Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. ASIS articles below.
Vetting contractors and temporary workers helps plug the “holes” in a facility security safety net. Plus, the Security Awareness American National Standard.
Implementing physical security systems is not simple, but the decision-making may be simplified with a common sense approach.
Security tools broaden access control capabilities, with an eye on increased mobility. From the August 2013 issue.
Privacy, workforce development and federal resources among top issues to be addressed.
The decision to scale back protective measures may come at a significant cost to facilities.
ASIS will develop two American National Standards to support the recently signed International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers.
The ASIS Foundation has released Fatigue Effects and Countermeasures in 24/7 Security Operations—the latest of its Connecting Research In Security to Practice (CRISP) Report series.
ASIS International and BSI have released a joint American National Standard, Business Continuity Management Systems: Requirements with Guidance for Use (ANSI/ASIS/BSI BCM.1-2010).
The ASIS Foundation, in partnership with the Brownyard Group, has re-established the W.H. Brownyard Meritorious Award--nominations will be accepted until 8/31/10.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has announced the adoption of the ASIS American National Standard for Organizational Resilience for the DHS’s Private Sector Preparedness (PS-Prep) Program.