The Prevention Podcast, Season 2, Episode 14:
Changes Needed to the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS)
Published on April 23, 2019
by Dan Verton, Content Leader & Strategist
Congress is now mulling what, if any, changes it should make to the CFATS program to ensure that these facilities and the dangerous chemicals they store and process remain safe. One of the biggest concerns is getting frontline chemical employees more engaged in day-to-day security planning and risk management in an industry that is known for retaliating against whistleblowers and others who report safety risks.
On this episode of The Prevention Podcast, we talk to Chemical Facility Security News Editor Patrick Coyle about CFATS and the role of employee-sourced risk intelligence for the chemical sector.
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About Dan: Dan Verton is the Content Leader & Strategist at LiveSafe. He is also an award-winning journalist, former military intelligence officer, and author of Left of Boom: The Citizen's Guide to Detecting and Preventing Terrorist Attacks.