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Category: Emerging Issues in Security
Security is constantly evolving, and it’s important for professionals to stay up to date. We provide the latest news, opinions, trends, case studies, strategies, and legislative and regulatory developments that could have an impact on the field.
Workplace violence and school violence prevention practitioners have been assessing their efforts and speaking with their educational, public, and private sector clients after the attack in Las Vegas. Schools and companies have new fears and are struggling to find the right solutions through training and support from threat assessment experts.
Honeywell plans to spin off its Homes product portfolio and ADI global distribution business, as well as its Transportation Systems business, into two stand-alone, publicly traded companies by the end of 2018.
In what is labeled a breakthrough, researchers from Australia are the first to successfully store light-based information as sound waves on a microchip. The new chip slows down the speed photons travel when processing the data being carried by them, making them ideal for use in computing.
A large-scale security camera mapping initiative in Albuquerque, New Mexico, aims to get homeowners and businesses with existing security cameras to voluntarily register them and provide local police with crime data.
You probably recall the incident in which a Salt Lake City Police Department officer forcibly arrested a nurse who refused to let the officer take blood from an unconscious patient. Now, the American Nurses Association (ANA) is calling on the department to conduct a full investigation, make amends to the nurse, and take action to […]
BLR’s Workplace Violence Prevention Symposium will be in Savannah, Georgia, March 6 and 7, 2018. The conference, geared to both HR and safety professionals, will focus on tactical strategies for reducing the risk of security breaches, workplace violence, and legal liabilities through powerful keynotes, sessions, and workshops.
The New York City Police Department is hiring civilians to analyze crime data, while the state of Illinois is taking steps to improve cybersecurity by training state employees to better safeguard information.
The Total Security Summit is specifically targeted for Security Professionals across all sectors. This event facilitates focused discussions with vendors offering the latest technologies and innovative solutions.
To be effective places of learning, educational facilities must be safe at all times. We’ve rounded up our latest pieces on security in education alongside information on several upcoming events that can help you in security efforts at your school, college, or other educational institution.