Posts Tagged ‘ school safety ’

West Virginia to Require Shatter-Resistant Glass in Schools

Jun 7th, 2013

The West Virginia School Building Authority (SBA) recently approved a safety measure that will require new schools built in the state to have shatter-resistant glass, according to SBA executive director Mark Manchin. β€œThe SBA voted to require that all new schools funded with our funds to have shatter-proof glass at the front entry and sidelites,” [...]

Senate Committee Passes Bill to Provide Grants for School Safety Improvements

Mar 14th, 2013

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee voted Tuesday to pass legislation designed to provide grants to local communities and schools throughout the United States to improve safety within the schools. The School Safety Enhancements Act of 2013 (S.146) is sponsored by Sen. Barbara Boxer (D – Calif.) and Sen. Susan Collins (R – Maine). If passed [...]