TITLE

Blast & Ballistic Door Selection Criteria

AUTHOR(S)
Detienne, Scott
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;May2006, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the building codes with regard to door assemblies. The units including the single or double leaf swing-type doors are known as the door assemblies. Door assemblies have become indispensable due to the increasing man-made threats. Terrorism, criminal and civil disturbances, are some of the examples of man-made threats. The selection of resistant door assemblies is based on three types of threats namely forced entry attacks, ballistic attacks and blast attacks. INSETS: These Boots Are Made for Safe Walking;Wireless Access Before They Get In.
ACCESSION #
20920209

 

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