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Security & safety

Creating a security culture

dormakaba team up with ITN productions and the security institute to produce a full-access sec...

Dealing with asbestos in schools

What's the best solution to asbestos: removal or reassurance air monitoring?

Where there's smoke, there should be a fire door

Adrian Powell, Director at Active, explains what schools need to do to maintain and assess the...

Managing risks outside of term-time

The school holiday is the perfect time to make repairs

dormakaba builds on long-term collaboration with UWE

dormakaba supplied the university with high-security mechanical locking systems for its new Fa...

Safeguarding and Security: Partners in tackling crime

Colin McKeown, Senior Consultant at NW Systems Group, discusses why safeguarding and security ...

Jacksons Fencing secures Northwood School

Jacksons Fencing has installed a variety of security applications around the school

Modular construction: 4 health and safety benefits

Matthew Goff, from Actavo | Building Solutions, shares his top-four health and safety benefits...

Extinguishing the risks of half-term hot works

Tilden Watson, Head of Education at Zurich Municipal, discusses the best ways for schools to m...

Fire Safety 101

Paul Henson at Ramtech Electronics on how schools can reduce the risk of fire during refurbish...

Kingston Uni's new STEM facilities put fire safety first

The state-of-the-art facilities are just in time for the university to celebrate its 25th birt...

Fire safety: Reducing the risk

Paul Henson, from Ramtech Electronics, discusses ways that schools can reduce the risk of fire...

What's new at IFSEC 2017?

If you thought IFSEC was just wall to wall CCTV, think again

Refurb puts student safety first

Gradus is contributing to safety for students at the London School of Economics and Political ...

Integration the key to student security

The University of Birmingham educates over 30,000 students, with more than 6,000 doors providi...

SEM analysis plays key role in school asbestos assessments

David Cooper, from Lucion Services, looks at how safety management practices with asbestos in ...

Plan ahead to keep your school safe this summer

The Master Locksmiths Association says that the spring term is the time to review school secur...

Declaring war on winter

Simon Osborne shares his tips for securing your building during the coldest months

How to meet Ofsted rules for security and access control

John Davies, Managing Director of TDSi, explains what security schools need to have in place t...

How to clarify your school's identity

FASTSIGNS UK explain why it is important that schools take care with their signage

Planning a first-class graduation ceremony

Make sure your institution's graduation ceremony gets remembered for all the right reasons

Lock 'em up!

LocknCharge discuss the serious issue of stolen tablets in schools

Do smartphones hold the key to the door?

Jonathan Moxham asks, is the student accommodation sector ready for 'mobile' access control?

Government warned against dropping school sprinkler guidance

Association of British Insurers says proposed changes to school buildings would affect fire ri...

Allegion gets behind Fire Door Safety Week

Specialist security manufacturer Allegion shows support for Fire Door Safety Week with a host ...

Safety special: The key to safeguarding

Justin Freeman from the Master Locksmiths Association offers expert advice on security for sch...

Safety special: Schools save with smart security

John Edwards discusses the growing trend for security personnel to support pupils and staff, a...

Safe haven

Ensuring student safety on campus requires an all-encompassing approach, writes Simon Fry

Summer holiday security advice

When school ceases for the summer, security diligence should not, says Dr Steffan George from ...

Fire safety - the wireless revolution

Pete Davies from Fireco talks to us about the constraints and common problems that facilities ...

Thousands of pupils affected by Scotland school closures

Safety concerns at 17 PPP buildings in Scotland has left students stranded just before exam se...

Campus control

Andy Rainforth tells us more about Sateon, the online solution for estates teams

Health and safety lesson for St Edburg's

Countryside Properties gives pupils an important lesson about safety at their new school build...

What financial loss will you suffer in the event of a delay?

Marsh Construction explains the risk involved in a delay to your construction project

Budding builders

Monkton Combe pre-prep pupils are 'blown away' by construction activity day

Playground paint under the microscope

Study suggests playground paints should be closely monitored to reduce potential danger to hea...

Delivering A* fire safety

Simon Massey from Hochiki Europe offers fire safety tips for school building managers

How to keep your school secure this winter

One in four sites could face a security incident this December, says Farsight Security Service...

Playing it safe

Nick Milestone says offsite construction and good training can improve health and safety

Give your school a PAT on the back

PAT Labels Online tell us about the importance of electrical safety checks