Threat Assessment and Management for Venue Security: The Importance of Validated Threat Indicators

by Dr. David Matsumoto President Humintell inc and Strategic Partner with PARM (Proactive Risk Management Inc) Analysis of the original article published by PBS.org: Are hotels and outdoor concerts any safer since the Las Vegas attack? and mentioned in PARM’s blog: Outdoor Concerts and Festivals Security Should We Be Concerned? As the target article mentions, many security measures can…

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GLOBAL TRAVEL BEHAVIOR AWARENESS (One day workshop)

Making the Invisible Visible: Threat Awareness for Global Travelers Kidnap. Ransom. Injury. Liability. All thoughts that go through an employer’s head when sending their employees to under-developed countries to conduct company business. Beyond providing the employees with canned country information on the destination, what steps are taken to train an employee how to conduct themselves…

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Canadian Travellers. Canadian Corporations. Do not forget the Duty of Care!

DUTY OF CARE TOWARD EMPLOYEES ON BUSINESS TRAVEL: WHAT ARE THE LEGAL LIABILITIES OF AN ORGANIZATION? International travel has become more and more part of regular operations for an increasing number of Canadian corporations. Business travel is now an extension of the workplace, a situation which brings with it the same requirement under Occupational Health…

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Protect your critical infrastructure and manage your risk. Why PARM?

We would like today to take this opportunity to provide high-level information describing our skill set and expertise in risk management for critical infrastructures, which we feel makes us a prime candidate to fulfill the future security needs of your organization. Below are examples of significant projects we have successfully under taken. In order to comply…

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The CEO and data risks or why create a CRO (Chief Risk Officer)?

Original article published in French on Benoit Grenier’s blog In my last articles “CEO’s and The Blind spot of Cybercrimes” and “CEOs and cybercrimes, the solutions” I presented: many types of risk which confront organizations today; the communication problems between the CEO and the CIO; the perception problems CEO’s have when it comes to cybercrimes;…

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Raising Awareness about Active Shooter Incidents

By David Matsumoto, Ph.D.  Humintell, LLC Member of the Advisory Board of Proactive Risk Management Active shooter incidents are incredibly frightening events that often have deadly consequences for individuals, and dire consequences for organizations. The term “active shooter” describes a “situation in which a shooting is in progress and an aspect of the crime may affect…

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Are you Cyber-Ready?

Despite cyber security being one of the top three global economic concerns in most developed countries, it continues to be sidelined by most companies. Cybercrime costs over USD$445 billion globally and the figures continue to rise, expected to exceed $1 trillion by 2021. With increasing digitization and interconnectedness of networks, cyber dependence is becoming a…

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