Chapter 33. Security Management

  1. Jane M. Wiggins

Published Online: 9 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444320466.ch33

Facilities Manager's Desk Reference

Facilities Manager's Desk Reference

How to Cite

Wiggins, J. M. (2010) Security Management, in Facilities Manager's Desk Reference, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444320466.ch33

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 2 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405186612

Online ISBN: 9781444320466

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Keywords:

  • security management;
  • intentional and unwarranted actions or attacks - assets belonging to people and organisations;
  • security crucial to organisation's continued existence and success;
  • in-house security staff - FM checking, staffs on sound and stable employment histories;
  • contract security services;
  • licensing of personnel, security roles - as door supervisors and clampers;
  • service standards;
  • FM, detailed physical surveys - of premises, assessing building ‘personality’;
  • access control system design;
  • windows ‘hole’ or weakness in premises - preventing unauthorised access

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Security strategy

  • Contract security services

  • Licensed security roles

  • Increased importance

  • Contractor selection

  • Service standards

  • Site survey and analysis

  • Assignment instructions

  • Access control

  • Structure of buildings

  • Control concepts

  • Access control system design

  • Manned access control

  • Access log or register

  • Entry to interior or restricted areas

  • Vehicle control

  • Equipment control

  • Asset tagging

  • Door security

  • Door furniture

  • Windows

  • Electronic access control systems

  • Components in electronic systems

  • Advantages and disadvantages of electronic systems

  • Training

  • Special considerations

  • Disability discrimination