Will Your Physical Security Keep Up in 2023?

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Physical security incidents are expected to rise in 2023, but many industry leaders don’t have plans to shore up their defenses.

In a world where cybersecurity is at the forefront of everyone’s mind, many businesses are failing to shore up their physical security. Even for an online business, warehouses and distribution centers need to be kept secure from potential criminals. The state of physical security has gotten increasingly troubling over the past couple of years, and 2023 is expected to continue the trend of rising physical security incidents.


Why Security Guards Skilled in Conflict De-Escalation Are Beneficial to Your Business

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Having a security guard that is skilled in conflict de-escalation can have a major positive effect on customers, visitors, and employees.

Security guards are an underrated asset for many businesses. A lot of business owners choose not to hire security guards because they assume their regular employees can handle whatever problems arise, they think they don’t need security guards because they don’t experience a lot of crime or theft, or they simply assume that security guards get paid to stand around and look intimidating all day. The reality is that security guards bring a lot to the table for every kind of business or commercial property, and one of the important skills they bring to the table is conflict de-escalation—a critical tool in handling high-stress situations in a way that ensures everyone feels safe.


What Are the Benefits of Event Security?

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If you’re thinking about hosting an event, it’s a good idea to consider the benefits of event security and hire some guards.

When you’re planning an event, there is so much that goes into it. Who can come? Do you need catering? How much space do you need? What is your budget? What activities will be going on? Among all of that, you also need to think about event security. Every event that expects to draw a crowd needs appropriate security to ensure the safety of the guests and staff.


Why Security Guards Are Necessary For Access Control

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Security guards strengthen access control by monitoring entrances and exits for suspicious activity and providing deterrence.

Access control has become one of the most important red-button topics in the security industry. When it comes to security, the most important place to implement it is at the front door. If unauthorized users can’t get in, then there’s generally little to worry about. Unfortunately, access control systems aren’t a foolproof method—security guards are necessary for the best and most secure access control.


How a Security Guard Desk Attendant Benefits Your Employees

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A security guard desk attendant is great for providing extra security and improving customer satisfaction, and they also improve employee experience.

Many businesses require desk attendants to receive customers, guests, and visitors—hotels, office buildings, and medical facilities are just some of the industries that utilize a receptionist desk at the front entrance of their buildings. All of these industries can utilize a security guard desk attendant that benefits employees who also work at these facilities. Security guards are known for protecting customers and guests, but many businesses underestimate just how significant the impact can be on employees who can benefit from the peace of mind a security guard desk attendant can provide.