All of this is not to say that mistakes have not been made by armed security in the past. They have. That said; looking ahead, we may see more and more shipping companies reluctant to place security on board in certain areas. At the same time, more and more of the best security professionals may be leery of putting themselves in harm’s way only to be caught in the middle of a similar diplomatic row. And, that just might translate into more ship hijackings.
The Maritime Security Alliance
The maritime security alliance offers the service of one contact for an integrated solution to prevent ships against piracy and armed robbery. Several companies have bundled their expertise to build the best accumulated defense in the layered-defense system.