US firms unready for terrorist attack

Robinson, Simon
September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/11/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 34, p17
Trade Publication
This article reports on the results of a survey by Texas A&M University regarding the preparedness of the U.S. chemicals industry for possible terrorist attacks. In total, 50% of firms surveyed said their security plans were very good or excellent. Half the firms said their plans were good, fair or poor. The survey showed that 43% of responding firms that have anti-terrorism procedures have either tested them over a year ago or not at all.


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