe Hendry, CLEE, Kent State Police Department

Testifying Against Barricade Devices in Schools
October 2015 Doors + Hardware
By Lori Greene, DAHC/CDC, FDHI, FDAI, CCPR

Review the packet of information provided by the Foundation here and the
final statement and decision of the Ohio Board of Building Standards.

The Challenge of Life Safety
August 2015 Doors + Hardware
By Jerry Heppes Sr., CAE, Foundation CEO 

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