The Barbour guide to security

This guide from Barbour EHS outlines the basics of commercial security for property managers, facilities managers and small-business owners who have scant knowledge of the subject.

Put simply, the discipline is about mitigating risks and protecting people and property from known threats through a combination of best practice procedures/policies combined with technologies like CCTV, access control and intruder alarms.

Free to download, The Barbour guide to security offers advice and information on:

  • Businesses’ legal obligations
  • How to control risks through site access, manned guarding, risk assessment, assignment instruction, objectives of the security officer
  • how to source security services
  • Pedestrian routes around site
  • Impact on means of escape
  • Construction and refurbishment
  • unauthorised visitors
  • Terrorism and bomb threats
  • Key actions to protect your site
  • Case studies on arson and a terror attack
  • Related documents and further reading

Barbour EHS provides specialist information to industries including health and safety, fire safety, environment and energy, and estates and facilities management.

Complete the short form to download this FREE guide.

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