The Handbook for School Safety and Security

The Handbook for School Safety and Security

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School security is one of the most pressing public concerns today. Yet in most schools, there is little security expertise or detailed knowledge about how to implement and manage a security program. The Handbook for School Safety and Security rectifies this problem by providing the salient information school administrators and security professionals need to address the most important security issues schools face. Made up of contributions from leading experts in school security, The Handbook for School Safety and Security provides a wealth of practical information for securing any K-12 school. It discusses key approaches and best practices for school crime prevention, including such topics as crisis management and mass notification. It also covers the physical measure needed for protecting a school, including detailed discussions of access control, lighting, alarms, and locks. While there is no single fix for the myriad of security challenges facing todaya€™s school security professionals, the best practices found in The Handbook for School Safety and Security will help increase the safety and security of any school. Brings together the collective experience of industry-leading subject matter specialists into one resource. Covers all the key areas needed for developing and implementing a school security program. Includes a list of 100 things to know when developing a school security program.NFPA 72 The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has set national standards to be followed when planning for fire ... The NFPA now has conformance guidelines and requirements for mass notification systems and how they should ... 2010 Statistics Higher Ed 94 CHAPTER 10 MASS NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS.

Title:The Handbook for School Safety and Security
Author:Lawrence Fennelly, Marianna Perry
Publisher:Butterworth-Heinemann - 2014-08-19


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