Checkpoint security from an overall perspective

The security checkpoint is a critical point in the passenger journey.  Therefore, its design, installation and maintenance should be approached from an overall perspective. This paper explains how a complete checkpoint solution and an integrated kerb to gate passenger experience result in high levels of security; a cost effective process; improved on-time performance for airlines; increased passenger satisfaction; and sustainable business growth.

Kevin Riordan
Kevin Riordan heads the checkpoint solutions team for Smiths Detection. The role is part of the overall strategy & marketing function working closely with Sales, Products & Technology and overall business management, interfaces closely with the customer community and key industry stakeholders in order to develop the sector; providing guidance for product strategy and subject matter expertise to all functions of the business. He has previously worked for a number of UK government departments including the Home Office and the Intelligence & Security Secretariat of the Cabinet Office, responsible for research and development programmes and technical policy development.
Kevin Riordan
Kevin Riordan heads the checkpoint solutions team for Smiths Detection. The role is part of the overall strategy & marketing function working closely with Sales, Products & Technology and overall business management, interfaces closely with the customer community and key industry stakeholders in order to develop the sector; providing guidance for product strategy and subject matter expertise to all functions of the business. He has previously worked for a number of UK government departments including the Home Office and the Intelligence & Security Secretariat of the Cabinet Office, responsible for research and development programmes and technical policy development.