The Practitioner's Definitive Guide : Safety & Security The Practitioner's Definitive Guide : Safety & Security

Written by Captain Andre Khir - 2nd edition

This book provides extensive insights into the subject of safety and security, and is a good quick read for anyone trying to come to grips with one of the greatest challenges of our times. The Practitioner's Definitive Guide : Safety & Security leaves no stones unturned on the issue of supply chain security. The tips are very practical and the "must-get-it-rights" are clearly signposted. It includes a discussion on the nature of terrorism, counterterrorism and weapons  of mass destruction.

The book includes topics such as :

  • International, national and industry security initiatives
  • Personnel security and pre-employment screening
  • Documentation processing and procedural security
  • Cargo and conveyance security
  • Incident management
  • Managing investigations
  • Emergency management
  • Security education and training

About The Writer

Captain Andre Khir is the Managing Director of STET Maritime Pte Ltd. He has been instrumental in leading the company towards becoming a leading Recognized Security Organization to act on behalf of the Panama Maritime Authority for the approval of ship security plans. STET Maritime also conducts security verification audits on compliance with the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) International Ship & Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code for Panama flag vessels

He has been involved in the development of supply chain security management system for shipping companies, including security profiling for compliance with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT)

He was the project director and consultant for the development of the National Supply Chain Security Programme that has been renamed as Secure Trade Partnership (STP) programme and now headed by the Singapore Customs. He is also involved with the International Standard Organisation (ISO) Technical Committee (TC/8) in ISO 28000 on Supply Chain Security Management System

Capt. Andre is a Master Mariner, a certified Maritime Lead Auditor and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Alabama USA

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