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Doors + Hardware Magazine

August 2016

When Deciding on Security Entrances, Be Careful of the "Gotchas"
Greg Schreiber
Using these seven decision-making factors is essential.

Best Practices for Perimeter Door Security and Access Management in Schools
Ann Timme
Nine proven ways to help schools achieve successful perimeter security and access management, resulting in a safer learning environment.

Understanding the Importance of Exit Devices
Chris Gaughan
Beyond safety considerations, the choice of an exit device can be influenced by concerns about operational noise and appearance.

Come Two by Two: A Look Inside Noah's Ark
Ginny Powell
Life safety and ADA integrations were paramount in designing this special needs community.

The Role of Door Hardware in Ensuring Life Safety
David Kase
When specifying hardware, accessibility, security and life safety are three essential
aspects to keep in mind.

Getting Through the Door: Solving Complex Barriers to Accessibility
Timothy J. VanderHeiden and Paul Klein, CASp
Interpreting the 2010 ADA while considering local building codes is not always easy and often demands interpretation, especially when you are trying to determine the best alternative to a difficult situation.

DHI LEAD Academy: An Education Evolution
Steven Ross
If you missed DHI's LEAD Academy at conNextions, here's your chance to learn more about this new development training for frontline managers and supervisors.

2016 Spring Schools
Both DHI and DHI Canada recently completed successful Spring Schools.

Commentary: Two Very Large Solutions for Your Organization
Jonathan Karacozoff
Establishing a three-level in-house communication protocol.


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