The big problem is you are not protecting your staff fully.

The big problem is you are not protecting your staff fully.

It’s an old saying that the chain is only as strong as its weakest link. When I talk to HR or Security Directors and we discuss the safety of the people in the organisation most have something in place. Depending on the organisation it could be travel safety training, terrorism awareness, kidnap training or abuse…

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Spiked drinks are an urban myth I don’t have to be concerned about my staff

Spiked drinks are an urban myth I don’t have to be concerned about my staff

Spiked drinks are an urban myth I don’t have to be concerned about my staff As we return to after work and social drinks in crowded places the dangers apply to everyone regardless of status, occupation, or sex. Rohypnol, GHB and ketamine are probably the most commonly discussed but other drugs used include hypnotics as…

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Self Defence

Self Defence Training in the Workplace – Why I personally don’t think its a good way forwards. In the past few days I have had several discussions about this and whether I should change my view. One that I have repeatedly put on here in a number of posts which has not always been a…

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Get the Report

Get the Report

I have had loads of positive feedback following the release of this report. Your people are one of the organisations most important assets, make sure they are protected. Tony Willis www.beawaretakecare.com #hr #abuseprevention #training #workshop

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If You Know, You Know

If You Know, You Know

If you know, you know If you do not know then ask   Tony Willis www.beawaretakecare.com #training #hr #security #workshop

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Workshops

Workshops

Workshops are effective as they get people talking about the material you are presenting. I haven’t met anybody who likes being talked at as their preferred learning style. Even worse is the infamous boring PowerPoint presentation where someone reads off the slides. Stories not only give people topics and thoughts to discuss they also kick…

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How To Protect My Partner

How To Protect My Partner

One of the questions I am asked a lot is how to look after your partner. Now this raises a number of questions, firstly why do you think they need looking after or are you overconfident yourself and as a result at more risk than your partner. Maybe your partner should be looking after you….

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Latest News & Mixed Feelings

For someone who teaches people to be aware and how to stay safe tragedies like this leave me saddened but also with mixed feelings. Of course, I believe everyone should have not just the right but the ability to walk alone anywhere at any time. However time and again it has been shown that this…

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Why risk your life and the future of your loved ones for what you would earn in less than 10 minutes, your ego can put you at serious risk.

Why risk your life and the future of your loved ones for what you would earn in less than 10 minutes, your ego can put you at serious risk.

Why risk your life and the future of your loved ones for what you would earn in less than 10 minutes, your ego can put you at serious risk.   The thief, stalker, terrorist, assailant, or drug addict needing their next high has made their career not by working long hours in the office but…

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Understand how risks may affect your staff

Understand how risks may affect your staff

There is a difference between having a process which ticks all the boxes for insurance and ensuring your people understand how risks may affect them personally. I can’t imagine any of the Directors or Partners I worked with over the years sitting down and reading a long risk assessment unless that is they were going…

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