PHYSICAL SECRUTITY OPERTIONS RESEARCH PAPER
Faye A. Smith
October 29, 2012
Terence Hunt, MSS, CPP
To understand the importance of physical security is the security of people and technology. The use of physical security consists if a series if actions that are used to protect someone against unwanted or illegal invasion. There are three levels of physical security which are the security practitioner should be concerned with. They are the outer perimeter, inner perimeter, and the interior.
Your actual property line defines the outer perimeter. In controlling the outer you must control who can drive/walk onto your property. You can use barbed wire ...view middle of the document...
The next on the list is a clearly defined exits which are hard to restrict because of the fire codes, you to keep all the around the exit open and visible. The delayed exit hardware is that where an alarm will sound for 15 seconds after a person opens the door. The egress should be mark to let everyone know that an alarm will sound.
With all the security measures that have been added this should discourage all intruders from committing any kind of illegal activity.
The reason for territorial reinforcement is to prevent any type of unauthorized entrance and a clear distinction between public and private property. The difference between the two is that the employees can tell when there are legitimate occupants having a sense of ownership and will notice people who don't belong.
INNER PERIMETER SECURITY
Walls, windows, doors are the inner perimeter of your building. In order to protect the inner part of your building you must consider using locks, keys to keep the intruders out of the building. The electronic access control is a useful tool for you to...