Trevor Ball is currently working in the capacity of Electronics Sales Leader - UK & Ireland at Allegion UK Ltd. He has previously held the coveted profiles of Business Development Manager and Area Sales Manager at the firm. Trevor has also worked as Business Development Manager at ESP Leisure Ltd and IT Manager at Cloud Nine. He is an almunus of the prestigious Lord Wandsworth College.
When a fire or other emergency occurs in a building or facility, first responders depend on every available resource to ensure a safe and orderly evacuation and response. One element in any response plan is the facility’s physical security systems, including access control, video surveillance and intrusion detection. How can these systems contribute to an orderly response to a chaotic situation? We asked this week’s Expert Panel Roundtable: What is the role of security systems in the event of a fire or other emergency evacuation?