Security Services

Protecting and saving lives through actionable insights & quality delivery

International SOS security experts understand your needs like no other partner: more than 30 years of experience gives us an unparalleled understanding of your security threats and risk challenges wherever they are, even in the most remote and fragile environments of the world - on land, at sea or in the air.

Together we can focus on prevention, helped by innovative technology and our expertise. We offer real-time, actionable intelligence and on-the-ground high quality delivery. In the event of extreme weather or a security incident, we provide an immediate response providing peace of mind. For your routine or emergency needs, our bespoke solutions can help you achieve greater productivity and resilience in a sustainable way with measurable return on investments.


Our services in action: helping you build resilience to global risks

hotel safety: travel risk management

Hotel Security Advisor, just one feature of our Travel Risk Management service, provides an ever-increasing database of security assessed hotels, which weigh a hotel’s security measures against its dynamic threat environment. Explore our service.


Watch our special briefing on the geopolitical shifts in the Middle East and the global impact of recent events. The video provides our assessment on the current situation, areas for potential escalation, and crucial advice on how to build resilience to the risks now and in future.

The situation is evolving. For our latest intelligence, you should refer to our most recent alerts or speak to our security teams around the world.


To protect the safety of a mobile workforce, organisations should ensure that employees travelling to or are based in areas at-risk from natural hazards should be briefed on what to do in the event of an emergency, and understand the support available and its limitations.

For people in some locations, formal training might be necessary, including first aid and the use of emergency equipment.

increasing cyber crime: Travel risk management 

Cyber security should be seen as one among many travel security threats that face organisations, particularly those with a large travelling workforce. 

Organisations can better develop defensive strategies to mitigate this risk, whether that is in the office or when their people are travelling.


This International Women's Day, our experts Dr Nikki Mepham, Medical Director, Sally Llewellyn, Regional Security Director EMEA and Shireen Advani Lee, General Manager, Legal, uncover the unique challenges, trends and advice for protecting and supporting female travellers.

the international sos security difference

Specialist insight and analysis: access to over 2,600 dedicated security experts through 11 Security & Intelligence operation centres.
Supporting readiness and resilience: optimal preparation through preventative travel assessments, the development of security risk policies, and evacuation plans.
Technology: latest technological solutions for security training, as well as tracking and communication with the mobile workforce. 
Global footprint: efficient and swift support for our clients on the ground through our partner network of almost 2,000 credentialed security providers. 
Local expertise: our experts speak over 60 languages, have all lived and worked in the regions they manage. Their extensive experience includes: analysis, commercial security, crisis management, logistics, and operational intelligence. 
One solution partner: medical and security risks most often come hand in hand. Through our alliance, clients have one point of contact for all issues concerning travel risk management.