We live in a new world, a new nightlife world and we can’t continue to ignore that our local watering holes are the perfect target for any sort of angry or radicalized individual.
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The 2016 Nightclub & Bar Show is fast approaching. I’ve been attending since 1999 and been on their Advisory Board for nearly as long. Read this article to learn more and to receive a $50 dollar registration discount code.
The Paris terrorist attack was awful. However, the largest takeaway for me was a reminder of what we’ve been teaching for 10 years. Our industry, the hospitality industry, is in real danger. Read the full article for the full story.
Active Shooter incidents are drastically increasing. The shooting deaths have occurred in schools, malls, college campuses and other public places and it’ just a matter of time before a bar or club AND everyone inside are the targets. ARE YOU PREPARED?
Armed guards vs. Unarmed guards. This blog should be read in conjunction with the associated Nightclub Security Podcast of the same name.
Handcuffs are a great tool that are often considered an evil piece of equipment. However, if cops can use them as a tool to keep people safe and to prevent further problems or injury everyday, why can’t an in-house security guard. When handcuffs are used in a bar or club setting by a guard trained to use them correctly, they can be just as valuable to create a safer environment for everyone.