What to Consider when Bolstering Your Building’s Physical Security

Physical Security for Buildings With the increase in terrorism and violent crime, the need for security is increasing and the protection of visitors, personnel, and physical assets is crucial.  With this heightened focus on physical security, a layered approach is appropriate, starting with the perimeter. When looking over the perimeter of your building, the answers […]

How to Mitigate Threats to Substation Security

PERIMETER SECURITY FOR SUB-STATIONS Designing a comprehensive and successful physical security strategy requires stepping back and looking at the big picture. Physical security planning and product development has been the focus of BBRSS for many years. Sub-stations now have to implement a multifaceted approach to security. HOW TO MITIGATE THREATS TO YOUR SUBSTATION From the […]

Developing a Perimeter Security Plan: Questions to Ask

 An effective perimeter security plan requires more than simply building a tall fence topped with barbed wire. A well-secured perimeter contains numerous layers of defenses. An ever-increasing number of organizations are realizing the inherent value of stopping criminals before they can hurt customers or employees or inflict property damage.  Does your building have comprehensive perimeter […]

Physical Security Checklist

One of our goals at BBRSS is to make sure our customers are prepared for every possible physical perimeter security situation.  Every situation from a car bomb and runaway truck to traffic control and pedestrian protection. As part of that, we have put together a short checklist for you to look over and make sure […]

Counter Terrorism and Your Commercial Building

Counter Terrorism and Your Commercial Building From the outset, public safety has been an important principle for successful design and management of public and business spaces. 9/11 changed everything.  Anti-terrorism protection is now a priority for most commercial buildings, facilities, and structures. This is an unfortunate truth that must be addressed to ensure the safety […]

Upcoming Building Assessment? Consider These Physical Security Measures

Every commercial and government building, facility, or structure should regularly undergo a complete physical security assessment.  This assessment should evaluate the complete physical security plan and all pieces involved, from the fence perimeter to crash gates and entry points. Safety is a fundamental premise of successful security planning involving design, installation, implementation, and operation.  Start […]

Best Practices for Your Building’s Physical Security

Best Practices for Your Building’s Physical Security As recently as 2015, the Department of Homeland Security published a guide, Best Practices for Planning and Managing Physical Security Resources.  Ever since the terrorist attacks on 9/11, the security of the perimeter of buildings, facilities, and structures has increased at an enormous rate.  Companies have followed suit […]