Samples of Corporate Security Policies
To save you some time, the following list provides links to some websites that offer downloadable security related policy templates or samples.
Disclaimer: These policy templates are meant to provide general guidelines and should be used only as a reference. They may not take into account all relevant local, state or federal laws and is not a legal document. Organizations need to create their own policies based on industry, regulatory issues, corporate culture, etc. The SEC does not assume any legal liability that may arise from the use of these policies.
Sample Health and Safety Policy
Source: SME Toolkit
CAEPV Sample Policy for Workplace Threats and Violence
Source: Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence
Physical Security Plan Template
(includes a section on listing policies from Basic to Maximum levels)
Source: The Center for Development of Security Excellence
Red Flags Rule Physical Security Policy
Source: Minnesota Society of CPAs
Example Risk Assessment Policy (specific to IT but general principles could be applicable in other areas of security)
Source: The Computer Technology Documentation Project
Disaster and Emergency Management Policy
Source: Network of Alcohol and other Drugs Agencies (Australia)
Workplace Visitor Policy
Identification Badges and Access Control
Source: Association of Staff Physician Recruiters
Sample Policy on Employment Background Screening
Source: Human Resource Executive Online
The Security Executive Council can assist you with the customization or reviews of your policies or guidelines. Contact us for more information.