February 22

The Zika Virus Is Still A Risk In Certain Regions

Whilst the Zika virus no longer occupies the front [...]


Whilst the Zika virus no longer occupies the front pages of our newspapers a recent World Health Organization report has not only highlighted the ongoing risks of Zika but also that it has spread extensively across South East Asia, and now affects key tourist destinations including Thailand and Indonesia. At Explore Secure we actively encourage all Travel Risk Management, be they business groups, students or vacationers, to always carefully plan and prepare for the trip abroad in order to not only understand any risks – but also how best to mitigate them so as to best enjoy a rewarding trip. To that end we urge all those heading overseas to understand Zika, where it is prevalent and the best measures to take to reduce exposure.


February 15

How Can Female Travelers Reduce The Risk Of Being Targeted By Criminals?

Female travelers can adapt and minimize the chance [...]


Female travelers can adapt and minimize the chances of encountering threats. Business Travel Security This is the underlying principle of travel safety. Identify the threat or danger early and prepare accordingly so as to minimize the risk. The trick is not to avoid travel, but simply to prepare and adapt to traveling as a female to maximize safety.


December 14

Explore Secure - Elearning Travel Security & Safety Training

Driving in an unfamiliar country can be stressful [...]


Driving in an unfamiliar country can be stressful for many people, navigating around a busy town or city to find your hotel or meeting point, then trying to find parking is added pressure you don’t need Travel Security Training. It also increases your risk significantly, not only due to the overarching threat of getting lost and taking a wrong turn into a dangerous area, or being involved in an accident, but also because of what may happen if stopped by the police. If you don’t speak the language and you can’t communicate, it’s quite possible a simple situation could escalate in the wrong direction quite quickly.