By Maria G. Burns
"Professor Burns has captured the essence of transportation defense, certainly one of latest so much urgent issues. because the expense of globalization and international alternate raises, safeguard and provide chain resilience are on the middle of one’s international transportation community. this can be a well timed and good written contribution to the industry."
—John A. Moseley, Senior Director of exchange improvement, Port of Houston Authority
"…a transparent and concise ebook detailing the problems of safeguard in today’s post-9/11 period. a useful learn for these operating in the shipping and protection industries."
—Steven Neuendorff, Head of Americas, HANSA HEAVY raise Americas, Inc.
Examining sea, land, and air transportation structures and linkages, Logistics and Transportation safeguard: A Strategic, Tactical, and Operational advisor to Resilience presents thorough insurance of transportation safety. Its issues comprise detrimental fabric dealing with, securing transportation networks, logistics necessities, provide chain defense, threat evaluation, the regulatory framework, strategic making plans, and innovation via technology.
This e-book isn't really a prescriptive how-to handbook. It starts off with a dialogue of the diversities among security and safety ahead of advancing via a developmental studying curve encompassing quite a lot of topics. It discusses international threats equivalent to terrorism and piracy in addition to present regulatory mandates and technological purposes, together with the most recent possibility to logistics safeguard, cyber-attack.
The ebook additionally examines some great benefits of synergy among the private and non-private sectors, utilizing a couple of case stories and interviews to demonstrate expanding collaboration and advantages. It assists a large diversity of transportation execs, safeguard execs, logistics clothes, and coverage makers with assessing the advantages of proactive safety features and with verifying security-associated dangers and consequences.
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