Media and Law Enforcement

Media and Law Enforcement

Media and law enforcement in Australia have an oft tumultuous relationship. However, it is important that media understand their rights when dealing with law enforcement to get the maximum production value while still allowing police to conduct their duties. Also, the...
News and Documentary Production

News and Documentary Production

Media security and logistics is an interesting and ever-evolving field to be involved in. News and documentary teams are constantly pushing the boundaries in brilliantly artistic and engaging ways. Drone technology has also enhanced the ability of cameramen to acquire...
HEAT Course Wrap Up

HEAT Course Wrap Up

Global Media Risk has just wrapped up another successful Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) course for our clients in San Diego. The following video is one of the final scenarios that course participants face, all while live fire is occurring in the...
Australia’s Jihadis

Australia’s Jihadis

MORE than half of Islamic State’s recruits are foreigners, and they’ve got one thing in common. They don’t know much about Islam. Most are recent Islamic converts with minimal connection to Syria or Iraq. Another common denominator is their search for a meaningful...
Hostile Environment Awareness Training Singapore

Hostile Environment Awareness Training Singapore

Global Media Risk is now conducting our Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) courses in Singapore in conjunction with AV 8 Media. The HEAT course is designed for media staff, security personnel and travellers deploying to third world countries or high risk...
Journalist Access Vs Safety – A delicate Balance

Journalist Access Vs Safety – A delicate Balance

Complacency in our role as a risk consultants can be deadly. One lapse can be disastrous for both us and our clients. When operating or travelling in a high risk environment you can not afford to become complacent at any stage. This is especially prevalent for...