TITLE

Guide to managing staff securely

PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Management Services;Winter2005, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses guidelines released by the British Security Service MIS for companies to protect themselves against external threats from insiders. This may be in the form of criminal, terrorist, espionage or from competitors seeking a business advantage. It explains possible motivations of staff, contract or agency to abuse or exploit access to premises. The article then discusses suggested employment practices to reduce risks which include establishing the bona fide of potential employee, taking up character references and asking for details of unspent convictions. In addition, it presents steps that can be undertaken by companies that are more vulnerable to insider threat because of their use of contractors and agency staff for a range of services.
ACCESSION #
19632120

 

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