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Introduction to Transportation Security.

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Author/Creator:
Edwards, Frances L.
Publication:
Bosa Roca : Taylor & Francis Group, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (374 pages)
Subjects:
Terrorism -- Prevention -- United States.
Transportation -- Security measures -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
SAFETY, SECURITY, AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENTSecurity Theory and Practice Safety, Security, and Emergency Management Deter, Detect, Deny, Mitigate Risk Assessment Federal Grants for Transportation Security Critical Infrastructure/Key ResourcesEmergency Management Theory and Practice Emergency Management, Safety, and Security Theoretical Bases for Emergency Management: Terms The Four Phases of Emergency Management Systems for Emergency Management: ICS, SEMS, NIMS Emergency Operations Plan Emergency Operations Center Training and ExercisesFederal Agencies and Structures: Surface Transportation SecurityDisasters and the Surface Transportation System Department of Homeland Security: Organization for Transportation Security Department of Transportation and Transportation Security Department of Energy Transportation Research Board Layers of Security Learning Objectives Security Elements Security Strategies Strategies MULTI-MODAL SURFACE TRANSPORTATION SECURITY: THREATS AND STRATEGIESRoad Transportation-Cars and Trucks Components of the Road System Maintenance of the Highway System Interconnectedness of Roads Risks to Road Transportation Security Strategies for Roads Security Strategies for Tunnels Security Strategies for Bridges Security Strategies for Cars and Trucks Security Strategies for Trucks With Hazardous Cargo Road-Based Busses, Livery, Paratransit, Ambulances, and Delivery Vehicles Components of Road-Based Transit and Delivery Systems Threats to Busses, Livery, Ambulances, Paratransit, and Delivery Systems Types of Attacks Against Street-Level Mass Transit Vehicles Security Strategies for Busses, Livery, Paratransit, Ambulances, and Delivery Vehicles Mass Transit on Fixed Rails and Guideways Components of Rail and Guideway-Based Mass Transportation Systems Threats to Rail-Based Transit Systems Types of Attacks Against Rail-Based Mass Transit
Vehicles and Systems Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail Components of the Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail System Threats to the Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail System Types of Attacks Against Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail Security Strategies for Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail Maritime TransportationComponents of the Maritime Transportation System Threats to the Maritime Commerce System Crime, Accidents, and Attacks on Maritime VesselsSecurity Strategies for Maritime Transportation Air Cargo Operations Security Components of the Air Cargo Transportation SystemThreats to the Air Cargo Commerce SystemSecurity Strategies for Air Cargo Transportation PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHERTransportation Security, Supply Chain, and Critical Infrastructure 9/11: A Failure of Imagination Katrina and New Orleans: A Failure of Initiative Transportation and Critical InfrastructureInformation Coordination Across Sectors Continuity of Operations/Business Continuity New Standards for Private Sector Preparedness GLOSSARY ACRONYMS INDEX.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
Foreword
Introduction to Transportation Security
Preface
About the Authors
Section I Safety, Security, and Emergency Management
1 Security Theory and Practice
Learning Objectives
I ntroduction
Safety, Security, and Emergency Management
Deter, Detect, Deny, Mitigate
Risk Assessment
Federal Grants for Transporattion Security
Critical Infrastructure/Key Resources
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
References
2 Emergency Management Theory and Practice
Learning Objectives
Introduction
Emergency Management, Safety, and Security
Theoretical Bases for Emergency Management: Terms
The Four Phases of Emergency Management
Systems for Emergency Management: ICICS, SEMS, NINIMS
Emergency Operations Plan
Emergency Operations Center
Training and Exercises
Case Study
Summary
Discussion Questions
References
3 Federal Agencies and Structures: Surface Transportation Security
Learning Objectives
Disasters and the Surface Transportation System
Department of Homeland Security: Organization for Transportation Security
Department of Transportation and Transportation Security
Department of Energy
Transportation Research Board
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
Note
References
4 Layers of Security
Learning Objectives
Security Elements
Security Strategies
Strategies
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
References
Section II Multimodal Surface Transportation Security: Threats and Strategies
5 Road Transportation-Cars and Trucks
Learning Objectives
Components of the Road System
Maintenance of the Highway System
Interconnectedness of Roads
Risks to Road Transportation
Security Strategies for Roads
Security Strategies for Tunnels.
Security Strategies for Bridges
Security Strategies for Cars and Trucks
Security Strategies for Trucks With Hazardous Cargo
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
References
6 Road-Based Busses, Livery, Paratransit, Ambulances, and Delivery Vehicles
Learning Objectives
Components of Road-Based Transit and Delivery Systems
Threats to Busses, Livery, Ambulances, Paratransit, and Delivery Systems
Types of Attacks Against Street-Level Mass Transit Vehicles
Security Strategies for Busses, Livery, Paratransit, Ambulances, and Delivery Vehicles
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
References
7 Mass Transit on Fixed Rails and Guideways
Learning Objectives
Components of Rail and Guideway-Based Mass Transportation Systems
Threats to Rail-Based Transit Systems
Types of Attacks Against Rail-Based Mass Transit Vehicles and Systems
Security Strategies for Rail-Based Mass Transit Vehicles and Systems
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
Note
References
8 Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail
Learning Objectives
Components of the Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail System
Threats to the Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail System
Types of Attacks Against Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail
Security Strategies for Freight and Long-Distance Passenger Heavy Rail
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
Notes
References
9 Maritime Transportation
Learning Objectives
Components of the Maritime Transportation System
Threats to the Maritime Commerce System
Crime, Accidents, and Attacks on Maritime Vessels
Security Strategies for Maritime Transportation
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
References
10 Air Cargo Operations Security
Learning Objectives.
Components of the Air Cargo Transportation System
Threats to the Air Cargo Commerce System
Security Strategies for Air Cargo Transportation
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
References
Section III Putting It All Together
11 Transportation Security, Supply Chain, and Critical Infrastructure
Learning Objectives
9/11: A Failure of Imagination
Katrina and New Orleans: A Failure of Initiative
Transportation and Critical Infrastructure
Information Coordination Across Sectors
Continuity of Operations/Business Continuity
New Standards for Private Sector Preparedness
Case Studies
Summary
Discussion Questions
References
Glossary
Acronyms.
Notes:
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Goodrich, Daniel C.
Other format:
Print version: Edwards, Frances L. Introduction to Transportation Security
ISBN:
9781439845790
9781439845769
OCLC:
908077438
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