Tag Archives: Technical Glass Products

Required Courses: School Safety and Security is Not an Elective

When it comes to school safety and security, you can’t cut corners. Unfortunately, though, not every school district has the funds to install security level glazing products. Educational facilities may consider some type of protective glazing, but decide against it. … Continue reading

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The 2020 Annual Conference Ends with Codes and Standards Discussions

Fabricating committee discussions, along with codes and technical reports, wrapped up the National Glass Association’s (NGA) Annual Conference yesterday in La Jolla, Calif. During the sessions, code consultants Tom Culp and Thom Zaremba updated the group on a number of … 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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How Fire-Rated Glazing Solutions Improve School Safety

Glass plays an important part in school security and wellbeing, providing unobstructed views necessary for wayfinding during active shooter events or other security threats while also allowing visible light to pass through. Light and views of nature have been proven … Continue reading

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Product Focus: Fire-Rated Glazing Provides Levels of Security

Just as conventional glass can do more than provide a view to the outside, today’s fire-rated ones, are being called upon to do more than just resist fires. This multi-functionality refers to a group of products, such as fire-rated glazing, … Continue reading

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