TITLE

Fallout Companies change in world after 9/11

AUTHOR(S)
Soule, Alexander; Occhipinti, Christina
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Westchester County Business Journal;9/11/2006, Vol. 45 Issue 37, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the security measures imposed by companies in the U.S. after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Entergy, which runs Indian Point in Buchanan, New York spent $100 million on physical and security enhancements. In 2005, various Fairfield County companies participated in a terrorism drill that simulated biological and chemical attacks. While, Connecticut Light & Power added closed-circuit video coverage at substations and increased level of security.
ACCESSION #
22336664

 

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