TITLE

A Happy Union: Security Solutions with Fair Regulations

AUTHOR(S)
O'Connor, Tom
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2010, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the primary function of the Security Industry Association (SIA) of Alexandria, Virginia, which is to represent the electronic physical security sector before federal and state governments. He is critical of government actions that can affect the product's price, limit its utilization and even take it off the market. Also investigated are SIA's advocacy efforts concerning federal regulation and legislation.
ACCESSION #
53278947

 

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