General Interest

A little bit of everything!

IS THE BBC'S BODYGUARD AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF BODYGUARD LIFE

The BBC’s hit thriller Bodyguard is the biggest new drama to be launched in the UK this year. It’s had the British public on the edge of their seats and the radio stations and papers have been reviewing it daily. Young adults have a new job to aspire t ... (read more)

TERRORIST ATTACKS - ADVICE FOR FAMILIES

The UK and Europe are currently in the mist of a sustained period of terrorist attacks from Islamic extremists. With three attacks in three months in the UK from London to Manchester, targeting tourists, policemen and families of all ages, nationalities an ... (read more)

Monthly Legal Newsletter (June 2017): Online Radicalisation and the Law

Online radicalisation and the law Islamic groups such as ISIL/ISIS are presently the principle threat to the UK’s security[1].   We know that terrorist groups are increasingly using information and communication technology to recruit and radicalise tho ... (read more)

Social Networking and False Advertising (LinkedIn)

For a period of time now I have been intrigued by the terminology by which guys on the circuit or within the industry in general are describing their professional positions. Many I would say describe their roles correctly, ie CP Operative, Security Manager ... (read more)

Kidnap & Ransom

Kidnap and Ransom Insurance or “K&R” as it is often referred to as, is designed to protect individuals, families and corporations operating anywhere in the world for whom Kidnap & Ransom may be a very real risk.  We have been helping clients t ... (read more)

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT PATH IN THE SECURITY INDUSTRY FOR YOU

At The Security Advisor we receive hundreds of CV's every year and one thing that really surprises us is the complete randomness of a lot of them. Police men who all of a sudden want to embark on a career in maritime security, taxi drivers who want to work ... (read more)

Do Sub-Contractors need their own insurance?

At CJ Insurance we understand the security industry and therefore we appreciate quite often the team is put together with various individuals. These individuals are providing a sub-contracting service for the hours, days or weeks required rather than ful ... (read more)

THE POSITIVE APPROACH TO LIFE AND YOUR CAREER THAT WILL TAKE YOU WHEREVER YOU WANT TO GO

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Who's Protecting You?

This blog was posted on behalf of Shaun Gowland, Managing Director or Risk Contained (http://www.riskcontained.co.uk/). After 5 days of intense and demanding training aimed at the Personal Protection Officer, who has left their ego behind and realised thei ... (read more)

What To Do In The Event Of A Terrorist Attack

This blog was posted on behalf of Shaun Gowland, Managing Director or Risk Contained (http://www.riskcontained.co.uk/). After being asked numerous times by various people for advice on what to do whilst caught in a terrorist attack, I thought it would be g ... (read more)