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...  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...  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...  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...  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...  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...  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...  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...  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...  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...  More