Zooming in on solid business security tactics

Businesses are taking proactive steps to mitigate exposure to incidents, including break-ins and robberies. In the past, security guards were mainly deployed to physically patrol premises, while more enterprising companies would also bolster these steps by using closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras to monitor their property from control rooms located on their site. An inherent weakness…

Affluent business people targeted in SA

The South African authorities are investigating sophisticated crime syndicates who have been involved in a series of kidnappings over recent years. These organisations have specifically targeted affluent members of South Africa’s Indian Muslim community, and have recently also turned their attention to Pakistani, Chinese, Bangladeshi, Zimbabwean and Mozambican nationals who live in the country. According to…

Detection of deception

Professional polygraph examinations have supported many employers in disciplinary hearings, as well as the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) and criminal cases. Moreover, Havensec Solutions’ extensive experience in the field and other lie-detection processes is also extremely coveted in pre-employment screening procedures. Banks, as well as, security, insurance, retail, hospitality, manufacturing, construction, logistics…