Control the space and you can control the issues within it or keep them from occurring.Read More Violent incidents in Nightclub settings
Not every night that you work the Door is going to be slow and lazy. More often than not you will encounter a situation that tests your limits or forces you to act quickly and decisively. And once in a rare while you will be placed in a possibly life-threatening situation. There are a myriad […]Read More Bouncer Fails…
A little deviation from the norm this week as we approach Spring Break across this great land of ours. This one is for the kids! Spring Break! Ah, the memories: Sunshine, the beach, attractive guys and gals, refreshing beverages, and adventures to last a lifetime. While our Spring Break days are long over, we are […]Read More Spring Break Safety Tips
“You don’t have to go home, but you can’t stay here…” Many of us have said it, some of us have heard it, and if you work in Nightclub Security, you’ve definitely felt it. There comes a point in the evening when people just need to GET. THE. HELL. OUT. And you just want to […]Read More Closing Time….
Everybody needs a friend. And if you work in any business that involves keeping people (including yourself) safe, a friend can be a literal lifesaver. Pilots have wingmen, soldiers have squad mates, police officers have partners, and nightclub security has other bouncers. Obviously, comparing work in a nightclub to an experience in battle is a […]Read More We need backup!
I’m sure that you are all wondering, “What does MC Hammer have to do with nightclub security?” Absolutely nothing. But the words “Don’t Hurt ‘Em” are important and have a lot to do with nightclub security. In the last post, I discussed Use of Force and gave an example of poorly applied Force. Today, I’ll […]Read More Please Hammer, Don’t Hurt ‘Em!