BROADFIELD SECURITY SERVICES MARITIME SECURITY RISK MANAGEMENT
BSS INTEGRITY MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS
A systematic and coordinated approach is needed through which security risks to company personnel, sites, vessels, operations, material, assets and non-material values are managed. Security threats form an increasing and unwanted part of daily marine projects and transport management. A systematic and coordinated approach is needed through which security risks to company personnel, sites, vessels, operations, material, assets and nonmaterial values are managed. Effective requires:
Pro-active mitigation of security risk exposures as an integral part of project risk and corporate risk management
Experienced and hands-on support during commercial phases and project execution phases
A system that is aimed at assessing and dealing with security risks, mitigating their consequences and responding to security incidents and emergencies
BSS provides a unique combination of hands-on security risk management support. We are your partner in pro-active and effective maritime security management.
BSS Security Management System for the maritime industry BSS has developed its unique Security Management System (SMS) specifically for the maritime industry. The system is aimed at assessing and dealing with security risks, mitigating their consequences and responding effectively to security incidents and emergencies.
tackling disruption in whatever form
maintaining control over business reputation issues
avoiding litigation and claims
ensuring swift and effective avoidance of potentially negative consequences
The SMS provides an indispensable contribution that is essential to the continuity of our clientsâ€™ operations â€“ and meets the high expectations of their stakeholders.
restoring business as usual
avoiding litigation and claims
recovering from consequences
restoring business as usual
The SMS outlines the strategic and operational security aspects that play an important role in the effective management of security risks posed by hostile intentions and malicious or criminal acts. In particular it provides guidance in the areas of: -
Policies and standards
Leadership and responsibility
Information and communication
Integrity assessment processes
Integrity principles and baseline standards
Preparation for and management of integrity incidents
Assessments, reviews and audits
Security management is not a standalone process but is closely linked in with all other business processes, and in particular safety. Through our SMS programme we are able to competently and effectively deal with multistakeholder issues such as maritime piracy. Companies that operate internationally can periodically be faced with security emergencies that require structured, systematic and co-ordinated responses. The SMS response process is aimed at:
BSS firmly believes that such response process must be embedded in the Security Management System in order to be truly effective.
BSS Maritime Services BSS Maritime Services can support you in: -
Developing project and security risk management frameworks;
Managing security risks at business and corporate enterprise levels;
and in: Situational awareness reports Accurate situational and regional reporting that is maritime focused;
Maritime hijacking insurance support Expediting insurance requirements and arranging acceptable insurance premiums using risk management outcomes; Advanced technical counter-piracy solutions Selecting advanced (non)lethal pro-active and re-active counter-piracy and counterterrorism measures; Team and on-board training and drills In-the-office and on-the-bridge counterpiracy and counter-terrorism instructions and drills; On-board security services On-board in transit and on project security services and personnel; Crisis response and extortion negotiations Hijacking and kidnapping response, media communication and negotiations support; Post-traumatic stress screening and treatment Screening and intake of, and treatment plans for, crew members and staff; Project risk management follow-up Periodic or regular follow-up of risk control measures and forecasting on security levels.
For Public and Corporate Security Risk Management. Broadfield Security Services (BSS) was established in 2008 as an autonomous and independent Dutch consultancy company with an international dimension able to provide expertise in integral security issues. BSS is passionate about helping customers find the right balance between entrepreneurship, investment, profits, risks, safety and security, so as to enable them to grow and sustain a high quality business, one with a sense of responsibility for the environment in which it exists. With our unrivalled knowledge, we understand the business objectives and interests of all stakeholders. It is our view that Public & Corporate Security Risk Management should fully contribute to: â€“
Creating a safe living and business climate
Minimising economic losses and business disruption
Preserving integrity and reputation of organisations
BSS services portfolio: BSS Security Services; security risk management, crisis management, response, business continuity, change management and security technology & innovation BSS Integrity Investigations; preventive investigation, reactive investigation, compliance investigation and monitoring and fact-finding BSS Security Risk Management Academy; Security Risk Management Introduction Programme, SRM Leadership Introduction, Security Risk Assessment, Security Organisational Infrastructure, Security & Vital National Infrastructure, Change Management, Innovation and Security, Integrity Management, Security Quality Assurance, Emergency & Crisis Management and Business Continuity Planning. Security risk management should not be seen as being preventative: something that blocks or interferes with the development of organisational ambitions. Instead, it should be considered as an essential means by which business continuity is assured. It is through our understanding of this philosophy that the role of BSS is as a business enabler. To facilitate this within organisations we have developed an integrated and innovative approach to integrity issues, one that bridges the gap between a) integrity policy and implementation, and b) analysis, prevention and operational response. Experienced BSS researchers and specialists in safety and security can be of great organisational value with their unique combination of different services in the fields of crisis management, response, business continuity, change management, and security and technology innovation.
BSS helps you to safeguard the quality and continuity of your business interests.
As well as its own team, the founders of BSS have access to a large international network of security professionals with extensive experience in vital infrastructure, listed companies, defence and homeland security. Within the Netherlands, the BSS Association is the source of many different specialists, researchers and consultants. This is one of our strengths: our ability to rapidly create, flexible and capable teams for our clients.
Published on May 16, 2011
Security threats form an increasing and unwanted part of daily marine projects and transport management. A systematic and coordinated approa...