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Display name: Dolf Scheepers
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Former SANDF commissioned officer. Proud to have been a recipient of the Southern Cross Medal in the former SADF. Currently Managing Director in Thorburn Security Solutions.

The provision of security services to mines in South Africa has become much more complex in a country consistently portraying complexity, labour and community intolerance.

With the passing on of former Pres Mandela come changed priorities, unscheduled activities and an influx of peo

Not the easiest of rides on the “ship” leading to the elections in 2014 and neither being on an opposing ship!

The Thorburn Mobile Command Unit, a tactical mobile workstation backed up by CCTV cameras and on board monitori

Recently the private security sector in South Africa was under attacked in a so called Green Paper on Policing for interfering and trying to take over the role of the SA Police in crime fighting.

Are we in SA not focusing too much on the old dream – are we not managing our future by relying on the old dream of a revolution?

BBBEE has become focused on points scored rather than the spirit of the redistribution of wealth and skills development

Emotions of poor performance, laziness and general slackness amongst some people in South Africa has driven me to thoughts on the lessons of life – in short reality.

The period May to September is known as strike season as this is the time period when most and predominantly mining wage negotiations, takes place.

With more than 8 000 registered security businesses the “cake” is not big enough to give everyone a sizeable opportunity under current conditions.

2012 saw the bloodiest and most stretched out labour actions in many years in SA.


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