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Explore SIA’s Position on School Safety and Security
SIA supports efforts to improve the safety and security of U.S. K-12 schools. Learn more about SIA's school security recommendations, get resources and watch our video on school safety.
In response to the Covid-19 global pandemic, the security industry has sought to provide customers with solutions…Keep Reading »
City council’s decision to prohibit the technology’s use by businesses impacts companies’ ability to secure their facilities…Keep Reading »
On Aug. 12, U.S. Director of National Intelligence (DNI) John Ratcliffe issued a memorandum to the U.S…Keep Reading »
Security Industry Association Releases Policy Principles to Guide the Use of Facial Recognition Technology
SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA), the leading trade association representing security solutions providers, has released…Keep Reading »
New Federal Regulation Answers Key Questions on How Section 889 Applies to Federal Grant Funds The Office…Keep Reading »
New: Introducing SIA’s Core Principles for Facial Recognition Technology Use SIA believes facial recognition must be used…Keep Reading »
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SIA believes that between points of entry, security technology can play a key role in providing persistent surveillance at the border, detecting breaches of physical barriers and promoting a rapid response to border incursions, especially in areas that are otherwise difficult for the U.S. Border Patrol to monitor and protect.
SIA members play an important role in helping the federal government achieve the key cybersecurity and national security protections called for in Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12, and SIA supports the development of a federal IT modernization fund.
SIA supports legislation that cracks down on abuses by patent trolls, which thwart technological innovation and cost manufacturers millions of dollars each year.