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A Policy For Guns In The Workplace

- Companies should implement a comprehensive policy that looks at the issue holistically and addresses not only guns, but violence in the workplace.

Homeland Security

- Preparing for the emotional response to a crisis should be part of emergency planning, and a look back at the 9/11 Commission Report.

Resisting Corporate Corruption: Cases in Practical Ethics from ENRON through the Financial Crisis, 2nd edition

- More than just a historical account of operational, regulatory, and ethical failures, this work attempts to explore the “whys” behind the deleterious decisions and the motivating needs of those involved.

The Intelligence Triangle

- How one national retailer used the intelligence triangle to deliver a comprehensive business plan and technology integration.

Disaster Recovery

- The police, firemen, and other first responders have left, and you are taking stock of the emergency that has befallen you, your organization, or your family. What now?

Industrial Espionage: Developing a Counterespionage Program

- This book is intended to supply guidelines for establishing a program to prevent and thwart threats against proprietary information and assets.

Embrace Uncertainty

- What you don’t know, find out.

Make Your Case

- A business case based on metrics can help the security department effectively present a project to the C-suite and win support for implementing the program.

Security and Loss Prevention: An Introduction, Sixth Edition

- In addition to its foundation of wide-ranging loss prevention subjects, the book now includes more topics related to the quickly moving field of information technology.

Morning Security Brief: Shooting at Georgia FedEx Center, More Deadly Storms in Southeast, AOL Security Flaw, and More

- Six people have been injured in a workplace shooting at a FedEx facility in an Atlanta suburb. The deadly storm system that killed at least 20 people on Monday caused more damage overnight in the Southeastern United States, with more storms on the way. AOL is asking all e-mail users to reset their passwords after a security breach led to a flood of spam. And attacks in the Syrian city of Homs kill at least 37.

Disability

- An employer violated the Americans with Disabilities Act when it terminated an employee for a temporary condition that he alleged made him disabled, according to a new ruling by a federal court. The court ruled that an “impairment” is not excluded from being a “disability simply because it is temporary.”

Emergency Evacuation Planning for Your Workplace

- Burtles provides details on how to deliver effective evacuation solutions for people of varying ages, health conditions, and special needs.

Document Destruction

- A joint study conducted in January by the Ponemon Institute and Cintas shows that one-third of businesses do not have a policy for secure document destruction. Of those organizations that do have a policy, more than half say the guidelines do not cover the secure destruction of hard drives. Read about these and other findings in the full report.
 




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