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Main Title Workplace security essentials : a guide for helping organizations create safe work environments /
Author Smith, Eric N.
Publisher Butterworth-Heinemann/Elsevier,
Year Published 2014
OCLC Number 880894871
ISBN 9780124165571; 0124165575
Subjects Business enterprises--Security measures ; Industrial safety ; Risk management ; Fraud--Prevention ; Work environment ; Workplace ; Workplace Violence ; Safety Management ; Fraud--prevention & control ; Occupational Health ; occupational safety
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  HD61.5.S65 2014 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/21/2022
Collation xi, 212 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
The fighting stance: security awareness -- Developing a security focus: identifying critical assets -- Building skills with basics: learning to identify threats -- Playing with blocks: vulnerabilities and protecting what's important -- Practice makes perfect: karate forms and organizational memory -- Punching: when they are close enough to kiss: internal threats -- Getting your kicks: responding to external threats -- When things get down and dirty: workplace violence -- Freestyle sparring: learning to fight back: emergency operations planning -- Down, but not out: disaster drills and recovery -- The dos and don'ts of self-defence: understanding your premise liability -- Weapons of organizational self-defence: security protection systems -- Personnel safety is personal safety -- The wrap: good security is good business. A practical how-to guide for improving workplace safety and security without spending significant resources.