5 Steps to Develop Effective Physical Security Measures

A big part of success in physical security comes not in winning battles but in avoiding them altogether. In order to make our buildings, facilities, and warehouses less attractive for would-be criminals we need to have effective preventive measures in place. Preventive measures reduce the likelihood of a deliberate attack, introduce delays, reduce vulnerabilities, orContinue reading “5 Steps to Develop Effective Physical Security Measures”

What are Physical Protection Systems?

Before we get into physical protection systems, it is important to note that in order to protect your company and its assets, the very first step is to perform a threat and vulnerability analysis. Based on that analysis, the Chief Security Officer (CSO) or property manager, etc., can then coordinate with security integrators and implementContinue reading “What are Physical Protection Systems?”

Six Business Continuity Principles to Prepare your Organization for Disruptive Events

Here are a few key points to consider as you prepare your organization to recover from disruptive public events such as protests or riots.

3 Valuable Lessons for Security Professionals in 2021

2020 will go down as one of the most disruptive years of all time. For security professionals, 2020 was filled with many challenges. It also gave us valuable lessons that we can use moving forward. Here are some of the major lessons we learned in 2020 and how we can use them to thrive inContinue reading “3 Valuable Lessons for Security Professionals in 2021”

2 Reasons Why Every Security Manager Needs Tactical Security Reports

@DavidSecurity here and I have one question for you: “Is your security reactive or proactive?” If you’re like me then you would definitely say PROACTIVE, but let me explain to you why that attitude may actually be working against you. My Quick Proactive Story… As a United States Marine I was trained to take initiativeContinue reading “2 Reasons Why Every Security Manager Needs Tactical Security Reports”

Hilton signs deal for resort in Tunisia

Article Highlights: Global hotel operator Hilton has announced plans to open a 332-key beachfront resort in Monastir in Tunisia.  The agreement with Societe Marhaba Beach is slated to open in two years. Investment may signal as a vote of confidence in Tunisian Security Forces. Want to receive the latest Security UPDATES on Tunisia? Then SUBSCRIBE.Continue reading “Hilton signs deal for resort in Tunisia”

Ten Years later, Social Media Still Matters in Tunisia

Was Social Media responsible for the Arab Spring? Did a single YouTube Video spark the Jasmine Revolution? And what is the state of social media in Tunisia today? LET’S TALK SECURITY! Article Highlights: Social Media’s IMPACT on the Arab Spring.  Social Media’s Role in the Jasmine Revolution (Tunisia). State of Social Media in Tunisia (2020).Continue reading “Ten Years later, Social Media Still Matters in Tunisia”

Tunisia sees rise of “Criminal Violence”

Tunisia: According to the September report of @FT_DES released on Wednesday, October 28th: “Criminal violence topped the list of forms of violence over the past three months, with a rate of 75.6%, followed by institutional violence, violence in public spaces and then economic violence.” Tunisia is ranked significantly lower than the UK, France and GermanyContinue reading “Tunisia sees rise of “Criminal Violence””

@DavidSecurity-Security Awareness

Greetings, my name is David A. Santiago also known as @DavidSecurity and for over 15 years I’ve helped hundreds of organizations, expats, and travelers understand Security Awareness Program: A full spectrum Security Awareness Program covers pre-travel training, arrival safety briefing, and ongoing safety/security training for: Business Travelers Expat staff and their families Security conscious travelersContinue reading “@DavidSecurity-Security Awareness”

Security Risk Management

Greetings, my name is David A. Santiago also known as @DavidSecurity and for over 15 years I’ve been assisting organizations operating in HIGH threat environments. Security without Risk Management is wishful thinking! My GOAL is to provide organizations with practical and actionable information so that they can operate safely in a cost effective manner. SecurityContinue reading “Security Risk Management”

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