TITLE

10 Ways to Mitigate Terror Attacks

AUTHOR(S)
Bulla, Ross
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jan2005, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses ten procedures that private sector and government facilities can use to mitigate terror attacks. A 100- to 300-foot standoff zones should be enforced. Surveillance detectors should be implemented. All delivery, service and courier vehicles and their contents should be screened. The number of security personnel on-duty, should vary by day to eliminate a discernable pattern. Where possible, screen visitors at a remote location, distant from any facilities. All employees should be required to wear facility-issued photo identification at eye level on their outermost garments. Everyone that works at facility should be reminded continuously to observe and report unusual behavior. Review and if necessary, update security, evacuation and life safety procedures and policies.
ACCESSION #
15543113

 

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