Being a security officer is a job that poses some risks. Without warning, you may find yourself chasing a suspect over uneven terrain or perhaps even wrestling with someone who is trying to evade you. This means that you may find yourself injured at some point in your career and physically unable to work a regular patrol shift for a period of time. One of the nice things about working in this field is that even if you're not up for a patrol, there are still several security jobs that you can fulfill for your security company.
13 April 2018
When many people think about self-defense products that can be carried, they often think about those that women might favor. Objects that can easily be carried in a purse or used to quickly attack the assailant before making an escape, such as pepper spray, are things that many women carry when traveling in urban settings. However, it's important to remember that men, too, can often feel more secure when carrying a self-defense product.
23 November 2016
Do you want to start hunting but don't like the idea of keeping guns in your house? If you are worried about children gaining access to your guns, all you have to do is invest in a quality gun safe. There are certain features that you can opt for in a safe that will give you the peace of mind that your guns are not easily accessible. Take a look at this article for a few tips that will help you make the best decision when buying a gun safe.
4 October 2016
Don't risk problems or commotions at your next trade show or event; hire security professionals to ensure you have a line of defense against potential conflicts, crime, or trespassers. The mere presence of security at an event can prevent situations that might escalate and that could impact the success of your event and the enjoyment of your patrons. Before hiring security, ask yourself the following questions: Will there be valuables at your event?
31 August 2016
Most businesses believe they are making a valiant effort to protect their data. However, the opposite is often true. A report covering a single year revealed more than 250 business breaches, exposing the sensitive information of 22 million people. What's even more alarming is that most of these incidents were preventable. Make sure your business isn't making a mistake that may be putting your records at risk. Overlooking In-House Breaches
30 June 2016
Keeping military service members safe no matter where they are in the world can be a challenge. In or out of uniform, there are threats to military personnel who live and work outside the U.S. Some of those threats can impact the families of service members as well. Force protection or security may be present to offer an additional layer of safety for military members, but there are often situations where you as a member of a military family will need to rely on personal measures that you take.
30 June 2016
As a homeowner, it's important to make basic updates throughout the years that help optimize your household's energy efficiency so you don't end up wasting money on heating and cooling costs. Many home updates can provide you with ongoing energy savings and at the same time offer a variety of other benefits to take advantage of – here are three such options to consider incorporating: Plant Deciduous Trees in the Yard
6 June 2016