In the past, building occupants were primarily concerned with facilities being healthy and comfortable. Following September 11, 2001, safety also became a major focus not only for occupants, but for owners and designers, as well.
Findings from a report on safeguarding people in their environment, whether under normal or extraordinary incidents, will be presented at the ASHRAE 2003 Winter Meeting. Environmental Security: An Added Value in Engineering Services will take place at 3 p.m. January 27, 2003, in Chicago, at the Palmer House Hilton. Admission is free.