Instigating a Culture Shift: Campuses Can Combat Sexual Harassment and Violence

It's time for our society to take a long, hard look in the mirror. The expanding list of powerful men accused of sexual harassment, the proliferation...  More

Flooring Safety: Reducing Slips, Trips, and Falls

A new survery has shown that facilities struggle to control slips, trips, and falls. Every year, same-level slips, trips, and falls send five...  More

Technology Flows Into Commercial Restrooms: ADA Compliance Shifts to Universal Design

In the United States, one in six people or nearly 57 million Americans have a disability. Luckily, in 1990 these lives were greatly impacted...  More

Understanding Testing Standards for High-Performance Entrances

There is a growing need to create entrances in our educational facilities that are blast, bullet, intrusion and/ or storm resistant. It is sad...  More

Ensure the Most Dangerous Site on Campus is Protected

Years ago, there was a bit of public relations furor at my alma mater, a well-known engineering school, because of OSHA citations. Like many...  More

Considering Safety When Purchasing a New Sports Floor

Anyone responsible for a large purchasing decision can quickly grow overwhelmed during the research phase, especially when trying to review all...  More

Emergency Communication Platforms: The Latest in Integration Capabilities

When there's a threat to your university community, one of your top priorities is to notify the authorities and communicate to students and staff...  More

Protecting Students from Dangerous Threats

Forty years ago, when I was an earnest young college student, I appreciated all the ways I was being treated like an adult; there were ashtrays...  More

Saline Sanitization: The Safer Alternative to Chlorine

In August of 2016, an unspecified amount of chlorine gas escaped from a railcar at a plant near Proctor, WV, just across the Ohio River from...  More

Burning with Ambition: All-Volunteer Campus Fire Company Serves With Flare

Franklin Pierce is one of few universities in the country to have its own student-staffed volunteer fire company. It gives undergraduates a strong...  More