Active Shooter, Courses, Crisis Management, Risk Management, Security, Self Defence, Situational Awareness, Work Place Violence


Protecting Your People! Empowering Your Employees! On December 2, 2015, 14 people were killed and 22 others were seriously injured in a terrorist attack known as the San Bernardino shooting.  But did you know these 2 terrorists also attempted to bomb the facility in which they worked? The San Bernardino facility conducted monthly active-shooter training. […]

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ROI on Corporate Security Corporate security, while no different from other business functions, can be more complex to navigate and evaluate your ROI. At the end of the day, Corporate Security Officers need to be able to demonstrate how their actions and activities add value to the company, just like any other division! Return on […]

Active Shooter, Courses, Executive Protection, Risk Management, Security, Self Defence, Situational Awareness, Special Event Security, Tactical Firearms, Work Place Violence

The OODA Loop & the Gift of Fear (?)

The OODA Loop: Wikipedia – not my usual source for information, defines the OODA Loop as an acronym for Observe, Orient, Decide, and Act. Developed by military strategist and U.S. Air Force Colonel John Boyd.  Boyd first applied the concept to aerial combat (Dog Fighting). His approach favors agility over raw power when dealing with human opponents in any endeavor. […]

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Preventing Work Place Violence

Preventing Workplace Violence: Shaffer Security Group (SSG) will work with your Legal Department, Human Resources, Security and C-level executives to develop a strategic plan to recognize & prevent Workplace Violence. SSG has worked with numerous firms developing their Security Plan.  These plans emphasize how to recognize and prevent workplace violence.   We have worked with […]

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5 Steps to Develop your Active Shooter Response Plan

Developing Your Active Shooter Response Plan: Does your firm have an Active Shooter Response Plan?  Has your plan been communicated to your employees?  Do you routinely have Active Shooter Response Drills? As you are aware, the national conversation and the most recent statistics show that violence in the workplace is becoming more common.  According to […]

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View our 178 acres Firearms Training Facility

Tactical Firearms Training, Firearms Training, Tactical Training, Personal Protection, Long Range Shooting

178 Acres Firearms Training Facility Handgun Ranges Carbine Ranges Skeet Range Live-Fire Close Quarter Battle Shoot House Obstacle Course Roof Pitches Static Helo Platform Covered / Shaded Shooting Area Shooting In & Around Vehicles Campground Deer / Turkey / Pig Hunting SHAFFER SECURITY GROUP (SSG) has partnered with CONSOLIDATED TRAINING GROUP (CTG) and built a […]

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How to Prevent Violence in the Workplace

How to Prevent Workplace Violence Shaffer Security Group (SSG) has helped dozens of Fortune 100’s to develop a “Strategic Security Plan” to help identify & prevent workplace violence. The below article copied from the National Law Review perfectly sums up what SSG teaches in our Security Awareness & Protection Course for Businesses. Please take the […]

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SITUATIONAL AWARENESS One of the most often overlooked, yet critical aspects of Personal Security is, Situational Awareness: “Check Your Six”, “Head on a Swivel”, “Be aware of your surroundings”.  You have probably heard all of these before, but what do they mean? As the names implies, “Situational Awareness” is simply knowing what’s going on around […]