The Human Side of Our AI Gun Detection

The Human Side of Our AI Gun Detection

Machines have been building other machines for quite some time now ⎯⎯ think about robots buildings cars on assembly lines, which began approximately 50 years ago. Though they perform tasks autonomously, they aren’t totally self-aware; this isn’t The Terminator’s...
Active Shooter Security Planning for Hospitals

Active Shooter Security Planning for Hospitals

Hospital shootings occur all too often. A study done by Brown University showed a steady increase from less than 5 in the year 2000 to 20 hospital shootings in 2015. The U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics teaming with researchers from Brown and Johns Hopkins...
Shooter Attacks in Houses of Worship

Shooter Attacks in Houses of Worship

According to FBI statistics, hate crime incidents, including shootings, have increased by 34.8% between 2014 and 2018. No religion seems to be immune – churches, synagogues, temples, and mosques have all seen attacks since 2012.  It seems contrary to what our hearts...
Do You Have an Active Shooter Emergency Response Plan?

Do You Have an Active Shooter Emergency Response Plan?

Each active shooter situation has unique aspects; therefore it is critical that your emergency plan includes some flexibility to respond dynamically to any active shooter scenario. The short-lived nature of active shooter scenarios – usually completed within 15...
Determine Your Security Needs

Determine Your Security Needs

Developing and implementing a complete facilities security plan includes evaluating multiple aspects, including access control, building design and infrastructure, exterior and interior vulnerabilities, security systems including both physical barriers and technology,...