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October 22, 2020

Welcome to the Safer Buildings Coalition September 2020 Newsletter

Welcome to the Safer Buildings Coalition October 2020 Newsletter

An introduction to the October 2020 Safer Buildings Coalition Newsletter by SBC Managing Director John Foley.

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More Than a Tagline. 'Feel Safe Inside' Is Now a Registered Trademark

“Feel Safe Inside” Is Now a Registered Trademark

Posted on October 22, 2020
By Seth Buechley, Safer Buildings Coalition Founder

Few things in this world hold more emotional weight than a person’s need to feel safe. We can tolerate challenges and obstacles all day long, but when our safety is challenged our priority shifts towards urgently removing ourself from a bad situation or fixing the problem that makes us feel unsafe.


From the Chief’s Corner: Indoor Plumbing and the ERCES

Alan Perdue

Posted on October 22, 2020

I’m willing to bet that 100 percent of the commercial buildings that have an In-Building Emergency Responder Communications Enhancement System (ERCES) installed also have some type of indoor plumbing. That got me thinking: When did commercial buildings in the US begin to have indoor plumbing? 

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Posted on October 22, 2020

Please watch this month's video updates from the Chairs of the Safer Buildings Coalition’s five work groups on their group’s activities, achievements and needs.

Click on the links or images to watch the video messages below:

 Public Safety Technology Work Group

Government Affairs Work Group

Codes & Standards Work Group

Advancement Work Group

Community Affairs Work Group

Watch or Re-Watch This Week’s SBC-PCTEL Webinar

Watch or Re-watch This Week’s SBC-PCTEL Webinar

Posted on October 22, 2020

Did you miss Tuesday’s PCTEL-Safer Buildings Coalition webinar on In-Building Radio Projects, Design and Testing: Where Should the Industry Be Headed?

Don’t worry, the webinar is now available to watch on-demand. 

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Safer Buildings Coalition and IWCE Invite You to the 2020 In-Building Forum

Registration Is Open for IWCE’s In-Building ForumPosted on October 22, 2020
Register by Oct. 26th to take advantage of early-bird pricing

We at the Safer Buildings Coalition are excited to be partnering with IWCE to host the first-ever virtual conference that delves into the most pertinent topics surrounding the public safety issue of in-building connectivity. 

It is our pleasure to invite you to join us for the 2020 In-Building Forum November 18-19.

Register by October 26th and save $100 on your All Access Pass (early-bird price: $299)

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EVENT ALERT: Mark Your Calendars for the Next Installments in the Tessco-SBC Public Safety DAS Event Series

Tessco-SBC Public Safety DAS Event Series

Posted on October 22, 2020

Last month, we kicked off the Tessco-Safer Buildings Coalition Public Safety DAS series with a very successful event for the Southeast Region. 

We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for the next two installments:

West – November 4-5, 2020
Northeast – December 1-2, 2020

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EVENT ALERT: Sign up for the Realcomm | IBcon Virtual Real Estate Tech Conference

Realcomm IBcon Virtual Tech Conference

Posted on October 22, 2020

The Safer Buildings Coalition is a proud co-sponsor of next week's Realcomm | IBcon 2020 Real Estate conference, and we are delighted to invite you to this very special hybrid convention, which combines virtual and in-person events to create a truly unique and educational experience for remote and on-site attendees.

Safer Buildings will be exhibiting at a Virtual Booth, and the SBC team will be available to network and talk about the coalition, conference topics, and your business...

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ADRF Announces UL 2524, Second Edition-Certified Public Safety Communication System


Posted on October 22, 2020

Long-time Safer Buildings Coalition member ADRF has announced two new lines of UL 2524-certified public safety communications products - the PSR-U and BBx-U Series of public safety repeaters and battery backups. The products are licensed/certified both individually and as a comprehensive system. The PSR-U and BBx-U Series are also the first to receive the Enhanced UL Certification Mark for UL 2524, second edition.


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