Mitigating the risks of renting
Residential Security Handbook 2021: Smart Estate Living , Security Services & Risk Management
Post-rental blues can result when you rent your house to the wrong person and feel the pinch of unpaid rent as well as complaints and fines from estate homeowners and management. What can be done to try to avoid these post-rental risks?
Mitigating the human risk
Issue 5 2020, Managed Integrity Evaluation, Technews Publishing, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
Hi-Tech Security Solutions asked Jennifer Barkhuizen and Jenny Reid for some information around background screening and vetting of potential new hires.
The HR environment in 2020
Issue 1 2020, Security Services & Risk Management
As 2020 grabs hold of every one of us with great intent, we need to know what to be aware of when employing people or appointing vendors for our business.
Human risk in a smart city
November 2019, Security Services & Risk Management
Smart cities are going to change the way services are delivered by focusing on technology, but regardless of the technology there will still be systems and processes that people are involved with.
Finding the soft skills the future needs
July 2019, Security Services & Risk Management
The world as we know it is changing dramatically. Some people believe it is because we are exposed to more information than ever, but we just have to look around: cryptocurrency, climate change, driverless ...
The benefits of background screening
May 2019, Managed Integrity Evaluation, Editor's Choice, Security Services & Risk Management
Companies need to be more vigilant about the people they employ by making sure comprehensive background screening checks are conducted.
People risk in 2019
February 2019, Security Services & Risk Management
Artificial intelligence has been around for some time now, but the ‘human element’ is going to cause some disruption in the more traditional HR space.
Trust, but verify
May 2018, Managed Integrity Evaluation, Editor's Choice, Security Services & Risk Management
Employee screening is not a new discipline, but the options have grown to assist HR in making the right hiring decision.
Polygraphing versus voice analysis
May 2018, Security Services & Risk Management
Hi-Tech Security Solutions asked Jenny Reid, CEO of iFacts for her take on the polygraph and its utility in screening today, as well as voice stress analysis.