Transportation Security, by Clifford Bragdon covers air, sea, roadway, rail and public transport modes. Writer presents technological solutions for mobility based issues in planning, logistics and coverage to improve safety, fight terrorism and guarantee nationwide preparedness. It consists of work of international experts & world examples related to transportation security.
Insecure transportation techniques are costing our worldwide mobility-primarily based economic system as a lot as 6% of GDP annually. The effectiveness of security measures vary widely. Within the United States, relying on the mode of transportation, it ranges from “medium effectiveness” for airports to “low effectiveness” for maritime, rail, transit, and intermodal activities.
Situational consciousness and interoperability are missing as we attempt to take care of both natural and man-made disasters. Regardless of the transport mode, enhancements are important if governments and companies are to handle security planning, response, and national preparedness. This book examines this drawback in a complete manner and addresses security-based technologies and solutions to reduce risk.
Transportation Security, by Clifford Bragdon provides the reader with a holistic view of our world’s transportation safety processes and operations. It is an excellent contribution, since it provides a complete and visionary method to world preparedness and the complex issues all nations of the world are facing.
Transportation Security (Butterworth-Heinemann Homeland Security)
Butterworth-Heinemann; 1 edition