Hiring Security Guards

Trusted, local security guards for robust protection against theft, damage and accidents.

Static Guards

Employing highly visible security guards (whether static or mobile) on your premises not only provides a visual and physical deterrent but can also protect a site from industrial accidents.

UK Guarding provide SIA licensed security guards specific to your company’s requirements. Before engaging a contract we will assign to your organisation a dedicated account manager who will be responsible for

  • A risk assessment and a bespoke method statement of operational procedures
  • Detailed assignment instructions of the tasks based on your needs
  • A service agreement
  • Management of the security guards
  • Regular face to face meetings to ensure your satisfaction

UK Guarding provide static guards to monitor your premises during the hours that you do not. A guard’s duties do not end with preventing intruders, their tasks often include

  • Prevention of fire, flood or damage to your property
  • Fire Marshalling and acting as the appointed First aider at your premises
  • Accident prevention
  • Activity logging and controlling out of hours deliveries
  • Detailing communications and recording information at your business

Supporting your companies Health and Safety and Environmental policies

Mobile Patrol Security

car park security guards - UK GuardingOur mobile patrol service is tailored to your businesses needs and agreed by you and your dedicated account manager. Our duties often include

  • Access control, key holding, locking and unlocking properties
  • Scheduled or random site and building checks by a guard or a mobile patrol unit
  • CCTV monitoring
  • GPS-tracked and time logged patrols

In the event of an incident our guards will notify your appointed person, our control centre and the emergency services. They will then liaise with the emergency services until the emergency is contained, the site is secure and the incident fully logged with a written report

Event Security Guards

event security guardsSecurity is required at many public events ranging from marathons to music festivals.

Each public event requires different skills, experience and demands from the security team.

Many of our security guards are qualified First Aiders, Fire Marshals and have experience in crowd control

As an event organiser you will be assigned an account manager who will be responsible for conducting a detailed risk and threat assessment. Once complete your account manager will develop a method statement covering all aspects of security including the stewarding, crowd control and traffic management to reduce the risks to acceptable and manageable levels.

Our security guards are SIA licensed and have training in:

  • Crowd management
  • Door supervision and licenced premises
  • Safely stewarding large groups of people in public locations
  • Site co-ordination and control room operations
  • Activity logging
  • Traffic management

We can also provide Close Protection bodyguards for VIPs and performing celebrities

Retail

security guards for the retail industryUK Guarding can provide security guards for the retail sector either on a temporary or contract basis or to cover illness and absenteeism of an existing staff member

We will discuss your requirements and undertake a risk assessment that identifies your needs and provide a method statement design to protect your assets.

Our security guards are SIA licensed and will deliver

  • Access control including keyholding
  • Interior and exterior patrols to prevent theft, fire and vandalism
  • CCTV monitoring
  • Bag searches

An obvious deterrent to potential thieves