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QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Security–How Much Is Enough?

Written by Heidi Schwartz. Posted in Ask The Expert, FacilityBlog, Featured Post, Question Of The Week, Security, Topics

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Published on June 10, 2013 with 1 Comment

Posted by Heidi Schwartz

This Question of the Week comes from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International Group on LinkedIn. 

What aspect of on site security is most important? Physical presence? Rounds? Timeliness? After hours? Visitor check-in?

Terry Starkey
Director of Operations
Houston, Texas Area

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About Heidi Schwartz

Heidi Schwartz

Schwartz joined Group C Media in April 1989 as managing editor of Today's Facility Manager (TFM) magazine (formerly Business Interiors) where she was subsequently promoted to editor/co-publisher of the monthly trade magazine for facility management professionals. In September 2012, she took over the newly created position of internet director for TFM's parent company, Group C Media, where she is charged with developing content and creating online strategies for TFM and its sister publication, Business Facilities. Schwartz can be reached at

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  1. Rounds/Physical Presence is the greatest deterrent. Then it can be enhanced with visible video surveillance and access management.

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