7-Point Safety Checklist for Security Guards

The Importance of Increasing Community Security
Read more

The pandemic has impacted virtually every industry in the U.S. including the professional security services industry. Since the start of the pandemic, security officers have been on the frontline, providing essential services in difficult circumstances, increasing their occupational risk of COVID-19 exposure due to their frequent interactions with the public as part of their routine…

4 Ways to Justify Your Security Budget in the New Normal

Auto Draft
Read more

Despite the daily reminders of increased security here and around the world, justifying your security budget in the new normal may not be as easy or straightforward as it looks. Typically, security operations have been one of the most common departments scrutinized when the annual budget review comes around.

Private Security, Jonathan Wild, and Gin: A Brief History of the Private Security Industry

Auto Draft
Read more

While the rapid growth of the private security industry is generally thought to be a twentieth-century phenomenon, the emergence of private and public policing might well be traced back to the UK of the 18th century. It’s 1730 and a pint of gin is cheaper than a pint of beer.

The Changing of the Guard

Auto Draft
Read more

In recent months, there has been a sudden shift in the demand for security services—to the point where security personnel are now, most likely, the first person you interact with when you go to supermarkets, drugstores, or hospitals. This is just one example of how frontline security has changed during the first half of 2020.…

TrackTik is SOC2 Type II Security Principle Certified. Why is it Important?

SOC 2 TYPE II Certified
Read more

This past April, TrackTik successfully met the criteria set out by the AICPA (American Institute of CPAs) to comply with SOC2 Type II Security Principles. What’s SOC2? We’re glad you asked because for us, as a security-minded organization, it’s an important step in ensuring our clients’ security.

Female Leaders on the Importance of Mentorship in the Security Industry

Female Leaders on the Importance of Mentorship in the Security Industry
Read more

One thing is crystal clear: we all need mentors. From helping us make difficult business decisions to providing on-the-spot advice to shaping the trajectory of our careers, we can learn valuable lessons from our mentors. TrackTik introduces two successful women leaders who not only credit their mentors with helping them choose careers in the security…

Q & A with Rollo Davies, Front Line Security Expert

Q & A with Rollo Davies, Front Line Security Expert
Read more

For an insider’s perspective on the evolving COVID-19 coronavirus situation, we’ve been talking to a few of our industry experts to help us better understand what’s happening on the front line while we all try to flatten the curve and #stayhome

Q & A with Jeff Young, Healthcare Security Industry Expert

Q & A with Jeff Young, Healthcare Security Industry Expert
Read more

To help you better understand what’s unfolding in the security world, as we all hunker down inside our homes and #stayhome, we reached out to our industry experts to get an insider’s perspective on the COVID-19 coronavirus situation. Here’s the first in our virtual “Security Q & A in the Time of Pandemic” Series with…

The Changing Role of the Security Guard during the COVID-19 Pandemic in the UK

Auto Draft
Read more

During the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, all over the world, security guards are seeing their roles change as they have been enlisted to assist the community and the government in combating the COVID-19 in what may once have been seen as non-traditional security roles.