Security and Public Safety Solutions

Mitigating Risks, Maximizing Security and Safety

Threats and hazards to personnel, property, or the public because of natural events, accidents, or intentional harm are dynamic, ever-present, and evolving.

Our security and public safety experts provide risk management and technical and executive leadership to help you develop the security and safety programs needed. We can help you reduce disaster risks to the vital assets, systems, and networks imperative to your organization’s economic security and the health and safety of customers and employees. We partner with businesses, communities, and governmental agencies at every level to help make critical infrastructure more resilient to both physical and cyber threats.

Through security and safety analysis, planning, design, certification, and oversight solutions, we protect the people and assets important to our clients and the nation.

Our Experience

Our security and safety leaders work across North America to provide peace of mind to:

  • Local agencies.
  • State agencies.
  • Federal agencies.
  • Private market clients.

Some examples of our experience include:

  • Leading federal dam security regulation training in California.
  • Accomplishing resilience and risk assessment for utilities and facilities across the U.S..
  • Designing physical security improvements for Amtrak facilities.

With over 300 years of combined experience, our team applies a diversity of knowledge and a wealth of lessons learned to consulting services relating to:

  • Hazard analysis.
  • Threat analysis.
  • Risk analysis.
  • Vulnerability analysis.
  • Security and safety-related analysis, design, and certification.
  • Operational planning for emergency response or disaster recovery.

The Gannett Fleming team can assist you in identifying vulnerabilities, hazards, and threats, thus more thoroughly understanding your operation’s risk environment. With this knowledge, you can be better prepared to make critical decisions about deploying resources to reduce your overall organizational risk posture. Our team will partner with you to provide services related to:

  • Threat, vulnerability, hazard, and risk for physical, cyber, and operational assets.
  • Development and deployment of risk reduction strategies.
  • Compliance assistance, including program, plan, certification, and document creation for the:
    • Federal Transit Administration (FTA).
    • Federal Railroad Administration (FRA).
    • Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
    • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
    • Energy agency requirements.
  • Design and development of physical protection systems and electronic security systems, including:
    • Surveillance cameras.
    • Entry and access control infrastructure.
    • Supporting systems and operations.
  • Development, maintenance, and exercise of security plans, programs, policies, and procedures.
  • Integration of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) strategies.
  • Development, plan, and exercise of emergency response and continuity of operations plans.

Security & Public Safety Sectors Include:

Security & Public Safety Services Include:

  • Antiterrorism and force protection.
  • Asset management.
  • Blast analysis.
  • Continuity of operations plans.
  • Crisis communications.
  • Cybersecurity compliance.
  • Design of physical protection systems.
  • Emergency action plans.
  • Emergency response plans.
  • Emergency management.
  • Emergency preparedness and exercises.
  • All-hazards risk assessment and mitigation.
  • Integration of crime prevention through environmental design (CPTED).
  • Operational resilience.
  • Physical hardening planning and design.
  • Plans, programs, policies, and procedures development.
  • Regulatory safety compliance:
    • Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).
    • North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC).
    • Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP).
    • America’s Water Infrastructure Act (AWIA).
    • Federal Transit Administration (FTA).
    • Department of Defense (DoD).
  • Reliability, Availability, Maintainability, Safety (RAMS).
  • Resilience, response, and recovery initiatives.
  • Risk, threat, and vulnerability assessments.
  • Safety certification.
  • Security officer oversight.
  • Security training curriculum development and delivery.
  • State of good repair condition assessments.