- 1 Where does G4S get its security services from?
- 2 How many people do G4S recruit each year?
- 3 What kind of jobs can you get with G4S?
- 4 Who is the current Chief Executive of G4S?
- 5 Who are the people that work at G4S?
- 6 Who is the parent company of G4S Secure Solutions?
- 7 When did G4S face allegations of security lapses?
- 8 Are there any human rights issues with G4S?
Where does G4S get its security services from?
The company was set up in 2004 when London-based company Securicor amalgamated with Danish business Group 4 Falck. The company offers a range of services, including the supply of security personnel, monitoring equipment, response units and secure prisoner transportation.
How many people do G4S recruit each year?
As demand for security across the globe increases, we recruit, screen and deploy over 150,000 new security professionals each year.
What kind of jobs can you get with G4S?
Security Jobs. As a professionally trained Security Officer for G4S, you could be a member of the security team responsible for securing premises, such as building sites, courts, shops, warehouses, banks and factories as well as ports and airports. You would be conducting foot or vehicle patrols, controlling access at points of entry,…
Who is the current Chief Executive of G4S?
In 2005, Lars Nørby Johansen was succeeded as chief executive by Nick Buckles and, in 2006, the new G4S brand identity was rolled out across its business worldwide. In the same year, Alf Duch-Pedersen succeeded Jorgen Philip-Sorensen to become the non-executive chairman of the business.
Who are the people that work at G4S?
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Who is the parent company of G4S Secure Solutions?
Key people. G4S Secure Solutions (USA) is an American / British-based security services company, and a subsidiary of G4S plc.
When did G4S face allegations of security lapses?
We are starting to notice a domino effect. G4S subsidiary Wackenhut, in September 2005, faced allegations of security lapses at seven military bases where it was contracted to provide services. The company claimed the accusations were false and promoted by a union seeking to enroll its employees.
Are there any human rights issues with G4S?
A report prepared by Hugo Slim, a research fellow at University of Oxford, and commissioned by G4S stated that the company “had no causal or contributory role in human rights violations” and “there are clearly human rights failings in some parts of Israel’s security system, but G4S’s role is far removed from their immediate causes and impact.”