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When Was the Last Time That the Fire System in Your Office Was inspected and Tested?

Written by Technology Magazine on June 1st, 2019. Posted in Fire sprinkler classes, Fire sprinkler design

As tensions across the country continue to rise after another public shooting in Virginia Beach, the nation again struggles with public access to a building. While we live in a time when most government offices are still open to the public, the debate about limiting access rages as people come to grips with the fact that a disgruntled employee could enter a work space and kill 12 people and injure four, including one police officer. In a public building where citizens need to visit to get work permits and other required paperwork, the public needs to have access. When a shooting occurs in one of these buildings, however, many people wonder if even these kinds of government offices need to be made secure.
Adding the expense and the manpower to monitor these spaces, of course, is part of the discussion. And while no one wants to increase the literal red tape that is involved in accessing these necessary government offices, it should come as no surprise that safety concerns are also v