Woodland Hills Security Professional Scores Award for 4th of July Gesture

Chris, who joined Universal Protection Service in Feb. 2014, attends Pierce College and is a combat medic with National Guard Reserve.

Security professional Chris Castaneda says he’s always willing to help someone in need. And that’s exactly what he did during his shift on the evening of July 4th in Woodland Hills, Calif. The Warner Center Towers’ lobby ambassador happened to be on assignment patrolling an eight-level parking structure with 2,364 […]

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Universal Clients Honored for Superb Commercial Properties

2014 Toby Award winner Burnett Plaza, Fort Worth, Tex.

Universal Services of America congratulates the following clients on receiving the 2014 Building Owners and Managers Association’s (BOMA) highest honor—The Outstanding Building of the Year® (TOBY) Award! TOBY Awards recognize commercial real estate property managers and owners exhibiting quality in office buildings and excellence in building managements. The awards were […]

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Hurricane Safety

Hurricane Safety

The hurricane season has officially begun with the first major storm, Arthur, forming on the East Coast this week. Universal Services offers some advice to help you protect your family and property. First, be sure to monitor your local weather or the national weather channel at www.nws.noaa.gov/nwr. Check to ensure that […]

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Keep Your Summer Carefree with These Safety Tip Reminders

Keep Your Summer Carefree with These Safety Tip Reminders

This week marks the first full week of summer. School is out and it’s time for the fun to begin! Strolls along the park, campouts, baseball outings and backyard barbecues abound. While preparing to take up your favorite activity, or maybe even tackling the next item on your bucket list, […]

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Universal Protection Service Obtains ISSC in a Recent Deal

Universal Protection Service Obtains ISSC in a Recent Deal

The latest company to be added to the Universal Services of America family is Industrial Security Service Corp. (ISSC). The company operates in a wide range of vertical business market segments and expands Universal Protection Service’s operations in the greater Houston, Texas, area. “This deal was strategically vital as it […]

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Northeast Universal Security Professionals Thanked for Saving a Life

Northeast Universal Security Professionals Thanked for Saving a Life

Universal Pro’s Northeast Region President Bob Wood, 2nd from right, congratulates Universal Pro security professionals Quinton June, right, and Yvonne Beckner for recently saving a lawyer’s life at their work location—the New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development. June began performing CPR when the lawyer working a labor case […]

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Universal Acquires San Diego Area City-Wide Electronic Systems

Universal Acquires San Diego Area City-Wide Electronic Systems

Universal Protection Security Systems is proud to announce the acquisition of City-Wide Electronic Systems, Inc, a family-owned business that provides a broad range of security monitoring, alarm services and automation to more than 2,000 commercial customers in California. “Adding City-Wide into the Universal team is a great complement to our […]

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Universal’s System Division Obtains Ranking on Security Dealer & Integrator’s Fast50List

Universal’s System Division Obtains Ranking on Security Dealer & Integrator’s Fast50List

Universal Protection Security Systems is excited to announce that they have placed on the Security Dealer & Integrator (SD&I) magazine Fast50 listing of the fastest-growing security dealers and integrators in North America. The SD&I Fast50 Rankings are based on revenue and percentage growth. “We are pleased to earn inclusion among […]

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Universal Professional Saves Man’s Life in LA

Universal Professional Saves Man’s Life in LA

 Congratulations to Universal Ambassador Edgar Hernandez, who saved a man’s life while on duty at Union Station in Los Angeles recently.  While doing a routine restroom check, Hernandez discovered a man hanging from the rafters by his shoelaces. Hernandez immediately made a radio call for assistance and held the man […]

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Tips for the Tax Season

Tips for the Tax Season

In preparation for the tax season, we have put together a list of deductions that taxpayers sometimes overlook. While you should always consult a tax professional for complete details, be sure to ask about these deductions for possible savings on your taxes this year. Using your home for business purposes […]

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