Covid-19: GUK & RUK Show Why Training is Key in a Crisis

During the height of the Covid-19 pandemic, we saw our front of house services hit the most due to office closures and home working. Many sites were temporarily reduced to one receptionist. A Building Manager at one specific site, who formed part of the wider RUK team was a vulnerable individual and it was deemed


Covid-19: GUK Head Office Adapts to New Ways of Working

Here at GUK, our Head Office and operational commitments have continued throughout the coronavirus pandemic. The security and protection of our buildings whilst supporting our clients and staff has been our top priority. It has been essential for us to adapt quickly in an ever-changing environment. We’ve continued to provide security and service solutions for


Covid-19: GUK’s Strategic approach to Leicester Local Lockdown

Our strategic approach to planning for a second lockdown meant that our teams were ready and waiting for immediate dispatch as soon as the second lockdown was announced in Leicester. Our team of strategic planners had already highlighted areas which were at particular risk of a second lockdown, and team leaders in these areas were


Covid-19: GUK Expand Mobile Security Provision

Lockdown restrictions have meant many businesses faced the prospect of their premises being empty for a prolonged period of time. With demand for mobile patrols across the UK increasing by 20% overnight when lockdown came into effect, GUK were able to respond by rapidly increasing our fleet to cover the additional requests, whilst also maintaining


Covid-19: GUK’s Reactive Solution to Fly-Tipping

Many areas of the country have experienced a sharp rise in fly-tipping over the past few months due to a reduction in waste disposal services during lockdown. It’s a common problem that can cost a company millions of pounds to resolve, so when a GUK client sought help we were quick to investigate. We first


Face Covering Law

From Friday 24th July 2020 In England, you must by law wear a face covering in the following settings: Public Transport Shops and Supermarkets Measures can be taken if people do not comply with this law. Transport operators can deny service or direct someone to wear a face covering. If necessary, the police and Transport


GUK’s Carbon Neutral status

    GUK are passionate about continually reducing our energy consumptions and are proud of our Carbon Neutral status.  We have achieved this through many methods, including but not limited to:   Carbon off setting through tree planting, solar and wind schemes Our mobile patrol fleet includes fully electric vehicles We utilise energy efficient alternatives


GUK’s Recruitment Open Evening

                    Recruitment Open Evening – Wednesday 26th February 2020 from 16.00 – 20.00 GUK need you! Due to extensive growth within Central London, GUK are launching our first Recruitment Open Evening.  We are looking for anyone with experience as: Security/Reception Managers Security/Reception Supervisors Receptionists Security Officers


GUK’s appointed as the remote monitoring partner for V-Ceptor

GUK’s Remote Monitoring Centre goes from strength to strength.  Our recent appointment as the monitoring partner for V-Ceptor, one the UK’s premiere suppliers of high tech CCTV towers is an example of this.  V-Ceptor required a monitoring partner who shared their commitment to professionalism, quality and customer service.  GUK’s 24/7 Control Centre monitors all CCTV