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Locksmith Ledger: Altering Fire Door Assemblies – Job Site Preparations vs. Field Modifications

After last week's focus on fire doors for Fire Prevention Week, several people asked about altering fire doors in the field.  This recent article that I wrote for Locksmith Ledger covers the requirements and limitations of NFPA 80. 

By |2022-10-18T13:19:49-04:00October 18th, 2022|FDAI, Fire Doors, Locksmith Ledger|0 Comments

Reminder: Swinging Doors in Health Care Facilities Presentation

I'm putting the finishing touches on my lunch and learn presentation for this Thursday, September 29th (1 PM Eastern).  If you work with health care facilities in any capacity, this virtual session will help keep you up to date on some of the code requirements specific to these occupancies.

By |2022-09-28T13:18:59-04:00September 26th, 2022|Health Care|2 Comments

I-Team: “Are North Texas schools going ‘above and beyond’ to secure doors after Uvalde shooting?”

Over the summer, Texas schools were required to complete a list of training, assessments, and inspections, including an Exterior Door Safety Audit. Could similar assessments become standard practice for other states?

By |2022-09-22T11:25:58-04:00September 22nd, 2022|News, School Security|2 Comments

Lunch and Learn: Swinging Doors in Health Care Facilities – Requirements and Limitations of the Model Codes

On September 29th (1 PM Eastern), I will be presenting a virtual lunch and learn for the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE), and it is open to anyone who would like to attend. There's more info in today's post!

By |2022-09-27T15:24:34-04:00September 6th, 2022|Health Care|0 Comments

Construction Specifier: Fire door safety: How can specifiers help?

Specifiers are involved during the construction process—not throughout the life of the building, but there are many ways the choices made during the specification process can affect the durability and function of fire door assemblies for years to come.

By |2022-08-22T23:19:13-04:00August 18th, 2022|Construction Specifier, FDAI, Fire Doors|2 Comments

Today Show: “An exclusive look at new security measures to keep schools safe”

Yesterday, the Today Show on NBC ran a story about how school districts are addressing security - including the role of the doors and locks. With mainstream media covering physical security, this important information will reach millions of people.

By |2022-08-14T22:39:57-04:00August 11th, 2022|Locks & Keys, News, School Security|0 Comments
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