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How to Advertise Guard Training for Your Security Guard Company

Do your clients know what your guards do? Security guard companies can spend a lot of effort advertising the business, but they should always remember that clients are primarily interested in the guards themselves, and what specific skills they offer – far beyond simply armed and unarmed. This is good news: It means that your [...]

By | 2020-05-26T10:42:25-06:00 May 26th, 2020|Categories: Security Industry News|

PI Interviews: Phone vs. In Person vs. Video Chat

The private investigator has three methods for direct interviews available today: Phone, in person, and video chat. Which method is best can depend on the situation and additional circumstances (lockdown orders from COVID-19, for example, are quickly changing PI interview strategies around the world these days). Let’s take a look at these options and their [...]

By | 2020-05-22T15:51:50-06:00 April 28th, 2020|Categories: Private Investigator Industry News|

Security Business Resilience When Public Spaces Are Empty

Security guard companies are facing a fascinating industry shift in 2020 due to the considerable changes created by COVID-19 and the measures taken to protect the public from the coronavirus. This has posed a particular challenge for guard services specializing in protecting public places: What do you do when those public spaces are now empty? [...]

By | 2020-05-22T16:44:05-06:00 April 28th, 2020|Categories: Security Industry News|

Alarm Companies and “Deceptive Sales” Lawsuits: Here’s What You Need to Know

For the past several years, we’ve noticed a growing trend toward “deceptive sales” lawsuits in the alarm industry. These lawsuits can often be a tangle, with major providers like ADT suing both smaller partners and larger rivals, states suing installation companies, and a maze of settlements or payouts following the cases. However, the problem comes [...]

By | 2020-05-22T10:55:36-06:00 April 28th, 2020|Categories: Alarm Installer Insurance Industry News|

Key Tips on Avoiding Wrongful Death Lawsuits in the Security Guard Business

One of the worst – and unfortunately common – lawsuits that a security guard firm can face is a wrongful death suit. These lawsuits are typically filed when a security guard is involved in an incident that leads to the death of someone nearby. The relatives of the deceased then sue the security guard company [...]

By | 2020-05-25T09:12:27-06:00 March 25th, 2020|Categories: Security Industry News|

Everything You Should Know About Smoke & CO Monitor Laws

Everything You Should Know About Smoke & CO Monitor Laws Smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are a key part of an alarm company’s offerings: They’re important devices for both homes and businesses, and they can easily function as the primary focus of a system or as an important add-on to a larger security project. However, [...]

By | 2020-05-22T10:59:35-06:00 March 25th, 2020|Categories: Alarm Installer Insurance Industry News|

5 Trends Forecasting the Future of Process Service

The process of service industry is small. So small, in fact, that the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) doesn’t collect statistics on?process servers. The BLS lumps them into reports on sheriffs and sheriff's deputies. However small, the process service industry is one with a rich history and many?advantages. In order for courts to exercise personal [...]

By | 2020-05-22T16:24:20-06:00 March 25th, 2020|Categories: Security Industry News|

The Top Ways Your Company Can (And Should) Partner with the Construction Industry

The construction market is healthy and expected to grow even faster in the coming years. One key aspect of that growth is greater incorporation of smart devices in new developments – and this provides security installation companies with valuable opportunities. Now is a great time to work on partnerships with nearby builders, contractors and developers [...]

By | 2020-05-22T11:11:08-06:00 February 25th, 2020|Categories: Alarm Installer Insurance Industry News|

Private Investigator Prices: Tips on How to Advertise Your Rates and Fees

People choosing PI services will have a number of questions about privacy, experience, specific skills, and much more. However, one thing they will want made very clear is your fee structure, and how much they can expect to pay for specific services or ongoing jobs. Private investigators should always try to state this information as [...]

By | 2020-05-22T11:33:53-06:00 February 25th, 2020|Categories: Private Investigator Industry News|

Human Resources and Private Security

As a business owner, human resources plays a major role in the operations of the organization. They are the first line of defense in ensuring your policies are correctly drafted, implemented and enforced. This can get complicated, as they must develop training programs along with your risk management team to educate each employee on your [...]

By | 2020-05-22T11:32:24-06:00 February 25th, 2020|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|
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