AWWA-20501 Water System Security: A Field Guide


Water utilities of all sizes find this guidebook very helpful as they assess and upgrade the physical and operational security of their systems. Water System Security: A Field Guide describes measures a water utility can take for better security against man-made threats.
It covers:

  • emergency preparedness plans 
  • vulnerability assessments 
  • mitigation measures for critical components 
  • emergency response and recovery 
  • crisis communications

Supplied forms include security checklist, system component list, potential biological and chemical threats, emergency contacts, and more. Forms are provided in print and on an enclosed CD-ROM.

ISBN: 9781583211939

Publisher: American Water Works Association

Publication date: 2002

AWWA catalog no: 20501

Number of pages: 80