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Ready via the development ranking safety Committee (BRSC) of the Architectural Engineering Institute of ASCE. This guide of perform offers a construction defense ranking approach (BSRS) that may be used to enhance the protection of structures and occupants subjected to violent assault. The BSRS bargains a entire option to account for threats and risks, outcomes and affects, and vulnerability and mitigation as relating to construction protection. In doing so, it offers a quantifiable degree of establishing safety prestige. Multidisciplinary in scope, the BSRS makes use of a rigorous risk-based procedure that first identifies actual and operational standards that increase development safeguard after which evaluates the level to which a construction meets those standards. The BSRS has 3 components: development category, safeguard countermeasures, and a score method. MOP 128 provides the risk-based instruments for classifying a development by way of its risks and effects, in addition to choosing vulnerabilities to be addressed with protection countermeasures. The score process designates a structures safety point in 5 different types: rated, bronze, silver, gold, and platinum. Appendixes current large statement at the elements for development class and safeguard countermeasures for every point of the ranking method. Ten years in improvement, the BSRS is now publicly to be had for the 1st time. Architects, designers, structural engineers, planners, development vendors, safety pros, and executive officers will depend upon MOP 128 because the crucial reference for imposing more advantageous, affordable development protection

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A. A. A. A. A. A. indd 17 1 2 3 3 1 4 5 6 7 8 9 1 R R R 3 3 2 3 3 3 1 1 Site 2 2 Architectural 3 3 Structural 2 1 R 4 Building envelope R 3 3 5 Utilities 2 1 1 3 6 Mechanical 3 3 3 1 7 Plumbing and gas 1 1 8 Electrical 9 Fire 3 10 Communications and IT 1 11 Equipment operations and maintenance 1 1 12 Security systems 3 2 13 Security master plan 1 1 10 11 12 13 14 2 2 2 1 1 2 11/24/2014 5:11:13 PM 18 countermeasure evaluation Table 3-11 Values of Ni for Different Disciplines and Levels Discipline Level 5 Level 4 Level 3 Level 2 Level 1 (Rated) Total # of Countermeasures per Discipline 1 Site 3 9 2 11 7 32 2 Architectural 1 13 8 14 6 42 3 Structural 9 19 6 6 3 43 4 Building envelope 3 8 2 5 3 21 5 Utilities 4 11 6 2 2 25 6 Mechanical 14 7 3 4 3 31 7 Plumbing and gas 2 3 2 0 0 7 8 Electrical 0 0 4 1 0 5 9 Fire 1 5 6 0 0 12 10 Communications and IT 1 4 1 1 0 7 11 Equipment operations and maintenance 2 3 1 2 1 9 12 Security systems 4 10 18 10 5 47 13 Security master plan 2 5 6 2 1 16 46 97 65 58 31 297 Total number of countermeasures per level Ai = j = Ni ∑wW ij ij (3-1) j =1 Ti = j = Ni ∑W ij (3-2) j =1 The total number of countermeasures for the ith discipline is Ni.

75 What is the local economic significance of the facility and its primary function? For example, major employer, financial institution, or large tax revenue creator would be considered high. S. critical infrastructure such as transportation, utilities, fuel, telecommunications, etc.? An essential operation to the infrastructure system would be considered high. 75 What type of facility is being assessed? Please choose the option that best applies. These facility types provide a baseline risk level for the classification point system.

Indd 35 11/24/2014 5:10:12 PM 36 appendix b Discipline Count Countermeasure 10—Communications and IT 10 1 Mass communications system is used to make emergency announcements to building occupants. 11—Equipment operations and maintenance 11 1 Up-to-date composite drawings indicate location and capacities of major systems (electrical, mechanical, and fire protection). 11 2 Updated operations and maintenance (O&M) manuals exist. 12—Security systems 12 1 Parking facility and other remote areas have emergency intercom/duress buttons or assistance stations on structure columns, fences, other posts, and/or freestanding pedestals.

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