Facility Protection Austin – Are You Protected?
Austin is the state capital of Texas and the number of government buildings is substantial with a high level of physical security. This brings us to the pressing question for some: What is facility protection? The first observable security level of facility protection is the perimeter. Perimeter size can be as vast as the land surrounding an airport or small as a single building. Facilities in Austin span the gambit from large to small and levels of required security depending on industry and function. Austin has seen a spike in business growth and relocations resulting in more need for sufficient building facility protection. Facility protection Austin. BBRSS is the leading provider, in Austin, of state-of-the-art physical security products designed for superior facility protection. (800)367-0387
What is Facility Protection?
Facility protection is the overall security plan and operation covering the vulnerable areas: personnel, visitors, suppliers, entry and exit points, and strategic assets. How the protection of these areas is designed, implemented, and maintained is vital to successful facility protection. The first level of protecting your Austin building, airport, or other structure is perimeter taking a level approach following concentric circles outward in. The level of protection your facility requires is determined by the risks associated with your industry.
The outer most perimeter is the first line of defense and should consist of protection through a combination of physical features, surveillance, and most importantly physical security products. As each level is address, moving inwards, the physical security products needed changes and is determined by the function desired.
Austin Facility Protection Plans dictate which physical security products are used in each vulnerable area. When determining products and placements, the decision should always go back to the three fundamental concepts of physical security. The three fundamental concepts of physical security include assessing the security risks to your business; zones of protection; and the components of a security system: barriers, technology, procedures, and people. Contact BBRSS today and let us work together to determine each piece necessary to make sure your facility protection is the best it can be for your Austin Facility. (800)367-0387