Facility Protection for Population Centers

Facility Protection for Population Centers

A population center as an area where people traffic and congregate – areas where life and daily activities occur.  A vehicular accident can be catastrophic if adequate physical security protections are not in place.  The obligation of the owner/operators of the population centers should have a facility protection plan and supporting physical security products in place to diminish threats.  The importance of Facility Protection for Population Centers can not be understated.  Is your population center protected?  Call BBRSS, and let us help you make sure. (800) 367-0387.

A spike in violent events has created the need for adequate facility protection to be a top priority.  The threats have necessitated population centers and other entities to reassess the physical protection of their property.  The reassessment of the facility protection and physical security plan examines every component, from computer systems to the physical environment, and must be conducted regularly.  Identifying vulnerable areas, especially entry and exit points, and traffic control, are vital.  The main objective of physical security, designed by ARMR, a division of BBRSS, is to protect the assets, facility, employees, and customers of all types of population centers.  Call to learn more (800) 367-0387.

Population Center Physical Security Measures

As mentioned, there are many areas to consider, and they include securing perimeter entrances and installing devices to warn when secondary entry points are compromised.  These points can increase your ability to protect your environment against threats.  What do physical security measures entail as part of the comprehensive Facility Protection for a population center?  The layout limits the type of available products, but strategic planning and placement is essential.  Access to entrances and exits are open for commerce and traffic; however, they are vulnerable to vehicle-ramming events.  The mitigation of this threat is accomplished by the installation of secure, visible bollards.  Bollards are rated for high impact and can serve as pedestrian traffic control.  Additionally, drop arm barriers, portable barriers, and wedge barriers are designed to secure the perimeter where extra control is needed.

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How is the Physical Protection Plan of Your Population Center?

Reviewing your population center physical security plan is just one of the many services offered by BBRSS.  We will thoroughly examine your physical security plan and provide credible suggestions designed to increase your security where necessary and ensure you are using correct safety products for every situation.  Do you have the correct bollards installed for traffic control or high-speed vehicle collisions? Are crash gates rated correctly for the situations they may encounter? Are your physical security products operating correctly? Do they activate during lockdown testing and scenario-based testing?

BBRSS understands the situations fundamental to each population center is dependent upon location and demographics.  Our team of experts can assess your needs and provide state-of-the-art solutions. The physical security of a population center must be vigilant, complete, and efficient while offering protection for customers and employees. Call Today for a Physical Security Assessment (800) 367-0387.


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