Crowd Management Training?
Jan11

Crowd Management Training?

[View the story “Crowd Management Failures Lead to Injury and Death.” on Storify]Crowd Management Failures Lead to Injury and Death.Every year there are crowd management failures that lead to unnecessary injuries and deaths. This happens because there is little available training on how to effectively implement a successful crowd management program.Storified by Robb Luther· Fri, Jan 11 2013 05:22:27Police: Crowd at...

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Beware of Inferior Barriers Produced to Achieve Cost-Cutting
Aug01

Beware of Inferior Barriers Produced to Achieve Cost-Cutting

Customers who choose crowd control barriers strictly on the basis of price often deal with suppliers that cut corners on quality.  Purchasing lower-cost but lower-quality barriers can often have negative long-term consequences. Experienced buyers of crowd control barricades know the difference between cheap knock-off barriers and high-quality products that meet the standards established for use at U.S. events and public facilities. ...

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Are you buying “Bait and Switch” products?
Jul24

Are you buying “Bait and Switch” products?

We’ve all heard the old adage “if it sounds too good to be true, it most likely is.” In the age of online shopping, with hundreds of thousands of websites competing for your business, the saying seems to ring truer than ever. Often times, a company’s website will advertise brand name products for prices much lower than competing sites are offering. However, there is a high probability that this low-priced product is actually a...

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Tamis Covers Piano on the Plaza
Jul18

Tamis Covers Piano on the Plaza

Because of its reputation for creating attractive jackets which cover crowd control barricades, The Tamis Corporation recently received a unique invitation to provide a cover for an outdoor piano. Tamis created a fabric cover which is now being placed over a piano which is a featured attraction at a newly-opened plaza in Boston Common.  The piano cover features the wording “Piano on the Plaza” along with the logos of the Boston Common...

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Crowd Control Rental vs Purchases
Jul03

Crowd Control Rental vs Purchases

Who would have thought that putting an event together would include doing some math and research? It may not necessarily mean organizing the event itself; however, deciding on whether to rent or buy crowd control barriers is a different story. Before forming conclusions, do research and put numbers together; do not jump into a fast decision, especially if that means saving money. As the economy dropped in the past years, renting...

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PERIMETER PATROL™ Fencing a Hit at Baseball/Softball Fields
Jun20

PERIMETER PATROL™ Fencing a Hit at Baseball/Softball Fields

The same fence panels you see around many construction sites and parking lots – or around the perimeters of some public events – may soon be coming to a ball field near you. PERIMETER PATROL™ welded wire fence panels have gained recognition as an attractive, durable and safe alternative to chain link fence.  Featuring striking Powder coat colors (basic stock in yellow or black), these 6 foot high by 7.5 foot wide panels are more...

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