Ready for the unplanned. Resilience basics.

Organisations in most parts of the world are making the start steps back to the new normal and returning to the office. COVID has taught us the value of having a playbook for when the unplanned occurs. The key is creating basic policies, frameworks and

Security trends for 2022

As 2021 draws to a close, now is the time to review, assess and prepare for 2022. Three key security trends will continue to impact the traditional protective security service model profile. 1. Cloud service model The cloud is the future. In 2021 the IT…

Above and below the line – safety statistics

Injuries incurred at work create a significant ripple effect, not only for the individuals involved, but those tasked with reporting, reviewing and remediating. It is a significant resource allocation in terms of direct financial and labour costs. The latest Australian workers’ compensation statistics 2019-20 highlights…

Mobile workforce management

About A mobile workforce is a group of employees that isn’t bound by a central physical location. Instead, they are using portable, cloud based systems. The global mobile workforce is expected to reach 1.87 billion workers by 2021. 81% of CEO’s see mobile technologies are…

Lone and isolated workers

Not everyone works with others, either due to the nature of the task or the time the task is undertaken. Lone or isolated workers are people who are isolated from help because of where or when they are working, or the nature of the work…

Returning to Travel. Personal safety tips.

Unless you’ve been living on another planet, COVID-19 put the brakes on domestic and international travel. The worst year for travel on record, with a drop of 73% in 2020. As life moves towards a new normal, it pays to re-visit some basic personal safety…

The 5Ps: preparing for the unplanned

Prior Preparation Prevents Poor Performance. A less colourful derivative of the British Army’s 7P’s. I was told this when I first started my career. The intention is planning for the unexpected. Anticipate likely scenarios your organisation will face and develop a framework that provides an…