Assessment Services, L.L.C.?
is simple. Any organization is only as good as its employees, and
we’re sure you will agree that our employees are the best. While other
consultants struggle to stay current with industry-specific policies,
practices and procedures, in a very real way, we are actually establishing
Mr. Zehring has created, developed and is teaching what have become the
national standards regarding safety, security and preventative maintenance procedures in
Rental Housing and Apartment Communities, Manufactured Housing Communities, Overnight
Lodging Properties, as well as Self-Storage Facilities.
He has a comprehensive understanding in all facets of these industries including a working
knowledge of the risks associated with each one.
Mr. Zehring has nearly 20 years of experience as a crime
prevention expert employed in a law enforcement capacity. Mr.
Zehring is also the founder and Executive Director of the Arizona-based
International Crime Free Association.
been consulting regularly with local, county, state, provincial and
federal law enforcement agencies, community and corporate leaders,
mayors, city council members and other elected officials in more than
1,000 cities internationally for more than 10 years.
browse our site to view information regarding our experience and
expertise in your area of interest.
Expert Witness Services - We are available to
assist you should a lawsuit arise. We can provide you with discovery assistance, case
preparation, preliminary opinions and expert witness courtroom testimony for litigation
involving allegations of inadequate or improper security measures,
negligence, misconduct, false arrest, use of force issues and evidentiary photography (medium format and 35mm films, digital and video photography + in-house editing
involving premises liability is one of the fastest growing types of
personal injury lawsuits. A recent study suggests that in the past
couple decades, verdicts ranged from $1 million to $2.1 million, in
favor of the Plaintiff in such cases. The average settlement is now over
of Mr. Zehring's expertise is on the internal, day-to-day operations of
each industry. Scrutinizing the policies, practices and procedures of
the particular business will serve to determine whether they are
reasonable and consistent with the current standards of that specific
process is completed, we can assist with determining if the business
operated within the accepted customs and practices of the industry. This
is a necessary step to decide whether the business appeared to be at
fault on the day of a given incident, and on whom the fault may be
On Site Security Surveys - conduct
vulnerability assessments of company policies, building design, lighting, landscaping and
locking devices, crime analysis (compile crime statistics based upon police reports and
unreported crimes in and around a target location). We will provide suggestions that
effective and appropriate control measures that are
commensurate with the risks to which your organization is exposed.
Risk Management Services
Risk Management is similar to Crisis Management in a lot of ways. To
illustrate this, consider the fact that there is a substantial
difference between Crisis Management and Management by Crisis.
Crisis Management is a systematic approach using proven strategies to
avoid a potential crisis. Management by Crisis usually involves an unprepared, panicked response to
unforeseen tragedies as they occur. Often split second decisions are
made that provide only temporary solutions until the next crisis arises,
and the risk of litigation is always present.
Risk Management is also a systematic approach using proven strategies to
avoid potential losses. Simply put, Risk Management is how you manage
the risk of a loss. A loss can arise from many different areas,
such as internal theft, the criminal acts of others, lawsuits and on the
job injuries, to name a few. Risk Management is fundamental to the security and stability of any
Speaking Engagements - Mr.
Zehring is an accomplished conference and keynote speaker. Regarded as
an expert in safety and security related issues, he has conducted
conferences for law enforcement officers, crime prevention
practitioners, property owners and managers of various industries
internationally for the past 10 years.
Mr. Zehring’s presentation style is that of a motivational speaker using
high energy, appropriate humor and audience involvement techniques that
are certain to provide effective solutions and leave a lasting impact on
your staff and employees.
Employee Training - Mr. Zehring has nearly
20 years of experience training on a wide variety of crime prevention related topics, including C.P.T.E.D.
(Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design) and the prevention of armed
robbery, internal theft, workplace violence, shoplifting and burglary.
His training is directed to law enforcement and security officers, and
the employees of banks and credit unions, convenience stores, regional
shopping malls and other retail businesses.
Since 1986, Mr. Zehring has also been an instructor with the National Safety
Council. Having completed all of the necessary courses to earn his Advanced Safety Certificate,
Mr. Zehring teaches in a corporate environment on various safety-related
topics including workplace safety, CPR and First Aid, back injury
prevention, accident investigation, and issues regarding personal
protective equipment (P.P.E.), material safety data sheets (M.S.D.S.),
and violence in the workplace.
Call for a full list of training topics that are available.
Shopping centers, regional malls,
retail stores, banks, restaurants, car washes, parking garages and parking lots,
multiple family dwellings, including apartments, townhouses, condominiums,
manufactured home parks, hotels and motels,
self storage lockers, office buildings and industrial plants, roadways, walkways, shipping and receiving,
stairways, ramps, and exits.
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