Infrastructure is the physical aspects of school buildings and facilities designed to safeguard against attacks and potential threats. The Center for Safe Schools provides resources, information and best practices on how the design and modifications of infrastructure elements can ensure that buildings and facilities are properly equipped to prevent, protect and mitigate risk associated with environmental and human threats.
Key components of Infrastructure include:
- Risk assessments
- Building/Facility design and modification
- Mechanical and electronic systems
- Communications systems
- Safety and security technology