Getting Crisis Ready. How Prepared Are You? #security #terrorism #crisismanagement #riskmanagement

August 18, 2018By Richard C PendryCrisis Management, Managing Risk, Security Consultancy and Training No Comments

  How Will Your Business, or Organisation Respond To Crisis? There are many organisations that have no response in place to manage a crisis situation. The fact of the matter is that they’re flying by the seat of their pants, operating under a misguided notion that because nothing bad has happened to them so far, … Read More

Radicalisation Risk in the UK. A Look at the All Female Terror Cell the ‘Mad Hatters’

July 3, 2018By Richard C PendryCrisis Management, news, Radicalisation, Security Consultancy and Training No Comments

Court artist file sketch dated 11/05/17 by Elizabeth Cook of (left to right) Mina Dich, 43, Rizlaine Boular, 21, and Khawla Barghouthi, 20 (Elizabeth Cook/PA) source Recent headlines in the UK have focused on the Mad Hatters Terror Plot and an all female terror cell. In this blog I discuss radicalisation, how people become radicalised … Read More

Security Companies Need to Fill the Void Left By Emergency Services

June 19, 2018By Richard C Pendryresponding to incidents, Security Consultancy and Training No Comments

The Task At Hand The Private Security Industry has taken on a far more salient role in protecting the spaces that we frequent in our daily lives, with the Security Industry Authority ensuring that security companies and their people are screened and trained to a rudimentary level. However, as their responsibilities increase and the services … Read More