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The pharmaceutical industry is a diverse field encompassing research, manufacturing, distribution, and marketing, with a broad range of potential security vulnerabilities.

Pharmaceutical firms, their suppliers, and associated firms have become major targets of theft, vandalism, property damage, product tampering, eco-terrorism, and litigation. Professional security planning is required to effectively manage risk specific to the  pharmaceutical environment.

U.S. Security Associates’ integrated, full-service approach to security provides a range of prevention and protection services and proven reliability to meet both the conventional and extended security needs  of the field.

Our security service professionals provide pharmaceutical clients with comprehensive guidelines for security, focusing on threat assessments, situation analysis, and strategic planning to identify and  mitigate potential risks.

We bring our pharmaceutical clients the experience of security experts who have managed or led teams for over 1,000 pharmaceutical industry meeting  and event security details — some with more than 4,000 attendees — and over 1,100 security escort operations on loads and convoys of pharmaceutical  cargo in transit.

In addition to offering uniformed security forces to bio-science and pharmaceutical companies,  U.S. Security Associates also provides services specific to this industry in the following areas:

  • Threat assessments, consulting and investigations
  • Facilities protection
  • Crisis management
  • Emergency/unusual event response
  • Intellectual property security for research and development activities
  • Access control
  • Fire prevention and life safety programs
  • Investigation and protection against product tampering, counterfeiting, and diversion
  • Protection of competitive research, production, and product and marketing information
  • Supply chain logistics security, including over-the-road escorts of drugs in transit
  • Meeting and event security
  • Domestic and international executive protection
  • Intervention in threats of workplace violence and kidnap and ransom
  • Management of threats from animal-rights and other activist groups, including security during demonstrations and residential security
  • Secure retrieval of company cars, computers, documents, and drug samples from departing employees

For more information, please contact the U.S. Security Associates office near you.

About U.S. Security Associates

U.S. Security Associates (USA) is one of North America's largest security companies, with 160 locally-responsive offices providing premier national security services and global consulting and investigations to customers in a range of industries. Recognized for world class customer service, leading-edge technology, and an enterprise approach to risk management, USA offers optimized security solutions to meet specific customer needs. USA is committed to building quality security and risk management programs that are Safe. Secure. Friendly.®. USA’s investment in a culture of excellence is reflected not only by BEST Awards from the American Society for Training & Development, consistent ranking on the Training magazine Top 125, and technology-driven quality management system, but also by the award-winning customer service delivered by the company’s leadership team and security officers on a daily basis.

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