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First Response Group named one of the Sunday Times 10 Fast Track Ones to Watch

First Response Group is proud to be chosen as one of the Sunday Times 10 Fast Track Ones to Watch in the 24th annual Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100 league table. The Sunday Times 10 Fast Track Ones to Watch showcases companies who are set to grow rapidly and have the potential to …

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FRG turns purple to champion disability inclusion in the workplace #PurpleLightUp

To recognise UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) on 3rd December 2020, FRG turned purple on social media supporting #PurpleLightUp, a global movement that celebrates and champions the economic contribution of the 386 million disabled employees around the world. Since 2017, #PurpleLightUp has been driving momentum for disability inclusion across hundreds of organisations, reaching …

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FRG named Security & Fire Excellence Awards Finalists

We are excited to announce FRG are finalists in this year’s Security & Fire Excellence Awards! We have been shortlisted in two categories: Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative of the Year Security Guarding Company of the Year under 25 Million Pounds Turnover Being named finalists in one of the industry’s most prestigious awards recognises our commitment …

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FRG completes £6M refinancing to continue rapid growth

First Response Group (FRG) today announced it has completed refinancing with Leumi ABL via a structured £6m ABL facility, including Confidential Invoice Discounting and Term Loans to support future growth aspirations. Founded in 2007, the Leeds based Security, Fire and FM solutions specialists hold the coveted NSI Guarding Gold accreditation and, as an ACS Pacesetter, …

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FRG Co-Founder elected chairperson of the Malawi-UK Business Group

We are delighted to congratulate Edgar Chibaka, FRG Co-Founder and Director, upon his election as chairperson of the Malawi-UK Business Group, an organisation founded in 2017 to support, facilitate and develop business flow between Malawi and the UK in the global market. Edgar co-founded FRG with Jamal Tahlil in 2007 and has been intrinsic to …

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FRG joins IWFM to give evidence on low pay in the security industry to UK Government

On Wednesday 15th July FRG supported the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM) at the Low Pay Commission (LPC)’s annual consultation on future wage rates, providing views and insight from the security profession on the issue of low pay. The LPC is the independent public body that advises the UK Government about the National …

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FRG Commercial Director Appointed to Living Wage Foundation Recognised Service Provider Leadership Group

We are pleased and proud to announce Troy Moffatt, FRG Commercial Director, as been appointed to the Living Wage Foundation Recognised Service Providers Leadership Group. Formed in 2015, the Leadership Group is composed of members with specialist service industry experience and insight. It aims to support and drive position change in matters relating to the …

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First Response Group Receive Accreditation by NASDU (National Association of Security Dog Users)

First Response Group (FRG) continue to provide the highest standards in the industry with the NASDU (National Association of Security Dog Users) accreditation. Established in 1996, NASDU promotes standards, training and education within the private security dog sector and offers support and guidance to members and end users. It’s aim is to achieve and promote …

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First Response Group Become Living Wage Foundation Recognised Service Providers

At First Response Group we understand that our greatest assets are our colleagues delivering the services and working hard for our clients and believe that they should receive a fair day’s pay for a fair day’s work. To support this we have been working with Living Wage Foundation and are delighted to have been certified …

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