Guard Safety And Wellbeing

10 Legit Reasons Why Good Security Guards Quit

Good security guards are the most valuable internal asset that a security guard company can have. After all, it’s them who drive the company to fulfill its ultimate goals of delivering the highest quality security guard services to its clients. Hence, it is in the best interest of the security guard company to retain their good security guards and recognize the signs and causes of a guard that is poised to depart. The reasons why good security guards may leave a security guard company include: Extremely Poor Management Often it [...]

By |2021-08-27T06:03:19+00:00August 27, 2021|Guard Safety And Wellbeing, Latest Articles|0 Comments

Ways Event Security Guards Can Prevent the Spread of Covid-19

In order to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in their countries, governments worldwide took various strict measures. These include social distancing measures, lockdowns, and stay-at-home orders. This resulted in the banning of all kinds of public events and gatherings. In recent times, the availability of vaccines and the reduced number of active cases have allowed governments to lift these restrictions. So, now certain events can take place. However, it is still necessary to make sure the event is controlled and supervised very professionally. That is where event security [...]

By |2021-08-19T04:54:56+00:00August 19, 2021|Guard Safety And Wellbeing, Latest Articles|3 Comments

Taking Care Of Mental Health During COVID-19: Tips For Security Guards

In the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak, it’s easy for security guards to feel overwhelmed and worried, managing a situation on a client site. It’s easy for them to experience an increased feeling of anxiety, powerlessness, impatience, irritability, or frustration. It is, therefore, crucial they prioritize their mental well-being too. Just as there are things one can do every day to improve physical health, security guards of all reliable security guard companies can also support their emotional health and improve their mood by taking simple actions. Self Care Tips: Here [...]

By |2021-01-19T12:06:44+00:00January 19, 2021|Guard Safety And Wellbeing, Latest Articles|0 Comments

Things To Consider While Equipping Your Security Patrolling Guards

Security patrolling guard's first and foremost job includes protecting people, place, and property from every possible security threat. But, in order to carry out these duties, they need the right piece of equipment. It’s often them on which they rely to provide protection, to investigate the situations, and even stay safe themselves.  So, as a security guard company, take the first step forward to show you care. Enlighten them on the basic requirements to step-up the wellbeing of your security patrolling guards. If you don’t know where to begin, we’ve [...]

By |2021-01-06T04:40:07+00:00December 26, 2020|Guard Safety And Wellbeing, Latest Articles|0 Comments

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 security guard job seekers are prone to make. If that’s [...]

By |2020-09-21T06:12:12+00:00September 19, 2020|Guard Safety And Wellbeing, Latest Articles|0 Comments

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 themselves as well as their respective families safe. Practice Good Hygiene [...]

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 great security guard scheduler feature that can be used [...]

By |2020-05-27T04:58:34+00:00March 4, 2020|Guard Safety And Wellbeing|0 Comments

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 arrest, investigate, defend himself and others, and also to [...]

By |2020-05-27T05:11:19+00:00November 13, 2019|Guard Safety And Wellbeing|4 Comments

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 we are today to share with you the not so [...]

By |2020-05-27T05:17:30+00:00September 27, 2019|Guard Safety And Wellbeing|0 Comments

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 monitor via radios, but not anymore. The introduction of Guardso [...]

By |2020-05-27T05:23:40+00:00July 30, 2019|Guard Safety And Wellbeing|1 Comment

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 level is different, here we are today to discuss different [...]

By |2020-05-27T05:27:05+00:00July 2, 2019|Guard Safety And Wellbeing|3 Comments

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 below are the top 4 categories of workplace hazards they need [...]

By |2020-05-27T05:42:30+00:00April 1, 2019|Guard Safety And Wellbeing|2 Comments
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