Fire Response Regulations for Prisons

By David George, System Sensor
(10/24/2012)
Correctional facilities have different fire response regulations from other types of workplaces and public places. The three differences — locked doors, means of egress, and alarms and detectors.

Access Denied: Finding a Safe Way out of Danger

By David George
(09/26/2012)
Any building environment prone to vandalism requires special fire- and life-safety systems design considerations. In the case of prisons and correctional facilities, fire and life safety response planning differs from other high-abuse environments because the majority of the occupants are behind locked doors.