The Facility Manager's Guide to Safety and Security
Reduces liability to facility owners
• Features usable check lists based on Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design concepts that are end-user friendly and inexpensive to achieve
• Common sense presentation of concepts based on decades of hands-on experience and solid research, makes this book suitable to all levels of security/facility management
• Helps facility managers identify the common vulnerabilities that effect a surprisingly vast array of facilities- then helps them plan means to secure their premises.
• Gives practical guidance to managers to produce simple, useable policies and procedures for most types of buildings, regardless of the building's function.
A guide for facility managers of varying types of facilities including, apartment buildings/complexes, office buildings, retail stores, educational facilities (schools), restaurants, and countless others. It will look specifically at the physical similarities inherent in all buildings/facilities and delve into the operational/maintenance needs, access control, audit proceedures and emergency procedure requirements. It provides procedures and policy direction in facilities that are lacking such formalized doctrine and gives a starting point to run their facilities in a consistent manner with a focus on safety and security, as well as keeping control of liability risk.