Around the globe: Coronavirus causes anxiety, but also instruction and ingenuity

Image from the Texas Department of State Health Services. https://www.dshs.state.tx.us/coronavirus/

 

Navigating through all of the information available online concerning the coronavirus pandemic can be exhausting, as it evolves day-to-day. With that in mind, here is a list of coronavirus links researched and compiled by IFPO Board of Directors Secretary Marianna Perry, M.S., CPP, CPOI. 

 

What security companies should be aware of when navigating a pandemic

https://www.securitymagazine.com/articles/91951-what-security-companies-should-be-aware-of-when-navigating-a-pandemic

 

Airports where TSA officers have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus

https://www.tsa.gov/coronavirus

 

Coronavirus sidelines about 9,000 Homeland Security employees, internal report shows

https://www.latimes.com/politics/story/2020-04-01/coronavirus-sidelines-border-patrol-tsa-ice-officers

 

AI-powered smart glasses are finding people with coronavirus in China

https://thenextweb.com/neural/2020/03/26/ai-powered-smart-glasses-are-finding-people-with-coronavirus-in-china/

 

COVID-19: Staying secure while staying at home

https://securityriskadvisors.com/blog/covid-19-staying-secure-while-staying-at-home/

 

Subcontracted guards decry lack of comparable emergency benefits to Harvard employees after coronavirus closes campus facilities

https://www.thecrimson.com/article/2020/3/24/coronavirus-lack-comparable-pay/

 

Chicago-area man charged with threatening to lynch hospital security officer

https://chicago.suntimes.com/crime/2020/3/30/21199752/erik-lewis-hate-crime-charge-downers-grove-lynch-security-guard-good-samaritan-hospital

 

Student at university in New Delhi threatens to cough on security officers to "spread coronavirus"

https://www.opindia.com/2020/04/will-cough-at-you-and-spread-coronavirus-jnu-student-threatens-security-creates-ruckus-outside-the-campus/

 

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