Securing Global Transportation Networks: A Total Security Management Approach / Edition 1 by Luke Ritter, J. Barrett, Rosalyn Wilson | | 9780071477512 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Securing Global Transportation Networks: A Total Security Management Approach / Edition 1

Securing Global Transportation Networks: A Total Security Management Approach / Edition 1

5.0 1
by Luke Ritter, J. Barrett, Rosalyn Wilson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071477519

ISBN-13: 9780071477512

Pub. Date: 10/02/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Viable, value-creating solutions for securing global transportation networks

Securing Global Transportation Networks demonstrates how improved security processes can create value across all the business functions throughout an entire value chain. Readers will learn a whole new security management philosophy, as explained through domestic and

Overview

Viable, value-creating solutions for securing global transportation networks

Securing Global Transportation Networks demonstrates how improved security processes can create value across all the business functions throughout an entire value chain. Readers will learn a whole new security management philosophy, as explained through domestic and international examples and case studies ranging from major retailers such as Home Depot to shipping giants such as Maersk and FedEx. This book also looks ahead to future developments and "best practices" for the future. If you're charged with making or evaluating transportation security decisions, you'll find the tools you need to succeed -- and prosper -- with the Total Security Management approach.

  • Explains globalization's impact on transportation networks
  • Creates a framework for realizing a return on security investments by integrating it as a core business process
  • Details how transportation firms, investors, and insurance companies can measure and reward smart security practices that protect a firm's fixed assets, assets in transit, brand equity and goodwill, and human capital

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071477512
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
10/02/2006
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
1,039,393
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

Chapter 1: Global Trade and Total Security Management

Chapter 2: The Total Security Management Framework

Chapter 3: Creating Value: The Case for TSM

Chapter 4: The Risk Management Approach to TSM

Chapter 5: Securing Fixed Assets

Chapter 6: Securing Assets in Transit

Chapter 7: Securing Brand Equity and Goodwill

Chapter 8: Securing Human Capital

Chapter 9: TSM and Business Continuity Planning

Chapter 10: The End of the beginning

Appendix A: Risk and Vulnerability Assessment Report Template

Appendix B: Sample Value Chain Security Procedures for Chemical Firms

Appendix C: Seven Signs of Possible Terrorist Activity

Appendix D: Sample Procedures for Handling Suspicious Packages

Appendix E: Total Security Management Glossary

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >