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How a professional security service can make your event run smoothly
How a professional security service can make your event run smoothly
11 Jul 2017













Whether you’re planning a big corporate event, a fashion show, an exhibition or a work party, hiring a professional security service can help to put your mind at ease.  You’ll have a lot of things to be taking care of on the day, but security doesn’t need to be one of them.

Forward planning
A professional security service will work with you before your event ensuring they understand exactly what type of security you are looking for.  This will make sure both you and the security are on the same page and will ensure they know exactly what they are doing on the day before the event starts.  You can outline how many security guards you require and what services you want them to provide.  If you are struggling to find the right venue, they might even be able to offer you advice on the best type of venue to ensure a safe experience for your guests.

This will also give you the opportunity to check exactly what licences and checks the team have, for example, it is essential they have an SIA licence and DBS checks.  You will also want to check the company’s references before you commit.

Safety from the moment guests arrive
A professional security team can undertake ID checks on the door, making sure only those invited have access to the event, working from a list you provide.  If you’re trying to make a good impression, the last thing you want at your event is gatecrashers.

They can also conduct bag searches, ensuring no guests bring in any of their own alcohol or anything else unwanted.  This will put guests’ minds at ease, knowing from the moment they arrive that the event has a tight security system.  You might wish to inform guests of the searches on the invitation, to avoid any annoyance on the day.

Peace of mind
Straight away guests will be reassured that the event is safe.  You will be giving off the right impression to your guests, who will understand where your priorities lie, and that you take their safety seriously.  A security team can also give you, the organiser, peace of mind, leaving you able to focus on other aspects of the event, while the security is left in the hands of professionals.

In areas like Buckinghamshire and Berkshire, a good security team is essential and by hiring a professional security company, you will be putting your faith in the right people.   A security team will be dedicated to providing you with a safe environment.  Some security services also ensure their staff are trained in first aid and will be on hand should any incidents occur.  Although you will be aware of any health and safety issues of the event you are holding and will have planned accordingly, this is very reassuring.

Security for all areas
Hiring security guards will ensure guests feel safer just by their presence.  A security team could even be hired to man the car park.  Again this will help guests feel reassured and will allow them to enjoy the event without worrying about their vehicle.


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