Hospital Security

  • News Briefs: Hospital Renovation Features Norton SafeZone

    Recovering patients at a newly renovated hospital are now able to move around more freely thanks to an intelligent door closing solution from Norton Door Controls, an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. Palmetto Health Baptist, a 489-bed hospital in Columbia, SC, has...

    Article • February 2nd, 2012

  • Code Requirements for Electromagnetic Locks

    The newer IBC section, Electromagnetically Locked Egress Doors, allows a door-mounted release device.

    Article • February 2nd, 2012

  • LPR-36 Push Plate

    BEA’s new LPR-36 is a low-profile, door activation push plate designed to provide easy access to people with disabilities. The push plate mounts directly on any flat wall surface, providing one-touch activation anywhere on its 36” x 6” surface...

    Product • January 27th, 2012

  • Installing the Keyless CompX StealthLock® Cabinet Locking System

    The CompX StealthLock is a keyless cabinet locking system that operates electronically. To gain entry, users enter codes into the remote Transmitter Pad that wirelessly operates the hook style latching mechanism. The StealthLock uses radio frequency...

    Article • January 3rd, 2012

  • Olympus SFIC File Cabinet / Medical Cart Lock

    The new Olympus 724VR file cabinet / medical cart lock for small format interchangeable core is used extensively in mobile drug/medical carts commonly used in the health care industry. The 724VR is a direct retrofit for the Best original part number...

    Product • October 19th, 2011

  • Schlage Locks Offer Flexibility

    In the midst of a challenging economy, increased competition and the many emerging technologies reaching the mainstream security markets, Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies has transitioned its divisions and its product line to deliver a leaner, greener...

    Article • August 11th, 2011

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    Article • July 1st, 2011

  • Value Line Mortise Cylinder

    Arrow Lock introduces the Value line mortise cylinder, a cost-effective cylinder intended for use in schools, hospitals and commercial buildings where security, durability and low maintenance are required and expense is a factor. The part number is...

    Product • June 17th, 2011

  • News Briefs July

    Medeco’s M3 Logic Offers Enhanced Electronic Accountability With facilities around the world requiring greater security, Medeco Security Locks answers the call with its newest Logic electronic cylinder platform, M³ Logic. With M 3 Logic, users can...

    Article • June 7th, 2011

  • Arrow Sliding Door Core

    Arrow Lock™ has added a sliding door core, the SD series, to its Arrow Pointe™ SFIC family of interchangeable core products.   The SD series is ideally suited to applications used to protect valuables in sliding door cabinets, such a retail jewelers...

    Product • May 19th, 2011

  • Growing Your Business Through Strategic Partnerships

    Whatever your situation as a locksmith, you probably are looking for ways to grow your business. But in order to grow your business and compete with the larger players, you need a plan. You need sales leads, you need to advertise and you need to obtain...

    Article • May 16th, 2011

  • News Briefs June 2011

    MARKS USA Custom Lockset Division Chosen For The Lucida, NY Marks USA’s Custom Lockset Division welcomes The Lucida (Manhattan, N.Y.) to the growing list of residential buildings where Marks Grade 1 Mortise Locksets are currently in use. The Marks...

    Article • May 12th, 2011

  • Arrow Starts a Revolution

    Standalone locks have become an important product group as end-users in all the market segments learn to appreciate the benefits of electronic access control and the cost savings that a battery operated non-networked solution can provide. After all, any...

    Article • April 1st, 2011

  • News Briefs: Marks USA Supplies Institutional Life Safety Locksets

    Marks USA has supplied Atascadero State Hospital & Rehab Center with their Grade 1 Institutional Life Safety Locksets. Atascadero State Hospital (ASH), opened in 1954 and is an all-male, maximum security forensic facility serving the entire state of...

    Article • April 1st, 2011

  • DCP Series Padlockable Cam Lock

    The DCP Series Padlockable Cam Locks from Olympus Lock provide the versatility of a cam lock with the convenience of a padlock. This is the perfect product for gym lockers, music lockers, health club lockers, hospital lockers, employee lockers or any...

    Product • March 31st, 2011