Covid-19


Balancing Fire Safety and COVID Protection

The widespread implementation of hand sanitizing stations requires schools to keep a bulk supply of hand sanitizing liquid available. And finding a safe place to store gallons upon gallons of hand sanitizing fluid is proving to be a logistical nightmare from a fire and life safety inspections perspective.

Student Arrested for Trespassing After Suspension Over Mask Mandate

A 16-year-old student at Laramie High School in Laramie, Wyo., was arrested and led away from her school in handcuffs on Thursday, Oct. 7. Junior Grace Smith said in an interview that she was arrested for trespassing after receiving a suspension for refusing to follow the school’s mask mandate and then refusing to leave school grounds.



The Year of Recalibration

On one hand, it seems impossible to talk about themes of campus safety or campus security without mentioning the elephant in the room that is COVID-19. On the other hand, after a year and a half, it seems as though there’s only so much left to say on the topic.

A Reopening Strategy

A Reopening Strategy

As schools begin to welcome students back in full force, there is increased attention on learners’ physical and mental wellbeing.

Enhancing the Student Experience

Enhancing the Student Experience

Embracing the benefits of touch-less access using smartphones, Vanderbilt University has expanded its investment into campus safety and security by leveraging HID Mobile Access® to deploy campus IDs on iPhone and Apple Watch through Apple Wallet.

Adapting Security Technology

Adapting Security Technology

Necessity is the mother of invention, especially when it comes to battling COVID-19. We have tried common-sense practices like frequent hand washing, masking, and social distancing. Yet the scourge is still among us

N.M. School Board Suspended for Resisting Mask Guidelines

The New Mexico Public Education Department has suspended an entire five-person school board after its members voted to ignore statewide mask guidelines.

Illinois Announces Mask Mandate for Schools, Effective Immediately

Illinois Governor J. B. Pritzker has announced a mask mandate for schools to take effect immediately. All students, teachers and staff, regardless of vaccination status, will be required to wear masks indoors to prevent the spread of the delta variant of COVID-19.

Creating Flexible Treatment Spaces

Creating Flexible Treatment Spaces

Teaching hospitals and emergency medicine residency programs face a variety of challenges in treating behavioral health patients.

Vaccinations Ramp Up

Vaccinations Ramp Up

Protecting drugs, medications and supplies within a healthcare setting is a vital assignment.

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