Active Shooter, Risk Management, Security, Self Defence, Situational Awareness, Travel Security & Intelligence, Work Place Violence

Avoiding Violence – How to recognize it before it happens!

Recognizing Pre-Incident Indicators to Violence could save your life! “The Gift of Fear: Survival Signals That Protect Us from Violence” is a nonfiction, self-help book written by Gavin de Becker. The book demonstrates how every individual should learn to trust the inherent “gift” of their gut instinct or intuition. By learning to recognize various warning signs and precursors […]

Active Shooter, Courses, Crisis Management, Risk Management, Security, Travel Security & Intelligence, Work Place Violence

ROI on CORPORATE SECURITY

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, Crisis Management, Executive Protection, Risk Management, Situational Awareness, Travel Security & Intelligence, Work Place Violence

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 […]

Active Shooter, Crisis Management, Executive Protection, Risk Management, Security, Self Defence, Situational Awareness, Tactical Firearms, Travel Security & Intelligence

TERRORISM ON THE RISE

Terrorism is on the rise as shown in the 2016 report, Investigative Project on Terrorism.  This study focused on trends in radical Islamic terrorism. The data was frightening as it showed three very important trends: Fatalities from terrorist attacks has increased 744 percent from 2007-2011 to 2014-2015. The average annual fatalities has increased from roughly 3,200 […]

Active Shooter, Courses, Crisis Management, Risk Management, Travel Security & Intelligence

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 […]

Security, Travel Security & Intelligence

TSA Rules Recap: Air Travel with Firearms

Air Travel with Firearms: Shaffer Security Group (SSG) keeping you informed.  Provided below is the latest information, rules and regulations on the TSA’s requirements to fly with a firearm in your checked luggage.  The information provided will help make it easier for both you and the ticket agent behind the counter. Good Luck! https://www.nrahlf.org/articles/2017/5/20/tsa-rules-recap-air-travel-with-firearms/#.WSYFiU_Ws4Y.twitter Contact […]

Active Shooter, Courses, Security, Self Defence, Situational Awareness, Tactical Firearms, Travel Security & Intelligence

SITUATIONAL AWARENESS

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 […]

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Knife Fighting – a lost art form.

KNIFE FIGHTING – A Lost Skill-Set Shaffer Security Group Welcomes JOHN HOOPER to our Training Team: John Hooper is an ‘expert’ knife fighter and Empty Hand Combative Instructor. Shaffer Security Group (SSG) has invited John to be a part of our “Training Cadre” for both our Military/Police and Civilian Tactical Courses.  John is an outstanding […]