College and universities need more than automatic doors to protect students and staff—and conducting a risk assessment could prove critical to safety measures

How a risk assessment helps your campus safety efforts


College and universities need more than automatic doors to protect students and staff—and conducting a risk assessment could prove critical to safety measures


In April 2021, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released a report about its work at George Mason University, a public research university near Fairfax City, VA.





According to the report, in August 2020 the DHS worked with about 1,000 university students, staff, and professors at the school, along with outside educational professionals, to simulate various types of school shooter incidents. The buildings

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our news and resources


  • eSchool Media Contributors