Tag: risk assessment

Physical Security Risk Assessment: 9 ways to secure your workplace

As a physical security professional, you must know how what it takes to secure your workplace, for the safety of your coworkers, as well as for the security of the facility, this is accomplished with a proper physical security risk assessment. These days, companies need to address and prepare for security threats which are more…


Risk Assessment Guidelines

Purpose of Risk Assessment Guidelines Most Corporate Risk and Security requires all locations to implement the baseline physical security controls described in the physical security standards. These controls are considered the minimum standards for the majority of locations. However, as a result of political, environmental or other local issues additional controls may be necessary. An…


Basics of a Security Risk Assessment

A proper security risk assessment is necessary to truly understand what security risks your company faces. As a physical security professional you must understand how to conduct a proper security risk assessment. Check out the Risk Assessment Guidelines to understand in-depth what a full security risk assessment entails. The following tips will guide you in…


Understanding of Real Risks

To anyone who has an understanding of real risks, some of the most unnerving stories about security involve facilities where nothing bad has happened — at least not yet. These are facilities where vulnerabilities exist but haven’t been discovered or addressed yet. Case in point: the headquarters of a large health care company. A security…


Questions to Ask Yourself BEFORE Security Risk Assessment

Before you hire me as a consultant for a security risk assessment, I advise you to review your business by asking yourself the following questions. Conducting this self assessment before paying for a security risk assessment, will save you money. Are physical controls documented? Are secure areas controlled? Are review and maintenance of access controls…