This article was written by Colonel (Ret.) Beni Tal – Founder and Owner of BTS Security
Almost all celebrities require security round the clock. This is the only way they can be safeguarded from large crowds and stalkers. Just for being in the public eye, celebrities become targets for anti-social elements who even issue them death threats. It is therefore very important for a famous personality to choose the best security company to safeguard their lives.
The best celebrity security guard will be well trained and will know exactly how to do the job. Personal security is a unique process and the guard appointed for this job must be given the right training and the right equipment to be used in emergencies. Stalkers could be of any age, sex or ethnicity. Unless the appointed guard is alert and smart, there are chances he will miss out on a clue
Protecting celebrities from stalkers
The security companies supplying personal bodyguards must ensure that their employees are always aware of their surroundings and know exactly how to respond the moment they find something amiss. A guard who is aware at all times and does not assume that things are alright is an asset. Only a guard well trained in his duty will be able to tell you if your life is in danger.
Hiring a celebrity security guard
Hiring a security guard to safeguard celebrities from stalkers and terrorists is an easy job. All you have to do is to contact the best security company and hand over the responsibility to them. As you hire a personal bodyguard, there are many aspects to keep in mind. Take time choosing the right company that will promise great service.
Ensure that the company you choose is licensed and all its employees are certified. Well trained security guards are in huge demand and you may have to pay more for their services. If you are genuinely worried about your safety, it is recommended not to compromise on the quality of the security companies you choose in order to save money. This will only compromise on the level of protection you get placing your life in danger.