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Physical Security 150 Things You Should Know - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750672559, 9780080941035

Physical Security 150 Things You Should Know

1st Edition

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Authors: Lawrence Fennelly Louis Tyska
Paperback ISBN: 9780750672559
eBook ISBN: 9780080941035
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 12th April 2000
Page Count: 224
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Description

Physical Security 150 Things You Should Know is a comprehensive reference for the security professional. This book covers all aspects of security operations, from lighting and fencing to tracking systems and crime risk management. The "150 Things" offered by Tyska and Fennelly will help professionals in the field build a well-trained, alert, and conscientious security staff.

Key Features

Format is unique in that it identifies subjects, then discusses and highlights specifics in terms of concerns and knowledge the security professional requires Quick and easy reference Covers basics of physical security - both high and low tech

Readership

Security professionals

Table of Contents

Selected Contents: Padlocks; Chains; Securing a Computer; Hinges; Keys and Key control; CCTV; Fire Alarms and Components; Intrusion Alarms and Components; Definitions as Appendices; Terms and Concepts; CPTED; Lighting

Details

No. of pages:
224
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Butterworth-Heinemann 2000
Published:
12th April 2000
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Paperback ISBN:
9780750672559
eBook ISBN:
9780080941035

About the Authors

Lawrence Fennelly

Lawrence J. Fennelly, CPOI, CSSI, is an internationally recognized authority on crime prevention, security planning and analysis and on the study of how environmental factors (CPTED), physical hardware, alarms, lighting, site design, management practices, litigation consultants, security policies and procedures and guard management contribute to criminal victimization. In his security consultant experience he has conducted surveys/audits of large complexes as well as small. Plus written a set of Best Practices. Mr. Fennelly is an Lifetime of the American Society for Industrial Security. This association consists of about 34,000 members who are all in the security profession. He has been involved in several of their National Committees and as well as lecturing for them. He is a past Chair of the Crime Prevention & Loss Prevention Council and in 2015 the Chair of the ASIS, School Safety & Security Council. Currently is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of IFPO.

Affiliations and Expertise

Expert witness and consultant in security, Litigation Consultants Inc.

Louis Tyska

Affiliations and Expertise

Former Managing Director with Pinkerton Consulting and Investigations. He is a member and Past President of the American Society for Industrial Security International and has also served as the Chairman of the Board ASIS in 1982. He has co-authored several books including Controlling Cargo Theft, Security in the Year 2000, Office and Office Building Security, 150 Things You Should Know About Security, and Investigations - 150 Things You Should Know.

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