Reviews - relevant articles in magazines
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facial recognition, Reversing Alarms, Evacuation etc
"Face the Music"
Directional Sound aids Facial Recognition CCTV Today Jan 2002 (.pdf
format 399k download)
"Directional Sound sets an new
tone", Health & Safety at Work Sept 2001
(.pdf format 500k download)
Emergency Vehicle Sirens
"Localisable Alarms," Human Factors in Auditory Warnings.
Stanton, N.A. & Edworthy, J. Eds. Ashgate Publishing.
of Lords - Police Vehicles - Summary of Proceedings
Lords Hansard - 25 March 1999 (MS Word format 28k download)
"Siren Sounds - Do
They Actually Contribute to Traffic Accidents?" IMPACT, the Journal of the
Institute of Traffic Accident Investigators. Spring 1998.
Sirens." Fire Engineers Journal January 1998.
"The Quest for
Better Ambulance Sirens" Ambulance UK April 1996
"Sound faster than
Light", Fairplay Solutions May 2002 (860k .pdf format)
"Product profile -
Klaxon's DSE Beacon", International Fire Protection Feb
"Into the Flames"
Wall to Wall TV on Channel 5, Synopsis June 2000
"Smoke gets in your eyes", Fairplay Solutions May
2000 (270k .pdf format))
Evacuation from Ferries using Sound Beacons" Fire Magazine March
"The Sound of Safety" Fire
Protection Magazine March 2000
(.pdf format 360k download)
& Safe." Third Millennium Magazine. A BNFL
"Sound and Evacuation in Public Buildings."
Fire International Magazine. March 1999.
Public Buildings Using Sound." Leisure UK 1999.
"Sound Location for
Aiding Emergency Egress " Fire Safety Engineering Oct 1998
(.pdf format 962k download)
Versus Sight for Emergency Egress." Access by Design, the Journal for the
Centre for Accessible Environments. January - April 1998.
"Alarm developed at Leeds
University set to replace conventional beep"
News - June 2001 (.pdf format 254k download)
Fire Fighter Distress Signal Units
"White noise can help stricken fire
fighters" FIRE March 2000