By Maria G. Burns

"Professor Burns has captured the essence of transportation safeguard, certainly one of modern day such a lot urgent issues. because the expense of globalization and global alternate raises, protection and provide chain resilience are on the center of one’s worldwide transportation community. this can be a well timed and good written contribution to the industry."
—John A. Moseley, Senior Director of alternate improvement, Port of Houston Authority

"…a transparent and concise publication detailing the problems of defense in today’s post-9/11 period. a useful learn for these operating in the delivery and defense industries."
—Steven Neuendorff, Head of Americas, HANSA HEAVY elevate 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 defense. Its themes contain dangerous fabric dealing with, securing transportation networks, logistics necessities, offer chain defense, possibility review, the regulatory framework, strategic making plans, and innovation via technology.

This booklet isn't really a prescriptive how-to guide. It starts off with a dialogue of the diversities among security and safety earlier than advancing via a developmental studying curve encompassing a variety of topics. It discusses worldwide threats comparable to terrorism and piracy in addition to present regulatory mandates and technological purposes, together with the most recent probability to logistics defense, cyber-attack.

The booklet additionally examines some great benefits of synergy among the private and non-private sectors, utilizing a couple of case reports and interviews to demonstrate expanding collaboration and merits. It assists a vast diversity of transportation pros, 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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