TITLE

Little Buildings for Big Security

AUTHOR(S)
Ritchey, Diane
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Oct2009, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers ways in building prefab guardhouse that would ensure security. It suggests the use of self-locking doors as it is the human nature that people will prop them open. Additionally, it is important to secure the aircondition opening by incorporating a bracket, or something that secures the aircondition in the hole. It mentions on the materials to be used in creating prefab structures which include bullet resistance windows and doors
ACCESSION #
44523593

 

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