Security officers
Industry bodies

NZ Security Awards: Finalists announced

Marking International Security Officers’ Day in style, the New Zealand Security Association has announced the finalists for the 2020 New Zealand Security Awards. “Today is International Security Officers’ Day (24 July or 24/7) so it […]

Keisha Rihari
Industry bodies

NZSA announces final Covid-19 Guardian Award

New Zealand Security Association announces the fifth and final Covid-19 Guardian Award winner is Keisha Rihari from FIRST Security Guard Services in Northland. According to the NZSA, Keisha has been recognised for her outstanding work […]

Anton Kritzinger
Industry bodies

NZSA announces fourth Covid-19 Guardian Award

New Zealand Security Association announces fourth Covid-19 Guardian Award winner as Anton Kritzinger from Armourguard. Anton will receive his award for his actions in diffusing a potentially dangerous situation on an Auckland bus during Covid-19 […]

Miranda Clark and Bryan Keightley
Industry bodies

NZSA announces third Covid-19 Guardian Award

NZSA announces the third Covid-19 Guardian Award winners are Miranda Clark and Bryan Keightley from Aegis Private Security in Tauranga. Miranda and Bryan have received their awards for outstanding service performed at Tauranga’s Baypark Covid-19 […]

Guardian Awards
Industry bodies

NZSA announces second Covid-19 Guardian Award

New Zealand Security Association announces Guardforce Security team at Pakuranga Plaza in Auckland as second Covid-19 Guardian Award winners. The first team recipient of the recently instituted awards scheme is Guardforce’s Pakuranga Plaza security team […]

Covid-19 Guardian Award
Features

NZSA announces first Covid-19 Guardian Award

New Zealand Security Association announces its first Covid-19 Guardian Award winner as Marcus Hendriksen from Allied Security in Dunedin. Marcus Hendriksen from Allied Security in Dunedin has been named as the first NZSA Covid-19 Guardian […]

Private security services
Industry bodies

NZSA Covid-19 Update: PPE and workers for industry

With supply of both personal protective equipment and security personnel drying up as lockdown enters its second week, the NZSA scrambles to get member access to both. Personal protective equipment Following from its previous update, […]

World Health Organisation
Features

Essential security workers face PPE shortage

Amid PPE shortage, WorkSafe reiterates employer responsibility for worker safety and New Zealand Security Association looks for alternative mask, glove and sanitiser supply lines. In recently updated Covid-19 information on its website, WorkSafe acknowledges that […]

Private security services
Features

Security deemed essential

In accordance with decisions made by the New Zealand Cabinet today,  a 1pm update to the government’s www.covid19.govt.nz website now lists all private security services as essential. According to the update, “security is considered an […]

Employment Relations
Industry bodies

Sweeping legislative changes come into effect

New Zealand Security Association CEO Gary Morrison outlines a number of legislative changes that stand to significantly impact on providers of security services. Over the next few months businesses will be faced with a number […]