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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

Monitoring Officers in Real Time

When you hire a security officer provider, you are doing more than paying them to perform a task. You are trusting them to be where you need them, when you asked them to be there, […] Read More

VINSON Receives Crimestoppers Award

Vinson Guard Service, Inc. and company president Christine Vinson were honored at the 32nd Annual Crimestoppers GNO Awards Luncheon with the James J. Coleman, Sr. Corporate Partner Award. The award honors recipients who embrace the […] Read More

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Safely

With St. Patrick’s Day parades and festivities approaching, it’s a good time to review crowd safety. After all, the luck of the Irish can only take you so far.

Parade/Event Preparation

Leave expensive items (jewelry, fancy cameras, […] Read More

VINSON’s Hitting the Hill with NCISS

Keeping the government involved and informed in key issues and best practices is paramount to the success of any industry. Over the years, lobbying has become a term associated with negative connotations, but it’s actually […] Read More

Cycling Safely This Spring

As warmer months approach, more people will be biking – for both strictly transportation purposes and also for fun. But are you biking safely? At VINSON, we’ve put together a checklist to help ensure everyone […] Read More

VINSON Security Officer Saves Mardi Gras

 

What do you get when you mix a world-renowned bakery, a truck filled with Mardi Gras supplies, thieves, a FaceBook post that went viral, and a VINSON security officer to the rescue, rewarded with free king cakes […] Read More