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24 Hour Support

Only a phone call away

We understand how important it is for you to access advice as soon as you need it. You can obtain advice on both work and non-work related issued by telephone anytime you require. The service is available 24 hours a day and 365 days a year.

Representation

Workplace representation when you need it most

SIU protect your best interest by representing you in disciplinary and grievance cases. Workplace problems can be daunting; therefore, we have help in place to protect your best interest and wellbeing.

Legal Defence

Specialist criminal defence

Changes to the legal aid system mean that very few could access legal aid. We ensure our members get the best possible legal represantion without a financial worry.

Accountancy

Deadline is the 31st of January 2022

Self employed self assessment annual returns

Spouse Cover

At no cost

Spouse membership is included with SIU membership without any additional cost.      

Mental Health

It's OK not to be OK

Residential psychological treatment due to stress, anxiety, and depression, and remote counseling. According to SIA, 1 in 3 security staff had similar symptoms in PTSD. We have support available around the clock when you require assistance in strict confidence. Remote consultations via video link and telephone are also available.

Online & in-store Discounts

Save £1000's

Access to online and in store savings at Starbucks, Apple, Samsung, New Look, Cineworld, EE, IHG, Alton Towers, Haven, Go Outdoors, Lenovo, Frankie & Bennies, P&O Cruises, Hotpoint, and many more.

Restaurant Discounts

Over 6,000 independent and chains

50% OFF or 241 at over 6,000 restaurants, cafés and pubs. Includes independent and chain providers such as Pizza Express, Prezzo and Hilton Hotels.

Executive Benefits

Worldwide

Executive tier benefits such as airport concierge, fast track security, and worldwide airport lounge access, including free drinks, quality food, newspapers, magazines, wi-fi, and work stations are available so you can have a fantastic time before your flight.

Insurance

Personal & Business

A wide range of discounted personal and business insurance products provided by our business partners.

Tax Rebate

Estimate your tax rebate instantly

We assist you to claim HMRC tax rebate on your fuel, SIA licence, HCPC registration and uniform cleaning cost for the past 5 years. You can simply calculate how much you can claim here: REBATE CALCULATOR

Welfare

For you and your family

A range of grants and emergency access accommodation are available to help you and your family when you need it most.

Malpractice Insurance

Medic SIU Membership

Medical Malpractice Insurance provided for Medic SIU Members. Skill set accepted from First Aider up to Critical Care Paramedic.

Public Liability Insurance

Medic SIU Membership

Medical malpractice insurance is provided for Medic SIU Members. Skillsets accepted from First Aider up to Critical Care Paramedic.

Trainers Insurance

Medic SIU Membership

Teach and instruct up to your scope of practice. Skillset accepted from First Aider up to Critical Care Paramedic.

e-Learning & Classroom CPD

Continuing professional development

We know how important it is to maintain and improve your knowledge and skills related to your professional life. A wide range of CPD access is provided, such as presentations, workshops, seminars, industry-specific events, e-learning, and training courses. You may complete as many as attendance and on-line courses with PC or mobile access via an app you wish and record them on the secure cloud. All certifications are personalised to you, CPD accredited, and formalised by The CPD Certification Service for global recognition.

Portfolio Building

Create your unique portfolio with ease

Portfolio builder enables you to demonstrate compliance with the requirements for CPD. You may combine portfolio requirements or create a generic one. You can also select your portfolio targets. This feature allows you to choose specific entries to include or exclude in your portfolio. This is a must-have feature, especially if you are a multi-registered professional such as dual role CP Medics. You can access the system 24/7 from anywhere and view activity reports and summary of achieved standards and download presentation files on-line or print with a simple click as the system takes care of the filing and creating of the document you require. Your can also record your secure diary & reflection practice and upload supporting evidence of development or record an analysis of an incident.

Breakdown Cover

UK Nationwide

Vehicle Breakdown Cover includes roadside assistance, home start, legal expenses insurance, accident recovery and insured car, overnight accommodation for up to 6 passengers, Key Loss/Break Assist and UK Nationwide vehicle recovery of six passengers.

Employer Credit Check

Is your employer a good payer?

Whether you are employed or self-employed it is always a worry when things go sour. We continuously monitor security companies and credit check them in order to alert our members if there is anything untoward.

Emergency Dental

Dental appointment across the UK

Emergency dental appointment to relieve dental pain or treat unexpected dental injuries.

Emergency Housing

UK Nationwide

We offer same day temporary emergency housing access housing for SIU Members.

Unlimited Refill Criminal Identifier

Farb Gel/Safehous Criminal Identifier Self Defence Spray

Defence spray is UK Legal. The spray ejects red colour dye on to the assailant's face and clothes for up to SEVEN days. It can't be washed off.

Unlimited Tuff Cuffs

Suitable as a main restraint device or as a backup

Provides a smart alternative to the carrying of bulky and heavy metal cuffs and plastic cable ties. Tuff-Ties are made of braided nylon cord with a reinforced poly-carbonate locking block, and these are very secure moreover nearly indestructible. Extremely compact, Tuff-Ties can be carried in your pocket or stashed in the bottom of your handcuff case as a backup. Pre-threaded - ready to use and apply. Easily carried and concealed restraint. Tiff-Ties reduces prisoner injury. Used and approved by over 4000 (ref Niton999.co.uk) police agencies and security forces in all types of arrest and restraint situations worldwide.

Operational Guide Cards

Arrest, Use of Force, Self Defence Guide Cards

Our guide cards make it an instant, easy access reference point in your pocket for you to refresh your memory, to quote to the offender and police, to justify your actions by backing it up with the applicable law either verbally or in a statement. Our guide cards are standard credit card size and thickness, waterproof and almost indestructible, and made in the UK to a very high specification.

Worldwide Private GP Service

Access when you need without waiting

No more waiting for your local GP appointment for SIU members. You and your family will be able to see a GP within minutes when you needed to. You can have your consultation that suits you for example by telephone or video link via FaceTime or WhatsApp.

Worldwide GP Prescriptions & Sick (Fit) Notes

Access when you need without waiting

Prescriptions issued and sent to your nearest pharmacy for collection or you may request for same day delivery. Sick (Fit) notes issued and emailed to you. If you are abroad, you can ask for a cross-border prescription.

GP Hospital Referrals

Access when you need without waiting

If necessary, open letter referrals (admissions) can be made into hospital wards to skip A&E waiting times.

Sickness Financial Support

Welfare Benefit

Financial support is available when you cannot work due to a workplace injury. The financial grant is 75% of your earnings, a maximum of £175 per week, besides statutory sick pay of £95.85 per week.

Physiotherapy Rehabilitation

Maximising workforce health

Residential and remote physiotherapy treatment following injury, illness, or surgery.

Wage Protection

Access when you need it most

Designed for both employed and self employed professionals who would like a hassle free recovery of their wages or invoices should the employer or client fails or refuses to pay.

Accident & Injury Compensation

For you and your family

If you had an injury at work it may be possible that your employer has been negligent, and you may have a claim against their employers' liability insurance.

Essential Cover at Work

When you need it most

There is around the clock help if you encounter a problem at work. Our advisors will give you initial advice and prepare your case. We will also make sure employers are compliant with the law and not infringing your rights.

Worldwide VIP Airport Lounge

Regarless of the class flown

Over 1,200 airport lounges worldwide, over 500 cities across 143 countries. Complimentary hot and cold food, WI-FI, takeout, showers, sleeping pods, relax before your flight in a stress-free environment away from the crowd.

Contracts and Documents

Unlimited for you and your family

Wide range of personalised contracts and documents such as but not limited to wills and power of attorney, rental/lease forms, real estate forms, service contracts, landlord contracts, partnership agreement, purchase agreement, employment contract, confidentiality agreement, non-disclosure agreement, cease & desist, consent, indemnity agreement, waiver/release agreement.

Access to Audiobooks

More than 200,000 audiobooks to chose from

You can access from PC or any smart device to more than 200,000 audibles to enhance your career, knowledge and skills as well as for entertainment. Audibles include but not limited to the following: Crime & Thrillers, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, History, Biographies & Memoirs, Action & Adventure, Education, Business, Health & Development, Fiction, Non-fiction, Comedy, Classics, Children, Film Radio & TV, Languages, Best Sellers and Audible Theatre.

Lone Worker Monitoring

Across the UK

Lone Worker Monitoring in the UK. Lone working creates a very high risk to your personal safety. As a member you will benefit from 24-hour lone worker support. The unit is discrete and simple to operate, one touch button for distress SOS alarm provides your immediate accurate GPS location and live tracking as well as opens 2-way voice channel to the monitoring station which will summon the help to your location. The unit is also capable of man down alert; detecting falls, blunt force, and lack of movement (unresponsiveness), subsequently automatically alerts the monitoring station.

Arrest Pocket Reminder Cards

Law Reminder Cards

Applicable for Members of Public who are not Police Constables. This is commonly known as "Citizens Arrest". The guide outlines the powers of arrest granted to you under Statutory Instruments and the Common Law. Our guide cards make it an instant easy access reference point in your pocket for you to refresh your memory, to quote to the offender and police, to justify your actions by backing it up with the applicable law either verbally or in a statement.

Use of Force Reminder Cards

Law Reminder Cards

The guide outlines when you can use force to apprehend offenders or defend yourself or property. Our guide cards are standard credit card size and thickness, waterproof and almost indestructible, and made in the UK to a very high specification.

Self Defence Reminder Cards

Law Reminder Cards

Benefits: Easily accessible in your wallet, hard-wearing and waterproof. Reduce the risk of counter criminal complaint by the offender; e.g. excessive force, false arrest, assault. Reduce the risk of civil litigation. Reduce the risk of a potential resist arrest situation and subsequent injury to yourself and to the offender. Improve confidence through knowledge. Improve professionalism. Improve credibility when handing over offenders to the police. Improve court credibility.