Effective security is more than just good equipment. In fact, thousands of dollars in electronic access control can be wasted if they are not used properly. In many cases, proper operational controls fail to be implemented and enforced.
In IPVM's Access Control courses, students share real world situations where access control does not work. Over the span of multiple courses, key trends emerged.
5 common problems include:
- Using Only One Credential or One Access Schedule
- Door Props Are Rampant
- Tailgating Is Not Addressed
- Uncontrolled Doors Are Used
- Lousy Visitor Management
Inside, we examine each one and explain how to solve them.