How Important Are Security Services?

Written by Wall Street News on February 6th, 2014. Posted in Security companies, Security guard, Security guards sydney

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Security services are some of the most important services for businesses. For the most part, security officers are uniformed and act to protect property by maintaining a high visibility presence to deter illegal and inappropriate actions, observing for signs of crime, fire or disorder, and then taking action and reporting any incidents to either their clients, emergency services, or both.

Until the 1980s, the term “watchman” was more commonly applied to this function, a usage dating back to at least the Middle Ages in Europe. Interestingly, each of the six states and two territories of Australia actually have their own separate legislation that covers all security activities.

In the United States, there are a number of local security companies that can be enlisted to provide security services. All