Surveillance

Experience has shown us that some injured workers will prolong their return to work by malingering or exaggerating their disabilities. Surveillance investigations should be initiated when you have good reason to believe the worker is misrepresenting his / her disability, and when visual evidence can be utilized or be a benefit in closing or managing […]

Domestic Investigations

The divorce process is messy and can become more complicated when emotions run high. Claims of abuse or neglect can determine which parent will retain custody of a child and under what conditions another parent can visit with their child. There are often claims of abuse or other factors that may determine a parent’s fitness; […]

Perform Risk / Gap Analysis

Perform Risk / Analysis In conducting the risk assessment of the property exposure, metrics are used. These metrics are a scoreboard. This allows the security professional to make the best possible risk-based solutions by quantitatively exposing areas of vulnerability. Deterrence Methods The goal for deference is to convince potential criminals that a successful crime is […]

Physical Security Assessment Scope

For a crime to occur, three conditions must be in place: Someone who wants to commit a crime A victim (Business) that does not present too many challenges No one to intervene and prevent the crime from occurring To combat crime your options are: Reduce the number of motivated offenders Make crime / offense more […]

Atlas Glinn’s Total Risk Management Services

Atlas Glinn is unique in our ability to provide comprehensive risk management solutions through an integrated approach involving security services, data analysis, special investigation resources and a partnership with our clients. Through cooperative efforts with clients and internal resources, Atlas Glinn is able to reduce client liabilities in a manner previously unavailable in the industry. […]

2020 Best of Katy Hall of Fame

Welcome to the Katy Business Hall of Fame! MAST Solutions is among a very small group of companies that have won the Best of Katy Award for three consecutive years. This distinction has qualified MAST Solutions for the 2020 Katy Business Hall of Fame. To commemorate your inclusion in this elite group an exclusive Hall […]

Premises Liability

PERIMETER ASSESSMENT REPORT (PAR) (PAR) is an effective security evaluation. In Premises – Liability cases, the “existence of a Legal Duty” element is essentially split into four parts: Plaintiff was invitee Defendant exercised control over the premises A dangerous premises condition existed Defendant had actual or constructive knowledge of the dangerous condition A visual inspection […]

Workplace Investigation

There is no shortage of news stories about the fallout that can come from harassment. Even if it takes place outside the workplace, harassment can affect an employer’s reputation and bottom line. When an employee makes a harassment ¬†complaint an investigation is required. Courts have ruled that failure to investigate amounts to discrimination. The law […]

Obtain Statements

How to obtain Statements, from the insured, the claimant and the witnesses. Statement: The statement is not a deposition; however, it does carry the formality, oath, or detail of a deposition. Insured: The adjuster should begin the investigation with a detailed statement from the insured. It is preferable to record the statement. More detail and […]

Liability Investigations

Liability Investigations Surveillance Accident Scene:¬† Liability Insurance Claims, encompasses many facets and roles: as an investigator, and insurance contract expert, and a person of empathy. Both the adjuster and investigator have an obligation to fulfill the promise made in the policy to defend and indemnify the insured. In doing so, they also protect the assets […]