Event security isn’t just for big concerts and festivals. It is there to keep all your guests safe at any event. A good security team not only keeps your guests safe but all prevents damage to your venue, which will keep costs down.
It’s recommended that you have one security guard for every ten guests, but this also depends on the type of event. Business events are less prone to emotional outbursts than a sporting event or music concert.
The type of security you hire is also essential. Some events will need entrance guards who check people’s bags on arrival for weapons and alcohol are different from those just there to keep an eye on guests. In contrast, some events may need specialists security forces, dependant on the event and if uninvited guests are likely to attend.
It is vital to consider security at any event you may be hosting, whether it has 1000 plus guests or just 20.