Special Considerations When Hiring Guards For Your Hospital

Hiring guards for your hospital isn’t quite as simple as hiring them for a retail business. However, it is a necessity. While there is debate as to whether they should be armed or not, hospital violence is on the rise, which makes security important. Before hiring just anyone, it’s vital to understand the special considerations… Read More

How Security Guards Help When Terminating Employees

Terminating employees sounds straightforward, but it’s a complex process that shouldn’t be taken lightly. In fact, it’s a situation that could easily turn violent at that moment or in the near future. That’s why many businesses are employing security guards to help. Since you never know what may happen, it’s better to prepare for the… Read More

7 Benefits Of Plain Clothes Security Guards

When it comes to security guards, you have two main options. Uniformed security guards may be the first that comes to mind. The second is plain clothes security guards. While they have the same training, they don’t necessarily look the part. However, they’re just as effective as stopping criminals in their tracks. Before deciding which… Read More

Don’t Wait Until An Active Shooter Incident To Prepare

Active shooter incidents aren’t anything new, but they seem to be more common, especially when you see regular coverage on local and national news. While the odds are low of it actually happening, no business, school, hospital or other organization ever expects it to happen. It’s usually only after the fact that businesses create active… Read More

7 Steps To A Successful Partnership With Your Security Company

For optimal security, you must work to build a successful partnership with your security company. Every business is different, which means security companies have to create custom security plans for each business. Without a good partnership, it’s difficult to create and follow through with a plan that works. However, when both parties work together, you… Read More

6 Benefits Of Contracting Security Over Hiring Your Own

When it comes time to hire security guards for your business, you have a tough choice to make. Do you hire your own or is contracting security from a third-party better? While you might love the idea of keeping everything in-house, there are benefits to working with a security firm. Before you hire anyone, take… Read More

9 Best Cyber Security Practices

Security isn’t always about the physical. Your business’s data is also at risk. Every business needs plans to address cyber security threats. From stealing the identities of employees and customers to leaking proprietary data, cyber crime is on the rise. Over 50% of businesses dealt with a compromising attack in 2017. Use these nine cyber… Read More

How Wage Specification Can Improve Your Security Contract

There are two main things to think about when seeking a security contract – how a security company meets your needs and cost. A common misconception is you should let the security company give your business a quote. However, they aren’t intimately familiar with your requirements. For a better security contract, already have a wage… Read More

Building Relationships With Your Security Guards

Building relationships with your security guards should be a top priority. After all, you’ll be working alongside them daily. While security guards are trained to be professional whether there is a relationship or not, it’s less awkward for everyone involved if people feel comfortable interacting with the guards. It’s actually easy to build a professional… Read More

7 Ways Security Guards Help Beyond Just Security

When you think of security guards, you may think the only benefit is better security. While that’s a good reason to hire security guards, there are other benefits. A security guard goes beyond just helping with security. They’re incredibly useful in other areas of your business. You might just find that your security guards are… Read More