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Classic Mistakes Security Guard Job Seekers Should Avoid At All Costs

Finding the right security guard job in a reliable security guard company can be exhausting. It can turn into a chaotic & frustrating experience for most people. The reason being, security guard job seekers in today’s market place aren’t prepared for it. They either can’t figure out their career goals initially or put together a relevant resume for a security guard company. These aren’t the only reasons that make this process the way it is. Find out more mistakes that [...]

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COVID-19 Preventive Measures Security Guards On Patrol Must Adopt

The demand for security patrol guards since COVID-19 was declared a pandemic has risen drastically. Due to which guards are being deployed on client sites to patrol frequently. But with that has risen the occupational risk of COVID-19 exposure. The security guard companies, therefore, need to shift focus on educating security patrol guards on the best ways to manage the risk of exposure. Here are a few effective tips that all security guards on patrol must adopt to keep [...]

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How Guardso Security Guard Scheduler Encourages Better Work-Life Balance?

Work plays a vital role in everybody’s life and there is no doubt about it. But, how it is balanced with personal life is of greater importance. Won’t you agree with us on that? Which is why today we’d like to talk to you about how Guardso security guard scheduler combined with the security patrol app for guards is designed to ensure guards can maintain a better work-life balance. They can:  Pick & Choose Open Shifts An open shift is a [...]

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Legal Limitations Every Private Security Guard Should Be Aware Of

A private security guard performs a lot of activities similar to that of a police officer. You might already be aware of that, aren’t you? Well, often, that’s where the trouble begins. People begin to believe a private security guard has the same rights and obligations as that of a police officer, but that’s not the case at all. He may be in a uniform but is not a public servant. He operates as a private citizen with legal limitations to [...]

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10 Ways To Retain Your Top-Performing Private Security Officers

Managing top-performing private security officers don’t need much effort but that doesn’t mean as a manager you don’t need to do anything. Despite their ability to achieve and excel at everything they do, they still need support to continue thriving at work. Companies don’t often recognize this, and therefore do not put the effort into retaining their top talent until it’s too late. Eventually, it turns into a very or extremely challenging task for the managers. Which is why here [...]

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How Guardso Security Patrol System Ensures The Safety Of Your Guards?

At the end of the day, if the main concern of your organization towards your guards is not having each of them go home safe; you’ll need to update the list of your priorities. It has become more important than ever to incorporate a robust security patrol system to ensure the safety of the whole staff and especially, the security guards deployed at remote patrol sites. In the past,  security guard companies were forced to rely on paper reports and [...]

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Coping Up With Occupational Stress: 7 Effective Tips For Security Patrol Guards

Security patrol guards have to deal with a lot of pressure on a day-to-day basis, which makes occupational stress in their job inevitable. But a guard tour system as that of Guardso with a mobile patrol app equipped with robust features has made it easier for security patrol guards to at least report & communicate with the supervisors, reducing one of the main reasons for stress. Despite that, there are several factors responsible for causing stress. And since everyone’s tolerance [...]

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Do Your Private Patrol Guards Know About These Workplace Hazards?

The job of private patrol guards is such that they need to ensure the safety of the property and the people residing or working there. But, in order to do that, they often have to work in dangerous environments that can affect their own well-being in the process. However, to take preventive measures, they need to be aware of what workplace hazards they can encounter on various post-sites. Are your private patrol guards aware of them? If not, given [...]

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5 Must Have Items On A Security Guard Belt

Strategically, a security guard belt is one of the most important pieces of the equipment that every security guard must carry. Reason being, it’s what allows to help carry more important equipment. So, the real question is if you know what those essential pieces of equipment are you must carry on that belt all the time? If not, without losing a minute more let’s get started. Shall we? Handcuffs Security guards do not have similar rights or power as police officers to [...]

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Legal Limitations Every Private Security Guard Needs To Be Aware of

A private security guard performs a lot of activities similar to that of a police officer. You might already be aware of that, aren’t you? Well, often that’s where the trouble begins. People begin to believe a private security guard has the same rights and obligations as that of a police officer when that’s not the truth. He may be in uniform but is not a public servant. He operates as a private citizen with legal limitations to arrest, to investigate, [...]

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The Private Security Guard Safety Guide For The Holiday Season

Holidays are that time of the year when most of us get the opportunity to finally take a break from work to relax. But, the truth is not all jobs are created the same. For some, it turns out to be one of the busiest & dangerous times of the year. The job of a private security guard is no different from this scenario. Every private security guard faces various risks while protecting the public to the best of their [...]

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Security Tips Your Private Security Guards Need To Know

Private security guards have to work in a wide variety of environments that present its own challenges. Therefore, it is neither an easy job nor is it always safe. But, they have to work to protect others to the best of their abilities. However, that should not stop them from keeping themselves safe which is why here are a few tips you can ask them to follow: Know Their Limits To private security guards, it is highly recommended to never put [...]