The Webinar on EWS in Case of Floods Was a Great Success

The Webinar on EWS in Case of Floods Was a Great Success

A webinar about the latest developments in flood early warning systems was held on Friday, 19 June. The Peruvian company of Enviroequip organized online presentation and invited the manufacturer of [...] Read more ›
Back-up Power Supply

Back-up Power Supply

Maintenance-Free Lead-Acid Gel Batteries in sirens serve as a primary source of power for amplifiers and, in case of a power failure from the mains or solar cells, batteries also serve [...] Read more ›
Use of electronic sirens at airports and shooting ranges

Use of electronic sirens at airports and shooting ranges

The use of warning sirens is most frequently associated with natural disasters (such as fires, floods, and other similar emergencies) or with dangerous human-made events (gas or chemical leaks, for [...] Read more ›
What are the Most Common Causes of Hydroelectric Power Plant Failures?

What are the Most Common Causes of Hydroelectric Power Plant Failures?

There have been hundreds of hydroelectric power plant accidents and dam failures in history, causing damage of a greater or lesser extent to people, property, and the environment. Only in [...] Read more ›
The Main Role of Safety and Security Systems in the Mining Industry

The Main Role of Safety and Security Systems in the Mining Industry

In the mining industry, heavy machinery, explosives are used and, very often, these are used in harsh and hazardous conditions. In underground and open-cast mining, even one little mistake may [...] Read more ›
Warning and PA Systems Combined?

Warning and PA Systems Combined?

If there is a need to address a mass of people at a given location, a PA system can quickly fulfil the requirement. However, reaching people across the facility with day-to-day notifications [...] Read more ›
Accidents at Hydroelectric Power Stations

Accidents at Hydroelectric Power Stations

Hydroelectric power stations are built under strict safety standards and regulations; however, the world has still witnessed accidents in the past, causing substantial damage to the local environment. In the [...] Read more ›
Warning on the Move: What is the Use of Mobile Sirens?

Warning on the Move: What is the Use of Mobile Sirens?

Early mass warning becomes an essential task of security forces during a state of emergency. However, informing all potentially endangered people is a challenging job. An ordinary network of stationary [...] Read more ›
Storms and Tornadoes: Formation, Damage and Defensive Measures

Storms and Tornadoes: Formation, Damage and Defensive Measures

Extreme weather phenomena are now becoming increasingly unpredictable and dangerous. These include hurricanes and tornadoes in some areas. According to a recent research study carried out by the American National [...] Read more ›
What kind of warning system should be used in flood-risk areas?

What kind of warning system should be used in flood-risk areas?

Floods are just one of many natural disasters; still, they are the number one disaster in Europe, according to EM-DAT data. Here, floods occur on average 13 to 14 times [...] Read more ›

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