New tech detects vaping, bullying at schools in Catoosa County

CATOOSA COUNTY, Ga. — When students in Catoosa County return to class on August 12th, some new tech installed at middle and high schools aims to help give parents & educators peace of mind. It’s called the HALO, and devices with this technology will be hidden inside locker rooms and bathrooms at schools across the… Continue reading New tech detects vaping, bullying at schools in Catoosa County

Montgomery ISD combats student vaping with new HALO smart sensors in bathrooms at Montgomery and Lake Creek high schools

MONTGOMERY, TX (KTRK) — When Montgomery’s ISD students return to school Thursday, they may find it easier to get caught vaping. The district has added more vape sensors on high school campuses. A total of 23 sensors were installed in six bathrooms at Montgomery and Lake Creek high schools, the district said. They are designed… Continue reading Montgomery ISD combats student vaping with new HALO smart sensors in bathrooms at Montgomery and Lake Creek high schools

Davenport Schools consider buying ‘smart’ sensors for high schools

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – The Davenport Community School District is considering the purchase of so-called “smart” sensors to prevent vandalism, vaping and violence between students.   At Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting, the school board saw a presentation on the “Halo Smart Sensors” which the district hopes to use to curb a rise in… Continue reading Davenport Schools consider buying ‘smart’ sensors for high schools

HALO Smart Sensor 3C by IPVideo Corporation Wins Three Spaces4Learning 2022 New Product Awards

Back to all Press articles Honors Earned in K-12 School Safety & Security Category for Classroom Security Devices, Emergency Lighting and Emergency Communications BAY SHORE, N.Y. (August 2, 2022) The HALO Smart Sensor 3C by IPVideo Corporation, a multi-function safety and security device that protects individual privacy, has been named a 2022 Spaces4Learning New Product… Continue reading HALO Smart Sensor 3C by IPVideo Corporation Wins Three Spaces4Learning 2022 New Product Awards

The Latest Technologies for Active Shooter Situations

The increased rate of active shooter incidents is tragically turning into a “new normal.” However, security integrators can offer technologies to help minimize the frequency and damage of these events.   As I was composing this month’s Tech Talk on access control, a sad incident happened that included an active shooter with the death of… Continue reading The Latest Technologies for Active Shooter Situations

Bromsgrove company offers vaping detection device to schools

BROMSGROVE company Ecl-ips has become one of the first in the UK to offer a detection device that could help schools wanting to tackle vaping. The HALO Smart Sensor was demonstrated by Ecl-ips in several school conferences over the last few months. The sensor had the most enquiries from schools of any new Ecl-ips product.… Continue reading Bromsgrove company offers vaping detection device to schools

Rise in Teen Vaping Prompts Schools to Install Sensors

Back to all Press articles Some Alabama school districts are planning to install vape sensors in restrooms after witnessing a dramatic increase in students vaping when they returned to in-person classes after the pandemic.   (TNS) — Vaping has increased so much among youths since the pandemic began that some local schools are installing vape… Continue reading Rise in Teen Vaping Prompts Schools to Install Sensors

Montgomery ISD approves vape sensors for high schools

The Montgomery ISD board of trustees approved approximately $49,000 to purchase HALO smart sensors for vape detection on high school campuses during the June 28 meeting.   The purchase followed a vote by trustees to also approve student and staff ID cards for the upcoming 2022-23 school year as the district continues seeking to improve… Continue reading Montgomery ISD approves vape sensors for high schools

‘Vape detectors’ catching out kids who smoke in school toilet blocks

Schools around Australia are cracking down on students vaping by using new technology to catch out those breaking the rules.   Marymede College, in Melbourne’s northeast, has installed “vape detectors” in student bathrooms and school principal Timothy Newcomb said “there are consequences” for students who are caught.   “The college community was concerned about the… Continue reading ‘Vape detectors’ catching out kids who smoke in school toilet blocks

ISC East 2022

WHERE EVERYONE BELONGS NYC, November 16-17, 2022   The International Security Conference & Exposition – also known as ISC East – is the Northeast’s leading security & public safety event, hosted in collaboration with premier sponsor Security Industry Association (SIA) and in partnership with ASIS NYC. Each year, in order to keep our communities safe… Continue reading ISC East 2022