Security before, during and after leaving for vacation

Holidays and year-end approaching, Private Security Falcons advises you to take the necessary steps to have a holiday without setbacks. As important as hotel bookings, bus or plane tickets, enough money, etc., are some simple preventive measures that will ensure that our holidays are meant to be enjoyed.

BEFORE LEAVING:

  • Do not make noticeable.
  • Make sure doors and windows are closed. Check that the boiler is off.
  • Warn relatives or neighbors more confident you’ll be out. If possible, please ask them who has keys to your house if requirieren, if necessary ask that you keep valuables and collect your mail.
  • Tell them which sites, hotels, hostels, etc. you will be and proportional phones these places to reach you.
  • Unplug electrical appliances (TVs, radios, DVD, etc.) cannot be used. Leave the refrigerator at least cold to avoid wasting energy. Shuts off the gas.
  • Leave important papers locked or if possible leave a copy of them to your family.
  • Tells someone you trust about the insurance policy and what to do in case of a major accident (who. warning, will, etc.)
  • Preparing a travel kit containing: Drugs frequently and sufficient for more days that will be taken, provides a saturation of return flights.
  • If accounts with health insurance, investigates if the policy covers the place where you will, in that case, you must bring insurance card and identification of insured traveling.
  • Try to carry our bags to the car one night before or as far as possible that your output is very discreet.
  • Do not carry large sums of money at the start, it is recommended to take traveler’s checks or credit cards.
  • If you need to move you to the airport or bus station by taxi, requesting an official car of the bus station, airport or taxi somewhere. Never get into TAXIS IN THE STREET WITH LUGGAGE.
  • Identify the luggage placed any special or particular sign, which is properly secured, for example a ribbon. There are many similar bags and place them a sign can be very useful and save time.
  • Do not store in the bags of money or identification documents, they should carry in your purse or yourself.
  • Get a map of the place where when you arrive, and identifies: emergency telephones, nearby hospital, police, ATMs, tourist information centers, etc…
  • If the place you get a foreign language is spoken to you, make sure you know how to ask for help
  • Always carry personal identification with you, as well as medical insurance.

If you are staying in hotels, follow these simple tips to stay safe and trouble:

  • By registering on site, keep in sight your luggage.
  • Distinguish the employee carrying the luggage to your room, do not let him do strangers.
  • Deposit valuables and money are not going to use in the box hotel security.
  • During your stay in the room remains with the door closed.
  • If you leave your room, even for a short time, close the door and verify that it is properly closed.
  • Do not provide details of the hotel (name of the, room number, etc.) to strangers. Do not invite strangers to your room people.
  • If you are away, never leave a note in view saying when you will return.
  • If maintenance personnel attempt repairs (electricity, telephones, gas, water, etc.) or services (cleaning windows, etc.) and want to enter your room to do so, without you have requested not authorize their entry, call the front desk or hotel management and consult it for this staff.
  • Never leave your room key on the counter, make sure that you receive in hand the hotel clerk.
  • Immediately informs the manager or owner of the hotel if you observe suspicious persons.
  • Never leave a lit cigarette in the room
  • Do not take your hotel key.
  • If you have illness or require any please inform treatment management when entering the hotel.
  • If you pay by credit card or traveler’s check report it to management.
  • If you have a complaint about the care staff or a service, realizable writing to management.
  • Before making a complaint for theft of any belongings, check boxes, floor, under the bed, laundry or garbage and mentally reviewing your activities of the day, if you accuse unjustly someone, you will cause an unpleasant situation you and that you have charged.
  • Do not take objects owned by the hotel (ashtrays, towels, etc.).
  • Check the timing of meals and breakfasts. Do not make scandals, respect your neighbor’s room or floor.
  • Be sure to properly close your vehicle in the parking lot and not leave valuables inside.
  • Find out if they make currency exchange at the hotel or the place where you can do this.
  • Detects the location of fire extinguishers. Read guest notices and signs placed in the aisles to the fire.
  • Check periodically the operation of the communication system in your room.
  • Check the existence of the emergency lighting system. Check the lighting system in areas with increased exposure to theft (parking, service areas, pools, etc.).
  • When you get to the beach, leave your car in a safe place like a public parking, do not leave anything inside you can draw the attention of any offender.
  • Avoid going to very remote beaches. Some looking for privacy have been victims of assaults. On the beach keep an eye on your belongings and not leave them alone.
  • If you go with children do not lose sight. The activity of minors must be supervised by adults. Avoid sports practices in areas of public assembly.
  • Avoid exposure to excessive sunlight. The best time for sunbathing are before noon and after four in the afternoon.
  • Much attention if you go to buy drinks or food ambulatory. Beware of dehydration, we recommend bring your own liquid. Do not eat liquor if you are going to enter the sea.
  • If you have eaten expects prudent to slip to sea time, check your physical condition, and try not to turn our backs to the sea.
  • The rocky areas and docks are dangerous places to swim. It is best done in places guarded by lifeguards. Nothing always parallel to the shore, avoid introduce offshore.
  • Care for mats and tables as it is very easy to be swept out to sea.