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How Were Inmates Able to Break the Glass at a St. Louis Jail?

A group of more than 100 inmates at the City Justice Center in St. Louis escaped their cells and broke windows amid a protest of the jail’s conditions on Saturday. Images show the inmates, dressed in yellow uniforms, standing behind … Continue reading

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How Were the U.S. Capitol Windows Breached?

The incident at the U.S. Capitol yesterday amid the Electoral College certification process devolved into chaos as rioters breached the building, in part, by breaking through the Capitol’s windows. USGNN™ spoke with several glass experts to find out if the … Continue reading

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FGIA Panel Answers Security Glazing Questions

Industry experts answered questions about security glazing amid a panel discussion hosted by the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) during a webinar titled, “Security Glazing for Storefront and Fenestration.” The first question asked was about the changes on the … Continue reading

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FGIA Gives Overview of Safety and Security Glazing Standards

Security glazing is growing increasingly popular around the U.S. and with that comes questions about which standards to use and best practices to follow. To answer some of these questions, the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) hosted a webinar … Continue reading

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School Security and Safety Products and Standards Explained

Deadly mass shootings have led to debates over mitigation and public safety, especially in schools. Parents, teachers, architects and school stake holders all have concerns about how best to keep schools safe. Security glazing is just one of the ways … Continue reading

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