San Francisco could ban #government agencies from using facial recognition #technology | #TpromoCom #AccessControl | City would be first in US to ban official use of technology. Supervisor: ‘We don’t want to live in a police state.’
San Francisco could become the first city in the country to ban government agencies from using facial recognition technology.
The “Stop Secret Surveillance Ordinance” would prevent government agencies, including police, from using facial recognition in law enforcement. The bill passed unanimously in a committee vote on Monday and will move to the San Francisco board of supervisors for a final vote on 14 May.
The legislation is meant to address concerns about the accuracy of technology and put a stop to creeping surveillance culture, said supervisor Aaron Peskin, who introduced the ordinance.
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Morse Watchmans Debuts KeyWatcher Fleet at NAFA 2019 | #TpromoCom #Key #Management #Fleet | KeyWatcher Fleet Helps Users to Manage and Optimize Fleet Utilization and Reduce Costs.
Louisville, KY (April 15, 2019) – Morse Watchmans, the world leader in key control and asset management systems, is displaying its KeyWatcher Fleet this week at NAFA’sKeyWatch Fleet collage Annual Institute and Expo (booth #640). KeyWatcher Fleet is the industry’s only key control system that provides fleet managers full command of vehicle distribution, comprehensive utilization, right-sizing of the fleet, and much more.
“The KeyWatcher Fleet system is the only key management system designed from the ground up with Fleet Managers in mind,” said Fernando Pires, CEO, Morse Watchmans. “When you control the keys, you control the fleet.”
Leveraging Morse Watchmans’ proven KeyWatcher Touch hardware, KeyWatcher Fleet allows fleet managers to generate quick and customizable reports to gain actionable insight on fleet utilization and operations. A dashboard displays vehicle use, bookings, status, and more.
With KeyWatcher Fleet, users can create user role-based “Pools”, or groups of vehicles, to automatically assign each vehicle accordingly. Flexible booking workflows enable customization to balance usage, ensure vehicle availability and more. A range of service features enables users to report problems and administrators can automatically initiate new or scheduled work on each vehicle.
Morse Watchmans Smarts™ lets administrators create policies to enable automatic vehicle allocation. Vehicles can be assigned by lowest mileage, most fuel, priority and more. Drivers can be notified automatically via email or text if a specific vehicle is not available, and unique pin codes or optional card or fingerprint readers provide strong key/vehicle management.
KeyWatcher Fleet is also networkable and offers API support for integrations.
For more information, visit booth 640 at the NAFA 2019 Annual Institute and Expo, or email Erik@morsewatchman.com or call (800) 423-8256.
Boon Edam Announces 2019 Technical Training Program in North America | #TpromoCom #Education #Training # | Boon Edam Inc., a global leader in security entrances and architectural revolving doors, today announced the breadth of its 2019 technical training program, including scheduled factory trainings, online webinars and roadshow trainings throughout the United States. Technical training events are free of charge to Boon Edam distributor and integrator partners, and include one to three days of intensive product instruction and hands-on exercises.
The Roadshow Brings In-Depth Education Direct to Partners
In 2016, Boon Edam introduced the first “Roadshow” training program with the goal of bringing the success of its bi-annual factory trainings held in Lillington, NC direct to partners in their local area. (Please scroll down for more)
For the 2019 training program, Boon Edam’s Training Manager, Zac Ellett, has created an improved curriculum which addresses the top five issues seen in the field for each product type, in addition to general installation, service and maintenance instruction. The Roadshow will stop in at least a dozen locations this year, focusing on areas where a large number of installations are about to occur. For this reason, the Roadshow schedule for the quarter will be released at the beginning of that quarter.
Roadshow trainings are unique in that a specially-engineered, full-size security revolving door, security portal and/or optical turnstile are sent to each training location. Partners have the opportunity to work together to assemble the units and troubleshoot them on-site, gaining confidence and competence that will translate to improved performance in the field. (Please scroll down for more)
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