By Daniel J. Benny Ph.D

In a time while threats opposed to the maritime group have by no means been larger, Maritime safety: defense of Marinas, Ports, Small Watercraft, Yachts, and Ships provides a unmarried, accomplished resource of useful details for figuring out and combating or decreasing threats to the maritime community.

The ebook defines what contains the maritime neighborhood, together with marinas, ports, small watercraft, yachts, and ships. It makes a speciality of the safety of those instead of the safety of shipment within the maritime provide chain, when you consider that with the safety of the infrastructural components it follows that the shipment is secured.

In making a choice on and discussing threats to safety, the booklet contains typical threats akin to storms in addition to conventional felony threats and piracy, with in particular distinctive examinations of terrorism and cybersecurity. It additionally introduces the united states Coast protect America’s Waterway Watch application, describing the parts of this system, its implementation during the maritime neighborhood, and its successes.

By facing the protection of all components in the maritime group, Maritime Security is very useful to all contributors of the neighborhood, from the neighborhood boater to pros charged with the safety of significant ports and seagoing vessels. It delivers the abilities to appreciate, establish, study, and handle common and man-made threats to localized or huge sections within the maritime community.

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