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Keeping Your Credit Cards Protected

It’s likely you have had a credit card issue at some point, with up to 47% of Americans impacted by credit card fraud. Whether your card is lost, stolen, counterfeit, “stolen” online, or whatever else […] Read More

Hurricane Preparedness

June 1st marked Day 1 of hurricane season – which means we need to be prepared. If you missed Hurricane Preparedness Week 2017 (May 7-13), don’t stress! VINSON’s list below, complete with links to great […] Read More

Keeping Your Home Safe While Traveling

Summer is the season for long days, vacations, and – unfortunately – home burglaries (according to the U.S. Department of Justice).  In order to help keep your home safe and vacation anxiety at bay, VINSON […] Read More

Crime Stoppers in Your Community

All it takes is one lead to solve a crime – but sometimes that tip takes a lot of courage to call in. Crime Stoppers is an excellent resource for people to leave tips anonymously […] Read More

Are Your Security Officers Properly Trained?

With security officers often serving as your first line of defense, proper training is essential. Do your security officers have the appropriate training to take care of both themselves and your property and personnel? Training […] Read More

National Water Safety Month – Safety Tips

Just in time for summer, May serves at National Water Safety Month. Drowning is the 3rd leading cause of unintentional injury deaths worldwide, with an estimated 372,000 annual drowning deaths. Drowning is also the second […] Read More

Is Your Security Officer Company Properly Licensed and Insured?

There was an incident recently near our company headquarters that could possibly give the security officer industry a bad reputation. A security officer was shot, and afterwards became aware that their employer was not licensed […] Read More

Driving Safely In Rain

April showers bring May flowers – and rain brings more automobile accidents. With 46% of weather-related crashes happening during rainfall (NHTSA), VINSON offers the following tips for driving safely in rain.

Before driving – make sure […] Read More

Keeping Your Business Safe During Tornadoes

April is known as the height of tornado season – in fact, only five states in the continental U.S. have not had tornadoes in April since 1950. As we move further into April, here are […] Read More

Christine Vinson Attends W.A.D. Board Meeting

Christine Vinson, President of Vinson Guard Service, Inc., is attending the World Association of Detectives mid-term meeting in Miami South Beach this week. As a third generation past president and a current Ex-Officio Past President […] Read More