The nation’s leading safety advocate for more than 100 years, the National Safety Council is a nonprofit organization with the mission of eliminating preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. NSC advances this mission by engaging businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public to help prevent the fourth leading cause of death in the U.S. – preventable injuries.
The International Door Association aims to attain a level of product and installation quality unmatched in any other industry. It plays an important role in the process of quality creation and control by providing helpful programs and services to those who sell, install, and service the superb products produced by manufacturers.
The American Association of Automatic Door Manufacturers (AAADM) is a trade association of power-operated automatic door manufacturers. AADM was established in 1994 to raise public awareness about automatic doors and certify automatic door inspectors. AAADM also sets industry standards that govern installation, sensing devices, and safety requirements for automatic pedestrian doors.
DHI is the advocate and primary resource for information, professional development and certification for the North American openings marketplace. DHI strives to be the indispensable resource for industry trends, best business practices and advanced education. DHI is a powerful advocate for creating a favorable code environment in the life safety and security industry.
For more than 16 years, the Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (PRSM) has been the leading membership organization empowering retail facilities professionals by delivering industry best practices, education, forums and partnerships. PRSM has an actively engaged community of multi-site retailers and reputable vendor partners who value business relationships, lifelong learning, industry credibility and recognition. PRSM helps members achieve success and gain competitive advantage through quality programs and resources.
CSI develops specification best practices, promotes standards/formats, professional education, and certifications for writers in the private sector, design professionals concerned about communicating their vision in construction documents, constructors interested in delivering high-quality facilities, and material suppliers with unique solutions to construction challenges. These construction professionals work together as CSI members to effectively communicate the designers vision, the material producers solutions, and the constructors techniques to create outstanding facilities that meet facility owners objectives.
ASIS International is the preeminent organization for security professionals, with more than 38,000 members worldwide. Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials that address broad security interests, such as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, as well as specific security topics. By providing members and the security community with access to a full range of programs and services, and by publishing the industry’s No. 1 magazine Security Management ASIS leads the way for advanced and improved security performance.
ALOA SPAI, an international association of security professionals, is dedicated to ensuring professional excellence and ethics; creating a public demand for professional security services; representing and speaking for the security industry; and expanding the exchange of trade information and knowledge with other security-related organizations to preserve and enhance the security industry.