DHS has approved Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. for protection under the SAFETY Act*.
After an extensive review by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) of the service standards adopted and followed by Securitas Security Services USA, Inc., the DHS has awarded Securitas USA, and certain of its affiliates, SAFETY Act protection (Designated).
Congress passed the SAFETY Act as part of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to encourage the development of anti- terrorism products and services by limiting liability from claims brought as a result of a DHS-designated terrorist attack where approved anti-terror technology or services are deployed.
Briefly, here is what this protection means to our valued customers:
The SAFETY Act’s provisions have not been tested, and certain of the foregoing statements are based on interpretations of the SAFETY Act’s provisions and the regulations promulgated thereunder. For more information about the Department of Homeland Security and the SAFETY Act, visit www.safetyact.gov
- When applicable, the SAFETY Act should extend the protection to all parties in the supply chain, including all of Securitas USA’s government and private sector customers and subcontractors.