The physical and environmental policy outlines how companies are to properly handle situations such as fire, flood, or a natural disaster. This policy informs companies of proper authorization, the use of equipment, and the physical security controls offices will have to develop and depend on when damages arise within the organization.
Risks Addressed by Policy:
- Risk of natural disaster can damage a company’s assets; if there is no plan in place, they can be permanently destroyed.
- Without this policy, theft and unauthorized access to resources or assets of the company can be misused.