Smith Anderson Lunch and Learn

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On Thursday, February 4, 2010, Risk Management Associates, Inc. hosted a Lunch and Learn session for approximately 20 paralegals and attorneys from Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan. The goal of the program was to update Smith Anderson about the resources available in security and investigations. Topics included asset searches, background investigations, theft, embezzlement, subject location, and computer forensics. …

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RMA Conducts Theft Investigation

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Risk Management Associates was contacted by attorneys with Smith Anderson and asked to assist in an investigation concerning the loss of product and possible employee involvement at a packaging and distribution warehouse that handles industrial grade paper products. Stock shortages had been realized for several months and recently, employees and one vendor have indicated that first quality goods could be …

Cell Phones Are Safe… Aren’t They?

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Imagine this scenario: You’re unavoidably called out of town for the week and are reluctantly forced to delegate the operation of a meeting with some important clients to Bob, an employee who, despite his best efforts, is less than “tech-savvy.” Everything seems to be going swimmingly though, and the meeting is set to begin on time. Just before everyone takes …

RMA Completes Safety and Emergency Preparedness Study for Ivy Tech

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Risk Management Associates, Inc. conducted a survey and assessment of the fourteen Ivy Tech Community College regions from September through October 2009. The task was to determine the degree compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), the physical and operational security posture, and the level of implementation of the Ivy Tech …

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RMA Awarded Blast and CBRNE Vulnerability Assessment Project

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Risk Management Associates has been awarded a project to conduct a Blast Analysis and CBRNE (chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear explosive) Vulnerability Assessment for Naval Facilities Engineering Command Engineering Services Center (NAVFAC ESC). RMA will conduct a comprehensive blast analysis for specific critical facilities. The blast analysis will include modeling of individual facilities using computer software. Findings will include all …

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Kevin M. McQuade Earns Certified Protection Professional

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Kevin McQuade has earned the designation of Certified Protection Professional from ASIS International. Nearly 10,000 professionals have earned the designation of CPP. This group of professionals has demonstrated its competency in the areas of security solutions and best-business practices through an intensive qualification and testing program. As a result, these men and women have been awarded the coveted designation of …

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RMA Awarded Technical Editor Position

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Risk Management Associates has been awarded a contract to to NAVFAC ESC in Port Hueneme, California. As the central point of quality control and organization, the Technical Editor position is a critical component in the success of the NAVFAC ATFP program. This position helps to extend the professionalism and image of the NAVFAC ATFP organization by ensuring documents are free …

Practical Considerations for Blast Mitigation

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We were recently asked by a client to provide information on how they should protect their facility from potential vehicle-born improvised explosive devices. Although this information was written specifically for an educational facility, the principles of how and when to apply blast mitigation procedures and protocols are appropriate for a variety of other companies and organizations as well.

The Basics of Computer Forensics

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In recent years, shows like CSI and others have made the general public aware of the concept of forensics – the use of science and technology to investigate and establish facts in criminal or civil courts of law (Source: However, based on storytelling time constraints imposed on television shows and movies, certain processes and procedures are often oversimplified, enhanced, and …