If you’re in the midst of planning an event, either large or small-scale, you’ll know the safety and security of your attendees is paramount. There are many precautions that can be taken to ensure your event runs smoothly. Keeping everyone’s safety is a priority, including limited numbers in small venues, a planned schedule for activities and ensuring everyone knows what to do in an emergency, to name a few. The use of event security is a surefire way to achieve the above examples and guaranteeing the success of the event you’ve spent so long planning.
Of course, it goes without saying that different events will require different precautionary measures to be taken – e.g. bag searches at larger events, alcohol policies at festivals and concerts and guestlist checks at private parties. Fortunately, there are companies such as Platinum Gate Security who offer security services in Exeter to alleviate these concerns, so you can be safe in the knowledge it will be taken care of. There are many benefits to hiring a security company for your future events, and we’ve listed our top 5 reasons below.
Leave issues at the door with bag searches and ticket checks at your event. Door supervisors are trained to ensure your event creates a good impression on your guests when they arrive and also ensures the safety of those attending. Controlled entry also means that you can prevent intruders and gate-crashers, maintaining a professional and friendly atmosphere.
Many VIP guests have their own security at events but on the chance that they do not, our event security can step up to the task. There can be safety risks involved when inviting high-profile guests to your event, but professionally trained security staff can be on hand to foresee and easily deal with any arising issues.
Many events can pass by without a single issue, but it’s not uncommon for things to get a little out of hand sometimes – particularly if there’s alcohol involved. For these situations, crowd control is essential to maintain the safety of guests and also a good atmosphere of the event. Professional security guards are trained to deal with commotions discreetly and safely to help maintain order and keep your event running smoothly.
As mentioned, crowd control is a big part of this, but additional support in maintaining your event schedule will keep your event running steadily. This is hugely important if you are under time constraints from the venue, but it also means that all your efforts spent planning the event will not be in vain.
Being prepared for an emergency when planning an event should always be your top priority to ensure the safety of your guests. Of course, emergencies can be unforeseen, so preparing for every eventuality can be time consuming and stressful. At Platinum Gate Security, like all security companies should be, we are professionally trained, and accredited by the SIA, UKAS, ISO, CSCS and SSIP to deal with emergency situations, whatever they may be. This allows you to relax and enjoy the event you’ve been planning, knowing that people’s safety will always be put first.
If you’re planning to throw an event in the coming months and beyond, consider Platinum Gate Security, an Exeter security company providing expert services across Devon. Whether you’re hosting a sporting or music event, private party or function, our team of professionals are on hand to assist and ensure your event runs smoothly and to schedule and that your attendees are all appropriately taken care of. Get in touch with us today to discuss your requirements and we can advise and provide suitable security solutions to suit you.