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Private Patrol

4 De-Escalation Techniques Every Guard On A Private Patrol Needs To Know

The job of private patrol guards is to merely observe, report through security guard reports, and call the police if a crime occurs in their presence. The last thing they should do while encountering a non-compliant or violent subject is to apply an objectively reasonable level of force to stabilize the situation. Though even when the law varies from state-to-state, the only time it can be justified anywhere is while making a citizen’s arrest. Which is why not only the [...]

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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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Why It’s Important To Train Your Private Security Guards?

Many security companies overlook the need to train their private security guards before sending them out on the job. Lack of training in private security guards makes them less efficient than the trained security personnel in carrying out their duties. Which is why you should not commit the same mistake as them. There are numerous ways in which training promotes the efficiency of your personnel. Take a look at how you can benefit from training your private security guards, and [...]

Guard Tour Management System

Avoid Micromanaging Guards On-Site Using Guard Tour Management System

Contrary to the word, micromanaging is a big issue that not only kills team spirit but suppresses initiative among security team members. This issue amplifies when the security manager has to manage guards performing on remote sites. Instating a guard tour management system can solve the issue and make sure the practice does not damage the essence and effectiveness of security guard management. Signs of Micromanagement In general, micromanagers tend to: Resist delegating and withdraw delegation before it is finished if they find [...]

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5 Skills That’ll Give You A Competitive Edge Over Other Patrolling Guards

In today’s world, where competition is growing day by day, how do you plan to gain a competitive advantage over other patrolling guards? How do you plan to stand out when everyone is aware of the qualities of effective patrolling guards? Not so sure, are you? Well, to begin with, you can start acquiring skills that others won’t bother to. For you, we’ve jotted down the top 5 skills that will help you go a long way. Let’s take a [...]

Guardso 6.0 Is Live Now

Breaking News: Guardso 6.0 With Exciting New Features Is Live Now

Guardso, the number one security patrol system is back with some major Live Dashboard, Scheduler, & mobile patrol app updates right here, right now. Excited much? If not, hold your breath you will be. So, without much ado let’s take a look at the brand new updates Guardso 6.0 is now equipped with. Live Dashboard Updates: Time Clock Update: 1. Guardso Payroll Integration Payroll for every business out there is one of the most important aspects, isn’t it? However, paying security guards isn’t [...]

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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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Lookout, Guardso 5.0 Is Here With Brand New Features!

Team Guardso is always on the mission to provide its clients the best security guard tour system. And we believe, there is no better way of showing that to you than by adding new and more functional features to our web-based & mobile patrol app solution so you can sell your security guard services with confidence. Now, let us briefly take a look at the features we decided to add after careful consideration and of course your valuable feedback. For [...]

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How To Impress Your First-Time Security Service Buyers?

First-time buyers are a brand new opportunity for your security service company to go above-and-beyond to wow them. To turn those new buyers into raving fans so that not only do they refer new clients to you but can help you to reinforce your reputation over others. How? Well, it doesn’t take that many efforts if you’re on the right track. All it requires is a little understanding of their needs & wants and the perfect guard tour system to [...]

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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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5 Things Every Daily Activity Report Should Include

A daily activity report is one of the primary reports that not only play a critical role in updating the client about the services delivered on site but also act as a tangible evidence if required. Technology has changed the way incidents are reported, with Guardso guard tour solutions leading the way. Equipped with web and mobile patrol app, it is simplifying reporting. Security guards need to pay attention to details and include the following things to ensure they are delivering [...]