October 17, 2018

The growth of big business in DFW calls for more attention to employees and corporate security

Why Your Company Needs A Corporate Security Plan   Frisco recently topped the U.S. Census bureau’s list of fastest growing big cities in the nation, adding an average of 37 new residents every day. The Dallas suburb ranked ninth in the actual numbers of residents it added over the year. […]
October 9, 2018

Why Your Company Needs an Active Shooter Response Training Plan

Why Your Company Needs an Active Shooter Response Training Plan   45% of all active shooter incidents occur in places of business. In 2017, there were 30 active shooter events in the United States. More and more companies are looking to get training from experienced professionals to help decrease the likelihood […]
September 13, 2018

Four Effective Techniques to Increase Your Situational Awareness

Bad things happen and human error is inevitable.  Simply paying attention to your surroundings, no matter where you are, could be what keeps you alive. Developing good situational awareness is key to recognizing an attack or accident before it may occur.  First and foremost, we need to recognize the fact that these threats exist […]
September 13, 2018

ACTIVE SHOOTER RESPONSE TRAINING FOR EMPLOYEES: 5 SIMPLE STEPS TO HELP KEEP YOU SAFE

The number of businesses and schools seeking active shooter training is increasing as the frequency of these incidents nationwide has risen over the last 15 years.  According to an FBI study, from 2000 to 2006 there was an annual average of 11.4 incidents a year.  From 2007 to 2013, there was an annual average […]
September 12, 2018

5 Steps to Prepare Your kids For an Active Shooter Situation

Sadly, we’re living in a new normal, where mass shootings are in the news regularly.  Incidents like the shooting in Newtown or the recent attack in Parkland seem to be happening more often.  We should not only think about this, we should actively plan for it.  With a new school year kicking off, here […]
June 18, 2018

THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SURVIVAL

“There’s A Lot Of Quit In That Boy!”  –Ron White Tales of human survival in extreme conditions have always been viewed as heroic and tend to put the everyday person in awe.  We recall books and movies like “Lone Survivor”, the story of U.S. Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell, or “Alive”, where members […]