Viewing post categorized under: Security Guards

30+ Facts and Statistics About the Security Guard Industry

30+ Facts and Statistics About the Security Guard Industry

By Carlos Hazbun | Security Guards | No Comments

30+ Facts and Statistics about the Security Guard Industry More and more industries are examining their security practices in an effort to protect their employees, deter cyber and physical crime, and ensure safe environments for visitors or customers. And more than ever, security officers are becoming an integral part of those plans. Research conducted by [...] More
Armed vs. Unarmed Security: Which Type of Security Guard Do You Need?

Armed vs. Unarmed Security: Which Type of Security Guard Do You Need?

By Carlos Hazbun | Security Guards | No Comments

Armed vs. Unarmed Security: Which Type of Security Guard Do You Need? If you're looking to upgrade security at your commercial facility, you may be considering adding guards to your security plan. One of the first choices to consider is whether you need armed or unarmed security.  The primary function of both types of guards [...] More
What are the Duties and Responsibilities of a Security Guard

What are the Duties and Responsibilities of a Security Guard

By Carlos Hazbun | Security Guards | No Comments

What are the Duties and Responsibilities of a Security Guard Security officers are tasked with protecting your staff, visitors and the general public, as well as your property or assets as part of a security strategy that includes several tactics and layers. Despite common miscinceptions about guards, these professionals not only deter and prevent crime [...] More
How Security Guards Aid in Crisis Situations

How Security Guards Aid in Crisis Situations

By Carlos Hazbun | Security Guards | No Comments

How Security Guards Aid in Crisis Situations A crisis situation can take many forms on a busy commercial property. Employees or visitors may have a medical emergency or there may be openly agitated and potentially dangerous individuals. Trespassers may be bent on aggressive vandalism such as arson or there may be an active shooter event. [...] More
Security Guard FAQs: Common Questions asked About Security Officers

Security Guard FAQs: Common Questions asked About Security Officers

By Carlos Hazbun | Security Guards | No Comments

Security Guard FAQs: Common Questions Asked about Security Officers Security officers provide front-line, immediate protection, with many organizations using them to augment their security plans. The physical presence of guard services is an effective fortification and is often enough to stop threats that are aimed at businesses, employees and property. The diversity among the different [...] More
How Security Guards Prevent and Deter Crime

How Security Guards Prevent and Deter Crime

By Carlos Hazbun | Security Guards | No Comments

How Security Guards Prevent and Deter Crime Today, many more private security officers patrol properties than there are local police forces. In the United States, more than 1.1 million private security officers are employed, compared to 666,000 police officers, according to Forbes. These officers are in place to prevent crime and serve the people who [...] More