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17

Dec

2012

5 Keys to Making Risk Management an Intrinsic Part of Business Culture

Risk management is a vital component of business management training and good management practice. Effective risk management is one of the most valued qualities of good leadership. Effective business owners and managers understand that risk management should be an intrinsic part of their business culture. Rather than viewing it as some kind of extra business activity or as a separate program, risk management must be integrated into a whole of business approach. Risk management becomes ...

15

Dec

2012

Why You Should Conduct a Work Health and Safety Risk Assessment

Health and safety risk assessment has become a matter of prime importance for establishments that employ a workforce and are set-ups that include other people apart from the employees – such as visiting contractors and volunteers. Whatever category the business may fall in, it is solely for the benefit of the business, its employees and consumers that an assessment becomes a must. Any work environment poses some sort of risk to the employees and could affect their health or well-being, and ...

19

Apr

2012

Crime Trends - Is Your CCTV Infrastructure Up to the Job?

Introduction Crime trends and criminal modus operandi are never stagnant. Barringtons have conducted meetings with the Police Armed Hold Up Squad (AHUS) for many years to keep abreast of the latest crime trends and investigative tools to ensure all our training examples and information are current and relevant.  It also allows club security, operations and gaming managers to be provided the latest crime information available. The fact that many of Barringtons investigators and trainers ...

27

Oct

2011

Armed Robbery Response Skills and Prevention

Licenced premises are particularly vulnerable to armed robbery as they deal with large amounts of cash and operate outside normal trading hours. The paper’s recommendations are that staff training is a primary strategy for armed robbery prevention, alongside ongoing improvements to technological security measures. The readily available prevention information is based on the 'crime triangle' approach, which addresses the three aspects of an offender's willingness to commit a ...

16

Sep

2011

What You Need to Know About Risk Assessments

Barringtons has streamlined its operational risk assessment model that allows them to concentrate on identified areas of concern in your business without undertaking a full operational risk assessment. Each individual assessment incorporates a review of the specific area of operation, full report and recommendations for improvement. The following is a list of the areas of operation that can be addressed: Point of Sale operations (review & procedure) Safe Operations (review & ...
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‘Tis the season to be jolly sensible

Tips for Employers

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The office Christmas party can be a great place to unwind, celebrate your wins and socialise with your staff and work colleagues. But unwind a little too much, or fail to act on employee’s complaints about inappropriate behaviour towards them, and your business, culture and potentially bottom line can take a big hit.
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