Safety and Security

AFPM Public Service Announcement: Don’t Drink and Drone

Friends don’t let friends drink and drone—but that’s just what happened to an inebriated off-duty employee from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency in the early morning hours on January 26. And, it just so happened that his borrowed 2-foot by 2-foot...

/ February 2, 2015

‘Tis the Season for CFATS!

It has been a long road to get the Protecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2014 (HR 4007) across the finish line, but miracles never cease during the holiday season! As the 113th Congress came to...

/ December 22, 2014

CFATS Expires in One Month – Will Congress Act?

The Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program is set to expire on October 4, 2014. With only four weeks to go until the program sunsets, Congress is operating on a tight deadline.  Since the CFATS program’s establishment in 2007, the...

/ September 3, 2014