Security Driver Magazine (SDM) – The First 3 Issues

Moving forward Security Driver Magazine (SDM) will be the International Security Driver Association (ISDA) Journal for the Secure Transportation Professional. SDM is a Quarterly publication that addresses the issues that affect ISDA members. The Journal is free to all ISDA Members and will be available to non-members for a fee. The Magazine is sent to key decision makers in the Corporate, High … [Read more...]

Science of Speed: Tires and Pressure

NASCAR tires don't have "air pressure" because they're filled with nitrogen. The culprit responsible for increasing tire pressure during a race is friction. Using dry nitrogen gas helps the team predict how hot the tire will get and how much the pressure will "build" during a race. http://science360.gov/obj/video/11ac7bf2-11dd-4df2-8524-373accf09dbd/science-speed-tires-pressure … [Read more...]

PASSING

Passing the vehicle in front you is one of those things we do often but don’t give much thought. Once the decision to pass a vehicle in an urban environment realize and remember that you and your car are going to be spending a good deal of time in the wrong lane. To give you an idea of how much time and distance, if you are traveling at 50 mph and passing someone going 40 mph, you will need about … [Read more...]

He’s Got Your Back: How a Protection Specialist Keeps Clients Safe

A great article in the Wall Street Journal featuring good friend and associate Mark Fair There seems to be an abundance of negative press. When they appear, the articles are posted on many of the Social Media Bodyguard/EP sites, accompanied by hundreds of woe is us comments, of how the negative article is “hurting the profession”. IMHO that comment may be true depending on what “profession” you … [Read more...]

The Value Of Personal Protection For Crime Ridden-Cities

As professionals in the executive protection business we like to believe that we are prepared to deal with the various challenges we may encounter. Yet we often tend to overlook or dismiss dangers that are in plain sight. It is these dangers that we need to recognize and prepare for, as they could be critically important in the overall success of the mission. It is easy to become complacent and … [Read more...]