SECURITY SPECIALISTS

TO THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

about us

Location Assist have been providing Security to the Entertainment Industry since our inception in 2003 and it’s been an epic ride ever since!

Our company has steadily grown into one of the market leaders in Film and TV Location Security supplying SIA qualified operatives to films, TV, commercials and music videos.

Our extensive knowledge of the industry has enabled us to manage each job on an individual basis looking at all aspects of the set security including a fully qualified Traffic Management team for any highways shooting.

We are fully committed to ensuring all our clients are completely satisfied with the quality of service we provide – This is how we give all our clients the incentive to recommend us to others!

We have public liability and professional liability insurances tailored to the film, television and events industry.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for a friendly and efficient service.

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Close Protection

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Traffic Management

security services

Location Security

Unit Based Security

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Location Assist provide a bespoke Security service to the Film and TV Industry.

Over the last 10 years we have built up an extremely strong security team securing the services of the most sought after Lead Men in the industry.

As a company we fully understand the importance of continuity of Security staff so we assign a Lead Man to liaise with the Location team to ensure the smooth and safe running of every Production.

We will also provide a Street Reservations Team to ensure that while on Location all your parking bays for the Technical and Unit Base vehicles are kept clear and allocated areas are kept coned for as long as required.

We will always attempt to limit the disruption to the public and realise how important it is for our Operatives to build relationships with local residents to ensure smooth running at all times.

You may email us a copy of any Parking requirements prior to shooting so our staff can position all vehicles correctly and according to plan.

Our staff will be onsite ahead of your base to ensure that your vehicles can gain an unobstructed access to your unit base.

The Security Operative will liaise with the unit manager and transport captain to ensure your all set and production vehicles are correctly parked.

We will locate a water supply and maintain fuel levels on equipment and ensure that all cast and crew members are politely and clearly instructed where to park and who to report to.

All deliveries and collections will be taken care of and we will ensure a clean and tidy site at all times.

We fully understand how important it is to have continuity of staff on base and we will make sure this happen by keeping your base safe and secure twenty four hours a day.

Studio Security

Close Protection Services

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Location Assist has extensive experience providing Security in studios across the UK working on Commercials, TV Dramas and Feature Films.

Our staff will work in conjunction with the onsite security team to ensure we are fully aware of studio rules and regulations.

Our Security Operatives will greet the cast and crew on arrival and direct them to the designated areas, open and close Stages and ensure all areas are kept safe and secure.

As part of our Security Solutions we also supply fully trained SIA licensed Close Protection Officers providing both overt and covert protection.

We work alongside TV, Film and Music companies protecting our clients from threats such as stalking, over enthusiastic fans and eager paparazzi.

All our Close Protection Officers are continually assessed and kept up to date with the ever changing tactics of Close Protection Tactics and our services include:

  • Protection of Film Crews and Film Staff on Location and Studio
  • Full Site Risk Assessment of all Locations
  • Organising secure travel procedures between locations
  • Bespoke Plan providing complete threat and risk assessment
  • One to One Body guarding and Non-Invasive Personal Protection

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traffic management

Security Traffic Management

Planning & Consultation

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Location Assist can assist you with all your Traffic Management needs from full road closures to pedestrian stop and go.

We supply NRSWA qualified Supervisors and Traffic Managers who are experienced film stewards and fully understand the Production and Filming process.

We will provide a full site risk assessment and method statement along with the support and flexibility to deal with changing briefs and schedules.

Our Traffic Management Teams provide all signage, traffic systems, barriers and cones and these can be adapted to fit last minute decisions within the regulations and agreements with local authorities.

Please contact us to discuss at an early planning stage any ideas for road locations that fit the brief from your script.

We have public liability and professional liability insurances tailored to the film, television and events industry.

At Location Assist we offer a full and comprehensive planning service for all your traffic management requirements.

Our Traffic Management Design Team work closely with our clients to ensure all works meet with their needs, minimising disruption to the public and maximising safety to the site area at all times.

From a small manual Stop-Go system to multi road closures and multi-head traffic light systems , our fully qualified Traffic team will be on hand to ensure smooth running at all times.

credits

Our core clients are household names
from the Film, TV & Music Industry.
  • You, Me and the Apocalypse
  • Sherlock
  • Luther Series 1, 2 , 3, 4
  • Lewis
  • Jekyll & Hyde
  • Endeavour Series 1,2,3
  • Dr Foster
  • Catastrophe
  • Broadchurch
  • The Theory of Everything
  • The Imitation Game
  • The Brothers Grim
  • Macbeth
  • Kings Speech
  • Doctor Strange
  • The Danish Girl
  • Avengers 2 – Age of Ultron

recruitment

Our business has been built upon the core principle of putting our clients first.

We do this by recruiting people who demonstrate the highest level of professional conduct and integrity.

All Security Operatives are SIA qualified and subjected to a comprehensive vetting procedure which enables us to maintain our high professional standard at all times.

If you feel you are the right person to join our team then please add your current CV to the link below and one of our team will be in contact shortly.

Contact Jay or Sean on (01277) 887111 or email info@locationassist.co.uk.







The safety of the people
shall be the highest law.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

contact

This is how to contact Location Assist. We would love to hear from you!

Do you need security,
have a question or comment?

Location Assist
Unit 8, Farm Estate, Brentwood Road, Herongate, Brentwood, Essex, CM13 3LH