Throwing A Party? Two Reasons Why You Should Hire Security Guards


If you're hosting a party you have quite a bit of responsibility on your hands.  While some people only think about the entertainment side of having an event, you understand that the planning process can be time-consuming if you're really going to have a quality affair.  Once you have the food, music and guest list taken care of, you may think that you're done.  However, you also need to think about what you can do to make sure that your guests are safe.

23 January 2017

4 Things To Consider When Hiring A Security Guard For Your Business


Before hiring a security guard to patrol your company's property on a regular basis, it's important to consult with several prospective providers to ensure that your needs and expectations are met long-term. Here are a few things to consider when consulting with potential security guards: Reporting Methods It's important to find out what types of reporting methods a prospective security guard uses to document interactions and report instances before hiring them.

20 January 2017

What to Do When You Get Locked Out of Your Vehicle


It is common to feel a little silly about locking yourself out of your vehicle. You should not panic because you must find a way to get it open without causing damage. Read on to find out what to do when you get locked out of your vehicle. Sign Up with a Car Lockout Service Many locksmith companies provide lockout assistance for motorists. If you get locked out your car, then you must contact the service.

16 January 2017

3 Easy Ways To Amp Up The Security Of Your Home


Despite what many people may think, it is possible to be one step ahead of burglars. All it takes is a little bit of knowledge regarding home security measures. Here are three things you can do right not to stop thieves in their tracks: 1. Add Quality (Not Cheap) Deadbolts to All Doors. Research shows that approximately 34 percent of home intruders will attempt to enter through your home's front door and 22 percent will attempt entrance to your home through your home's back door.

14 December 2016

Three Tips For Enhancing Your Restaurant's Security


Being the owner or operator of a restaurant is stressful. This service based business has so many moving parts that it can be challenge to focus in on one specific area at a time. This is especially the case when it comes to security. However, not only do restaurants have substantial cash on hand, but they also have a lot of high-value equipment. Make sure you know how to devise a security plan that will work to protect your business.

12 December 2016

Security Steps To Take Before Listing Your Home On A Short-Term Rental Site


Many homeowners have found that they can earn extra money with little effort by listing their home on a short-term rental site. When they're out of town on business or staying with friends, they can open their home to people looking for a night's accommodation at less money than hotels charge. If you're interested in exploring this money-making opportunity, it's vitally important that you make the security of your home and your valuables a priority.

29 November 2016

Someone Trying To Strong-Arm You? How To Use Force Protection Services To Strong-Arm Them Back


Nobody likes having their business "squeezed" or threatened just because they are beginning to succeed or because the competition is scared. If you find that you are being strong-armed (threatened or pushed to do something you do not want to do), you do not have to take this hostile behavior, nor do you have to pay off the thugs threatening you. Here is how you can use force protection services to push back against these behaviors and actions.

1 August 2016