Security Procedures for Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA)

Applying security procedures to licensed venues requires a variety of standard and sensitive techniques in order to administer regulations that outline what defines the Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) certification required by all licensees. Alcohol is a substance that depresses the central nervous system, and in turn, reduces ones control over their own behaviour and [...]

2019-05-21T21:17:44+11:00June 8th, 2015|0 Comments

Ship Security Officer Duties

  The Ship Security Officer (SSO) is appointed by the security company and the ship’s master to ensuring vessel security. They are an important asset under the International Ship and Port Facility (ISPS) code and must hold certificates of proficiency for their role. The shipping company will appoint, on each of its vessels, a Ship [...]

2019-05-21T21:17:44+11:00June 8th, 2015|0 Comments

Security Manpower ; What is the cost of feeling safe? – From ASIAL

Security Manpower - What is the cost of feeling safe? 12th May 15 (view the original post here) Guest blog by Adam Byrne, Director of Safety and Security at UWS, who will speak at the2015 Security Conference in July 2015. We all recognise, the security industry is at its heart a service industry. Therefore you [...]

2019-05-21T21:17:44+11:00May 19th, 2015|0 Comments

France & Australia to Swap Counter Terrorism Officers to Improve National Security

After the recent brushes with terrorism-related events in both countries, Tony Abbot and Francois Hollande discussed the prospect of swapping counter-terrorism officers in a bid to improve national security. Nick Miller reported the following details from Paris. France and Australia to Swap Counter-Terrorism Officers to Improve National Security

2019-05-21T21:17:44+11:00May 4th, 2015|0 Comments

Man Arrested As Eight Hour Melbourne Siege Ends

The man who barricaded himself and a woman inside Southbank restaurant Ludlow for eight hours has been arrested. Diamond Protection Pty Ltd (Diamond) is a leading provider of security, emergency and training services. Established in 1995, this Australian owned and operated company is committed to leading the way – to be the standard of excellence. [...]

2019-05-21T21:17:44+11:00April 6th, 2015|0 Comments

How to Conduct a Security Check on a Vehicle

A commonly performed procedure by Diamond Protection Security Officers and Security Guards when working at secure sites; industrial zones, events, high risk locations; is a vehicle security check. This type of procedure will enable you as a security officer to identify the car in question, the person driving it and their intentions. You will consider: [...]

2019-05-21T21:17:44+11:00March 30th, 2015|0 Comments

ASIAL To Hold 20th Annual Security Industry Exellence Awards

"The 20th annual Australian Security Industry Awards for Excellence organised by ASIAL will once again provide an opportunity to promote and acknowledge the outstanding achievements of security professionals around Australia. This year’s event will take on a global perspective with the launch of the Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) in Australia. Part of a global [...]

2019-05-21T21:17:44+11:00March 24th, 2015|0 Comments

How Do Metal Detectors Work?

Metal detection tests are used to identify undesirable objects on a person. This could be anything from a pen or a fork, to something more sinister such as a knife or firearm. Personal metal detection tests are generally conducted with a hand-held metal detector. The person being scanned will first be asked to remove everything [...]

2019-05-21T21:17:44+11:00March 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Mobile Phones Breaching Security In Canberra Jail

Diamond Protection employs various aspects of modern technology to enhance their security response capability. The Diamond Integrated Communications System is our in-house leading IT solution incorporating the use of iPads and iPhones within our teams. Our staff and clients receive notifications about contract updates, NCRs and activities surrounding any service control matter, site issue or [...]

2019-05-21T21:17:44+11:00March 18th, 2015|0 Comments