What is the situation?
There are hundreds of very large international corporations which have their headquarters in the city of London and surrounding areas and each one of these large corporations may from time to time become targets of criminal organizations and this is exactly why they will always make use of corporate security in London who knows exactly what needs to be done to protect both the property and the employees of that Corporation. This is why every large Corporation will always have a sophisticated perimeter which serves as protection for the employees of that Corporation but it should also be sturdy enough to keep criminal elements outside. Corporate security in London have to do regular patrols of that perimeter in order to ensure that the perimeter has not been breached.
What is the most important security action?
Access control will always be the most important action performed by corporate security in London and the security company which are responsible for security will always have their best security officers on duty at the main gate where one of their functions will be to interact with people who are visiting that Corporation. The purpose of access control will always be to ensure that only people who have been approved by management is allowed to enter those premises while all people who has not received such approval will be turned away unless they can give an excellent reason to management, why they should be allowed access to that Corporation. Nevertheless corporate security in London has to comply with strict guidelines and in most cases they are not allowed to make any decisions unless those actions has been taken up with management.
What about SIA registration?
Absolutely no corporate security in London companies will be allowed to do business anywhere in the UK without our SIA registration and approval. In order to be successful with such an application for registration, that security company has to comply with certain guidelines. Such a security company can only employ security officers who has completed basic security training and who are themselves registered with the SIA. Failure to comply with these guidelines can result in a situation where the application of corporate security in London companies for SIA licenses may be unsuccessful. The advantage for corporations in London and surrounding areas is that whenever any problems is encountered with their security company, the SIA could be asked to investigate.