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...]

THREE SECONDS TO SAFETY

This is an old booklet, written in the late 80’s by Tony Scotti on how to avoid vehicle attacks, specifically carjacking. The book was written when carjackings were prevalent. It was written as a marketing tool for a company that made shatter proof glass. It covers the ingredients necessary for a successful ambush, and what a driver can do to mitigate vehicle violence.  It became popular with the … [Read more...]

Secure Transportation News – Executive Vehicles – Cost of Motorcades – BMW X5 Armored Vehicles

Some cars are meant to be driven, and others are meant to be driven in. There is a segment of the Secure Transportation Market where the vehicles rear seat amenities are important, for that group, a collection of vehicles http://editorial.autos.msn.com/best-backseat-drivers#3 The cost of Motorcades via the Honolulu Police … [Read more...]

“Defining Expectations” – Part Two by Mark Fair

Previously in part one of the article - “Defining Expectations”; I focused on the business management benefits of my point of view.  In this second part I would like to focus more on the details or if you would the “inside baseball” aspects of defining expectations.  I was recently called and asked for my opinion about an incident that occurred involving a notable and his protection element.  … [Read more...]

South African Assassination attempt – Part Two

This article has been removed from the Security Driver web site. The article is available in the Resource Center located on the International Security Driver Association (ISDA) web site. The Resource Center is a fee based password protected area and is the gateway to the industry’s largest collection of educational information and resources for the Security Driver - Secure Transportation - and … [Read more...]