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Physical Security in the Process Industry

Physical Security in the Process Industry
  • Author : Gabriele Landucci
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 January 2020
  • ISBN : 044464055X
  • Pages : 252 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Physical Security in the Process Industry: Theory with Applications deals with physical security in the field of critical infrastructures where hazardous materials are a factor, along with the state-of-the-art thinking and modeling methods for enhancing physical security. The book offers approaches based on scientific insights, mainly addressing terrorist attacks. Moreover, the use of innovative techniques is explained, including Bayesian networks, game-theory and petri-networks. Dealing with economic parameters and constraints and calculating the costs and benefits of security measures are also included. The book will be of interest to security (and safety) scientists, security managers and the public at large. Discusses how to achieve inherent physical security using a scientific approach Explores how to take adequate add-on physical security measures Covers risk assessment tools and applications for practical use in the industry Demonstrates how to optimize security decisions using security models and approaches Considers economic aspects of security decisions


Physical Security in the Process Industry

Physical Security in the Process Industry
  • Author : Gabriele Landucci,Nima Khakzad,Genserik Reniers
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 January 2020
GET THIS BOOKPhysical Security in the Process Industry

Physical Security in the Process Industry: Theory with Applications deals with physical security in the field of critical infrastructures where hazardous materials are a factor, along with the state-of-the-art thinking and modeling methods for enhancing physical security. The book offers approaches based on scientific insights, mainly addressing terrorist attacks. Moreover, the use of innovative techniques is explained, including Bayesian networks, game-theory and petri-networks. Dealing with economic parameters and constraints and calculating the costs and benefits of security measures are also


Security Risk Assessment

Security Risk Assessment
  • Author : Genserik Reniers,Nima Khakzad,Pieter Van Gelder
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 20 November 2017
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This book deals with the state-of-the-art of physical security knowledge and research in the chemical and process industries. Legislation differences between Europe and the USA are investigated, followed by an overview of the how, what and why of contemporary security risk assessment in this particular industrial sector. Innovative solutions such as attractiveness calculations and the use of game theory, advancing the present science of adversarial risk analysis, are discussed. The book further stands up for developing and employing dynamic security



Multi-Plant Safety and Security Management in the Chemical and Process Industries

Multi-Plant Safety and Security Management in the Chemical and Process Industries
  • Author : Genserik L. L. Reniers
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 30 March 2010
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This practical text serves as a guide to elaborating and determining the principles, assumptions, strengths, limitations and areas of application for multiple-plant chemical safety and security management. It offers guidelines, procedures, frameworks and technology for actually setting up a safety and security culture in a cluster of chemical companies, thus allowing forward planning. The presentation is conceptually rather than mathematically oriented so as to maximize its utilization within the chemical industry.


Lees' Loss Prevention in the Process Industries

Lees' Loss Prevention in the Process Industries
  • Author : Frank Lees
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 05 November 2012
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Safety in the process industries is critical for those who work with chemicals and hazardous substances or processes. The field of loss prevention is, and continues to be, of supreme importance to countless companies, municipalities and governments around the world, and Lees’ is a detailed reference to defending against hazards. Recognized as the standard work for chemical and process engineering safety professionals, it provides the most complete collection of information on the theory, practice, design elements, equipment, regulations and laws


Physical Security and Safety

Physical Security and Safety
  • Author : Truett A. Ricks,Bobby E. Ricks,Jeffrey Dingle
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 29 October 2014
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How-To Guide Written By Practicing Professionals Physical Security and Safety: A Field Guide for the Practitioner introduces the basic principles of safety in the workplace, and effectively addresses the needs of the responsible security practitioner. This book provides essential knowledge on the procedures and processes needed for loss reduction, protection of organizational assets, and security and safety management. Presents Vital Information on Recognizing and Understanding Security Needs The book is divided into two parts. The first half of the text,


Physical Security Strategy and Process Playbook

Physical Security Strategy and Process Playbook
  • Author : John Kingsley-Hefty
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 September 2013
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The Physical Security Strategy and Process Playbook is a concise yet comprehensive treatment of physical security management in the business context. It can be used as an educational tool, help a security manager define security requirements, and serve as a reference for future planning. This book is organized into six component parts around the central theme that physical security is part of sound business management. These components include an introduction to and explanation of basic physical security concepts; a description


Effective Physical Security

Effective Physical Security
  • Author : Lawrence Fennelly
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 29 December 2003
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Effective Physical Security, Third Edition is a best-practices compendium that details the essential elements to physical security protection. The book contains completely updated sections that have been carefully selected from the previous Butterworth-Heinemann publication, Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention, 4E. Designed for easy reference, the Third Edition contains important coverage of environmental design, security surveys, locks, lighting, CCTV as well as a new chapter covering the latest in physical security design and planning for Homeland Security. The new


Safety, Health, and Environmental Concepts for the Process Industry

Safety, Health, and Environmental Concepts for the Process Industry
  • Author : Michael Speegle
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release : 25 February 2021
GET THIS BOOKSafety, Health, and Environmental Concepts for the Process Industry

Practical and easy to understand, SAFETY, HEALTH, AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONCEPTS FOR THE PROCESS INDUSTRY, Second Edition is an essential text for anyone who apsires to work in process technology. Through a hands-on approach and direct writing style, the author succinctly covers all of the safety and regulatory issues essential to the industry. In addition, relevant topics such as OSHA regulations and analyzer technology are discussed in detail. Each chapter includes learning objectives, a list of the key terms , a chapter


Effective Physical Security

Effective Physical Security
  • Author : Lawrence Fennelly
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 25 November 2016
GET THIS BOOKEffective Physical Security

Effective Physical Security, Fifth Edition is a best-practices compendium that details the essential elements and latest developments in physical security protection. This new edition is completely updated, with new chapters carefully selected from the author’s work that set the standard. This book contains important coverage of environmental design, security surveys, locks, lighting, and CCTV, the latest ISO standards for risk assessment and risk management, physical security planning, network systems infrastructure, and environmental design. Provides detailed coverage of physical security


Industrial Security Management

Industrial Security Management
  • Author : S. Subramanian
  • Publisher : Gyan Publishing House
  • Release : 01 March 2006
GET THIS BOOKIndustrial Security Management

The study focuses to provide the requisite knowledge and skills to top level managers and security professionals by familiarizing with the latest advances in science of security management. There are nine divisions and each deals with different subject as Basic concept, Planning process, Organizing security operations, Staffing security operations, Directing security operations, Controlling and coordination etc. All security personnel, security managers, teachers will find this study on security worth practice.



Physical Security for IT

Physical Security for IT
  • Author : Michael Erbschloe
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 04 December 2004
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The physical security of IT, network, and telecommunications assets is equally as important as cyber security. We justifiably fear the hacker, the virus writer and the cyber terrorist. But the disgruntled employee, the thief, the vandal, the corporate foe, and yes, the terrorist can easily cripple an organization by doing physical damage to IT assets. In many cases such damage can be far more difficult to recover from than a hack attack or malicious code incident. It does little good


The Integrated Physical Security Handbook II Second Edition

The Integrated Physical Security Handbook II Second Edition
  • Author : Don Philpott,Government Training Inc,Shuki Einstein
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 01 January 2011
GET THIS BOOKThe Integrated Physical Security Handbook II Second Edition

The Integrated Physical Security Handbook IISecond Edition(5-Step Process to Assess and Secure Critical Infrastructure From All Hazards Threats)By Shuki Einstein and Don PhilpottPublished by Government Training Inc. The Integrated Physical Security Handbook has become the recognized manual for commercial and government building and facility security managers responsible for developing security plans based on estimated risks and threats -- natural or terrorist. This new and much expanded edition provides even more tools to effectively manage change and incorporates latest


Protecting Industrial Control Systems from Electronic Threats

Protecting Industrial Control Systems from Electronic Threats
  • Author : Joseph Weiss
  • Publisher : Momentum Press
  • Release : 25 February 2021
GET THIS BOOKProtecting Industrial Control Systems from Electronic Threats

Aimed at both the novice and expert in IT security and industrial control systems (ICS), this book will help readers gain a better understanding of protecting ICSs from electronic threats. Cyber security is getting much more attention and SCADA security (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) is a particularly important part of this field, as are Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), Remote Terminal Units (RTUs), Intelligent Electronic Devices (IEDs)-and all the other, field controllers, sensors, and drives,