It has been a few weeks since GSX has wrapped up in Chicago and even if the onsite event is already a few weeks behind us, I am, as are many of my colleagues, still in post-GSX mode.
A good night's sleep is a precious commodity these days. It is even more precious in the security industry, where risk stems from many sources, and how you deal with legislative compliance is just one more risk that can have costly consequences.
UK security expert Phil Ingram chats with Lee Doddridge and Andy Blackwell to investigate why security isn’t a one-size-fits-all phenomenon. Instead, they propose that organizations should adopt a proactive risk management technique and instil a security culture.
Cameras are a great asset for security operations but taking a proactive approach to threat detection requires data and analytics.
Security experts explore what ESRM, why it should be put in use and the ways in which this proactive risk management strategy can come in handy.
When responding to a request for proposals (RFP) for security services, there are a few tricks to make sure you’re bidding on the right contracts, and that you’ll win the ones you do go for. Read our latest blog on RFP response best practices for successful bidding.
Is physical security just a ‘necessary evil’? Philip Ingram, MBE explores how to highlight the power of security to drive business value.
Physical security planning can help shift the perception of security services and position you as a true business partner in your organization. Feed into wider business continuity plans and help break down silos between departments.
Security guard apps using GPS allow back-office staff to track real-time movements, offering an easier and more effective communication channels, leading to more efficient guards and stronger partnerships with your clients.
An effective prevention plan for insider security threats should focus on 3 important aspects: training your employees on unsafe actions, controlling access to sensitive company data and monitoring employees’ behavior.
Preparing your business for security threats begins with conducting an effective risk assessment: you need to be well aware of the possible threats to prevent them.
Modern scheduling tools have made monitoring security guard hours easier. They assist you with shift scheduling and allow you to monitor your team during patrols.