Clients can choose to have ProActive Risk Management (PARM) train their security staff or can outsource some or all of their security services to PARM.

PARM’s Security Services maximizes its clients’ return on investment, brings operational & process enhancements, and supports their corporate image by expertly making the security function an integral part of their operations. Whether it’s by combining technological and human-driven initiatives in focused operations, by developing efficient loss prevention & security operating procedures or by providing a service of outsourced security, investigation, and post-alarm event management, PARM’s solutions are aimed at the continued viability of its clients’ organizations.

Businesses should absolutely set aside funding in their budgets for security consultants. Unless there is an expert on staff, and there usually is not, it needs to be outsourced.
Kevin Mitnick

PARM emphasizes efficient budgeting and scheduling of all security guards and loss prevention officers while at the same time ensuring that the coverage is appropriate and targeted. The effectiveness of this budgeting and scheduling process is periodically evaluated by undertaking productivity assessments.

When an incident warrants it PARM will rapidly deploy the appropriate resources, be they guards, police, fire or special teams. If an alarm is triggered by a technical issue with the alarm system PARM will coordinate the effort required to rectify the issue. Based on established thresholds PARM produces weekly reports for upper management in which trends are identified and appropriate action plans proposed.

  • 24/7 call center
  • Rapid response Team
  • Action plans planning and implementation
  • Escalation protocol and procedures management

PARM provides store safety & security audits. These will check that fire exits are not blocked and are operational, sprinkler systems are not compromised, and that inventory is stored and handled in a safe manner amongst other things. PARM will perform audits on cash registers and safes. These will look for suspicious or fraudulent activity.

PARM can in conjunction with a client’s operation team develop standardized cash register operating procedures and provide best practise training. These trainings are developed in conjunction with the client’s management to ensure that they are in accordance with the stores Standard Operating Procedures.

If shrink levels are too high PARM can develop initiatives aimed at reducing those levels.

PARM can remotely examine sales register “tapes” and or transaction reports searching for suspicious activity such as abnormally high voids, no sales and suspicious refunds, etc. If any suspect activity is detected PARM may, if they are available, examine video surveillance recordings to confirm the suspicions.

In all cases PARM will provide periodic follow-up and support.

While PARM’s various services are designed to proactively detect suspicious activities PARM will manage internal investigations for any situation that warrants it. PARM will coordinate employee interviews and conduct integrity audits as required.

For personal, high-level, and discreet security needs PARM also provides executive protection services. PARM’s executive protection services are based on thorough risk assessments, rigorous advance work, and advanced operational capabilities, ensuring that all contingencies have been taken into consideration. While not always possible PARM’s security personnel adhere to the philosophy that the best self-defense strategy is to not be where the violence is. PARM’s agents are trained to, whenever possible, use the latest non-lethal techniques and technologies.

  • Travel security intelligence
  • Logistics, procedures and special needs management
  • Close protection of executives, family members, and other business travelers
  • Secure transportation of executives, family members, and other business travelers
  • Premises areas security
  • Training, refresher, and certification of protection personnel and driver
  • Crisis planning; kidnap, extortion, missing person, etc
  • Rapid response team and management; special events, labor disputes, natural disasters, active shooters, etc
  • Emergency tracking & monitoring service (GPS)
  • Human Rights Compliance Program

Asset Recovery

Few threats are as pervasive and costly as those emanating from cyber space. Whether carried out by an insider threat the likes of Edward Snowden, organized crime syndicates, or rogue hackers, cyber threats can threaten the vitality of any business. PARM provides its clients with the ability to strike back; identifying and closing security loopholes, tracking data breaches, and whenever possible, recovering assets. PARM can provide its clients with all identified/relevant files, IP addresses, Geolocation charts of each point of exploitation and detailed recommendations for preventing future attacks. Further investigation measures can include utilizing PARM’s human terrain networks to recover assets.

Cyber Threat Mitigation

PARM’s Corporate Intelligence Dimension can perform a Cyber Threat Assessment.  If it uncovers viable threats the Security Services Dimension will work with the client to mitigate these risks.  The solutions proposed will vary depending on the nature of the threat but may include recommendations to change the security settings on a network, upgrading passwords, upgrading the firewall, changing encryption types and blocking traffic from specific geographic locations.

Environmental Threat Mitigation

PARM’s Corporate Intelligence Dimension can perform an Environmental Threat Assessment. If it uncovers viable threats the Security Services Dimension will work with the client to mitigate these risks.  The solutions proposed will vary depending on the nature of the threat but may include recommendations for changes to: infrastructure including fire/smoke/intrusion detectors, locks and alarms; security protocols be they internal security guards or external security services.

Personal Hard Drive Data Risk Mitigation

PARM’s Corporate Intelligence Dimension can perform a Personal Hard Drive Data Risks Threat Assessment. If it uncovers viable threats the Security Services Dimension will work with the client to mitigate these risks.  The solutions proposed will vary depending on the nature of the threat but may include recommendations to change the security setting on the personal computer, changing passwords and establishing a stringent back up procedure.

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