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Podcast: How Drug Use Impacts the Bottom Line – Michigan Safety Conference

By |2022-12-23T15:55:58-05:00December 23rd, 2022|Blog & Advice, Industry News, Services, STT News|

Join Sheila Ide, of the Michigan Safety Conference, as she interviews consultant and drug recognition expert, Mike Covarrubias, on the impacts drug abuse has in the workplace. Watch the video below to learn how he helps businesses lessen losses through education and training. You can catch up with Mike as a

Cybercriminals Tampering with QR Codes

By |2022-02-28T16:15:20-05:00February 2nd, 2022|Blog & Advice, Industry News|

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, many businesses have increased the use of QR codes. To get to this page, you probably scanned the QR code we posted on one of our socials. Thankfully, you probably recognized us as a trusted source, and you followed the QR code without thinking twice. But if

Identifying and Managing Insider Threats

By |2021-06-30T17:53:30-04:00June 30th, 2021|Blog & Advice, Industry News|

Businesses in every industry are affected by insider threats. Employees (past or current), contractors, or business partners can abuse their insider knowledge to cause financial, physical, or reputational harm to the company. Insider threats are one of the most common sources of damages businesses face. Large corporations, classified as organizations with more than 75,000

Addressing Insider Threats

By |2020-11-23T17:26:30-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Blog & Advice, Industry News|

Insider Threats: What Are They? Insider threats pose a danger to every business, regardless of size or industry. Threats can be physical, financial, or reputational in nature, but the end goal is always the same: cause harm to the business. Human Resources (HR) professionals are essential in mitigating and deterring

Violence in the Healthcare Industry – A Well-Documented but Seemingly Unknown Epidemic

By |2019-08-23T12:35:42-04:00August 5th, 2019|Blog & Advice|

It is irrefutable that the presence of a uniformed security officer deters and reduces criminal activity. In a place relating to the healthcare industry – such as a hospital or clinic – on-site security ensures the safety of vulnerable persons and expensive assets. Visitors, patients, and employees are provided with an extra layer of protection

Heat Safety

By |2019-08-23T12:36:04-04:00July 18th, 2019|Blog & Advice|

Warm weather, sunny skies, and beautiful beaches; summer has come around once again, and with it, so has the heat. When heat rises and intense humidity levels accompany it, a great risk is imposed to older adults, children, and sick or overweight individuals. However, heat-related medical emergencies can happen to anyone, regardless of age, ethnicity,

Cyber-Security – Cyber Crimes and Data Breach Statistics

By |2019-08-23T12:36:45-04:00June 7th, 2019|Blog & Advice|

Check out the info-graphic above. It includes statistics regarding cyber crimes and facts about data breaches, password security, and what type of information is compromised in a breach. What fact surprised you the most? The statistics mentioned in this graphic can be found here.

Are Your Passwords Secure? A Guide to Protecting Your Personal Information

By |2019-08-23T12:37:13-04:00May 15th, 2019|Blog & Advice|

Nearly every online platform requires you to create an account when you first visit. Having your own account makes using the site more convenient; tailored content, personalized user interfaces, and additional functions are a few reasons to sign up for a site you frequently visit. The more you utilize a service, the more intertwined they

Employee terminations – what are the security risks key management should consider?

By |2019-08-23T12:42:09-04:00March 29th, 2017|Blog & Advice|

There is a certain element of danger when it comes to terminating the employment of a high-risk individual and can prove to be an elusive behavior to identify initially. When someone is losing their job, the individual feels an extreme sense of desperation which can lead to detrimental and maladaptive situations in the workplace. There

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