Should Your Front Desk Attendant Have a Security Clearance?

Posted on Posted in Access Control, Asset Protection, Commercial Properties, Desk Attendants, Emergency Preparedness, Facility Protection, Security Strategies, Unarmed Security Guards, Workplace Violence Prevention Programs

The front desk of a facility is a critical point in its security. All visitors enter and exit through this area, so a front desk attendant needs to be observant and capable of handling any situation that comes through the door. An attendant with security training will be capable of professionally handling guests, responding to […]

Security Guard Activity Logs

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A security team puts a lot of time and effort into patrolling grounds, but they can’t operate alone. They need to be able to communicate with management to alert them to security issues and seek lasting solutions to these problems. Activity logs are a great method for communicating with a security team without having to […]

Asset Protection Basics: 4 Common Challenges in Access Control

Asset Protection Basics: 4 Common Challenges in Access Control

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Perimeter protection, access control, and on-site security services are crucial aspects of a facility’s physical security. Adequate asset protection is dependent on a well-rounded and well-informed set of security strategies, but business owners and facility managers often have their work cut out for them. These four physical security risks are some of the most common […]

Security Guards, Access Control, and Identity Management

Security Guards, Access Control, and Identity Management

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Access control is critical for all kinds of facilities, particularly as businesses reopen with social distancing guidelines in place. While some businesses merely limit the number of visitors they allow at once, many facilities utilize various access control measures to ensure that only authorized visitors may enter. Keeping track of the identities of those on […]