Recently, some comments posted in the Social Media post/blogs got my attention. The comments were about females in the industry. Contrary to popular belief, women in the protection industry are not new. For decades, there have been, and are, EP practitioners who happen to be female quietly doing their job. Confidentiality does not permit me […]
Armored Vehicle Basics – Part One (see below) is a short presentation of an upcoming online learning course that will cover Armored Vehicles. Additional Armored Vehicles course modules will include: Armored Cars and Tires Best Practices for Purchasing Armored Vehicles Seams and Gaps Payload Ballistic Glass Driving an Armored Vehicle Ballistic Standards Armoring Small Vehicles […]
February 07th 2017 a rolling gunfight among Sinaloa Cartel (CDS) factions occurred in Villa Juarez, Navolato, Sinaloa Mexico. This is a PowerPoint presentation of the event created by ISDA Member Gerardo Corona.
The ISDA 2015 and preliminary data from the 2017 Executive/Security Vehicle Survey indicate a dramatic increase in the use of SUVs for Executive Transportation. The 2015 Survey also indicated that there had been a significant increase in the use of two car scenarios for Secure Transportation. Couple that data with the number of motorcade incidents […]
Starting in 2013, every two years, the International Security Driver Association (ISDA) has distributed an Executive/Security Vehicle Survey. The Survey is sent to ISDA Members and approximately 5000 Security practitioners. Professionals who participated in the survey represent the Corporate, High Net Worth, and Private Security community. Their job titles included Director of Security, EP Managers, […]
When viewed through the lens of corporate governance, providing an appropriately trained executive driver may just be elevated from something that is an attractive perk to a prerequisite for decreasing risk.