Venue security is everyone's responsibility. Whether you are holding a gathering for ten people or 10,000 people, making sure that everyone who attends your event is safe and secure should be your top priority.
In the current climate, security requirements and crowd control is more important than ever to reduce the spread and transmission of COVID-19. Adhering to proper protocols and guidance where capacity limits and social distancing are concerned is something all venue owners should be concentrating on to avoid the risk of an outbreak, along with a fine, should you be found to be in breach of guidelines and attendance.
What security management can do for you
As well as making sure you are following all the required guidelines as far social distancing and limiting attendance, effective security can help you to make sure those in attendance at your event are also mindful of how they need to be acting and following any measures you have in place to help you operate covid safely.
Event security is also beneficial to staff, event organizers, the premises, and your assets. From on the door security supervision, to regular patrols and effective communication thanks to specialist training, tightly qualified and skilled event security staff can ensure that everyone involved in your event is safe.
Another benefit of having experienced security is that many personnel are trained in first aid. Security services in London have a legal requirement to have trained first aiders ready to administer first aid should it be needed. Expert security staff will also know how best to direct the crowd away from an emergency and allow access to emergency services should the case arise. From evacuating a building due to a fire, restraining event attendees in the event of a physical altercation to providing emergency assistance due to injury or a medical episode.
When many people gather in one place, it can lead to a lot of confusion and congestion. Actively encouraging and guiding people to the right places will help your event to flow better and give a better user experience all round.
Allowing security personnel to actively monitor and patrol your event will provide a level of safety and comfort along with an authoritative presence to deter any untoward actions or destruction of property. Sufficiently monitored events where everyone feels safe will help improve the success of the event. Poorly staffed or badly organised events where little to no event security is offered will lead to negative experiences leading to a downturn in business.
At TGS Security we can offer fully trained and qualified event security that are fully trained and can offer the following services:
TGS works in line with the UK's leading quality assurance bodies to make sure we offer the very best service to our clients and we ensure that our operatives are fully trained and proficient in guidelines to provide a safe and professional environment for all our clients.