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- New laws in Virginia and Florida regarding landlord/tenant relations and alarm monitoring companies.

Learning from Leaders

- Experts share four key traits of successful, dynamic leaders.

Bioterrorism: A Guide for Facility Managers

- A superb primer on protecting buildings from biological and chemical terrorism.

Rattlesnakes and Other Surprise Solutions

- A profile of four of the approximately 150 sessions that will be presented in September at the ASIS International 53rd Annual Seminar and Exhibits in Las Vegas.

Peer Intervention and Prevention

- Disgruntled employees often just want a fair hearing of their case. Peer-review programs give them a place to vent their frustrations and get peer input.

Sears Tower’s Well-Grounded Security

- The Sears Tower has reinvented its security program to help tenants feel both safe and at home.

Mindful Monitoring

- Employers must be mindful of employee privacy rights as they implement monitoring programs if they are to steer clear of liability.

Towering Technology in Dubai

- Everything about the edifice that is soon to be the world's tallest skyscraper is superlative, including the security.

Fahrenheit 1,832

- The historic Anna Amalia library in Weimar, Germany, is installing a tailor-made fire system as part of a reconstruction project after the building was gutted by a runaway blaze in 2004.


- Two states, New Jersey and Michigan, approved almost identical laws requiring that health clubs purchase and install automated external defibrillators. The measures also require that at least one person be on duty at all times who is trained to use the device. The laws provide for fines of $500 to $1,000 for those health clubs that fail to comply.

CCTV Ordinances On the Rise

- CCTV ordinances cause concern.

Smart Cards

- The Corporate IT Outlook for 2007, a new report from research firm EQUS, looks at the reasons that increasing numbers of companies are implementing smart cards while few plan to implement biometrics.

Security Offensive

- A new guide from the National Institute of Standards and Technology explains the key threats to, and recommends guidance for, securing industrial control systems.

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