SECURITY RISKS AND SOLUTIONS FOR CHICAGO RESTAURANTS

October 2022 (Chicago, IL) Although businesses across every industry are vulnerable to security threats, restaurants may be among the most vulnerable. Restaurants face a unique set of risks that compromise the safety of their employees and guests as well as the security of their assets. One out of every three adults in the United States […]

Modern Day Security Threats to Jewish Places of Worship

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The Jewish community is consistently the most targeted religious community in the United States. The Jewish community congregates in synagogues to worship, exchange information and bond. But these sacred spaces are often seen as ‘soft targets’ to adversaries – places where they can inflict mass casualties and draw extensive media coverage. While all faith-based communities […]

UNDERSTANDING THE MOST COMMON THREATS TO SPECIAL EVENT SECURITY in 2022

Planning a special event is no easy task. From vendors to ticket sales to permits and everything in between, special events involve several moving parts and require strategic planning and preparation. Any seasoned event planner knows that preparing for a special event means having contingencies in place for almost anything. Unfortunately, there’s a lot that […]

SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTIONS AND CARGO THEFT IN 2022: WHY FREIGHT AT REST IS FREIGHT AT RISK

As the pandemic drags on and businesses continue to grapple with clogged ports and a shortage of truck drivers, warehouse staff and front-line employees, supply chain disruptions are creating another major concern: cargo theft. Although statistics vary, cargo theft is considered responsible for roughly $15 billion to $30 billion in losses each year across the […]

2021 HOLIDAY RETAIL SECURITY: LOSS PREVENTION AND SOLUTIONS

The highest retail sales on record are predicted for this year’s holiday season. The holiday season is upon us, and as we enter the busiest shopping season of the year, retailers should take note: despite the global supply chain driving up prices for goods, the 2021 holiday shopping season is predicted to shatter previous spending […]

RESTAURANT SECURITY RISKS AND SOLUTIONS

Although every business faces its own security threats, restaurants may be among the most vulnerable. Subject to heavy foot traffic day after day, restaurants are tasked with a unique set of risks that compromise the safety of their staff, guests, and assets. The increased level of criminal activity faced by dining establishments is due to […]

CAR DEALERSHIP SECURITY: WHAT EVERY CHICAGO CAR DEALER SHOULD KNOW

Car dealerships face a wide variety of security threats and are particularly susceptible to theft and property damage, particularly with high-value inventory left outside for public display. Although car dealerships experience the same security breaches as other retailers, many of their challenges are completely unique to their industry. The theft of high-end luxury vehicles is […]

EVENT SECURITY 101: A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE FOR EVENT PLANNERS

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Security threats are present any time a large number of people are gathered together, and it’s the responsibility of every event host to ensure the safety of their guests. This is particularly important in light of incidents that have occurred during large scale events in recent years, in which large scale events have become the […]