Daily Headline : Security Management
08/10/2010 - The committees responsible for making security decisions at federal buildings do not have the security knowledge necessary to choose the appropriate measures to safeguard their facilities, according to the Government Accountability Office.
Case Study: Best Practices \ Case Studies
06/28/2010 - When it bought and renovated a former candy factory, Novartis built layered security measures into plans.
Daily Headline : Terrorism
06/24/2010 - The percentage of U.S.-based companies that have purchased terrorism insurance is at its highest level ever, according to a new market survey.
Daily Headline : Best Practices \ Case Studies
06/16/2010 - The Department of the Homeland Security yesterday adopted ASIS International's Organizational Resilience Standard as part of a program designed to voluntarily bolster the resilience of private organizations during man-made and natural disasters and emergencies.
SM Online: Guards \ Security Officers
05/28/2010 - The Federal Protective Service is falling short on monitoring the ability of its guards to protect federal buildings, according to a report released by the Government Accountability Office. The government watchdog found once again that its investigators could sneak guns, knives, and fake bombs past contract security guards.
Facility Management: Contingency Planning \ Disaster Management
05/27/2010 - By creating a crisis management plan, security managers can help ensure that employees know what to do when danger strikes. (Online Exclusive)
Book Reviews: Physical Security
04/29/2010 - Geoff Craighead's third edition is even better than his first two editions of this highly reliable reference book.
Book Reviews: Contingency Planning \ Disaster Management
03/30/2010 - Hawkins succinctly addresses the security concerns of religious institutions and houses of worship in this introductory text.
Facility Management: Physical Security
02/24/2010 - Find out how security at Boston's Prudential Center works toward its goal of providing a safe, secure, and welcoming environment for tenants, customers, residents, and visitors.
Book Reviews: Surveillance
01/27/2010 - Get an exceptional understanding of modern video surveillance from Intelligent Network Video.
Daily Headline : Crime
01/12/2010 - While burglary rates continue to slide internationally, the crime continues to victimize businesses disproportionately more than houses, according to a new CRISP report.
Facility Management: Security Management
12/22/2009 - Having multiple layers of security without a clear strategy can create complexities that increase, rather than reduce, vulnerabilities. Here's what you need to know to avoid such problems.
Facility Management: Crime
12/21/2009 - Banks seek ways to remain open for business without being a place where robbers can bank on easy money.