Bahamas Security Services

Bahamas Travel Risk Management and Secure Transportation

ETS Risk Management provides travel risk management, secure transportation, and executive protection services in Nassau, Bahamas. We have an excellent team of local security personnel that facilitates and provides a high level of protective services in the region.


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Secure Airport Transfers in Nassau

ETS provides secure airport transfers to your destination at affordable rates. Our local security team can meet you in the airport terminal, escort you to the vehicle and ensure a safe transition.  We also provide a reciprocal service from your hotel which will enhance your personal security when traveling back to the airport.

Our secure transportation network consists of vetted security drivers with excellent local knowledge, a range of non-armored vehicles and highly skilled close protection officers to suit requirement or risk.

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Bahamas Security Overview

Criminal activity in Nassau is high and includes both violent and non-violent crime.  Crime increases in central city locations, but a risk is present throughout the Bahamas. Most incidents are targets of opportunity such as muggings, pickpocketing and snatching personal belongings. This happens at a much higher frequency in crowded areas or during the hours of darkness.  Armed violence does exist and the threat to foreign travelers is increasing. Criminals are known to follow their victims and will likely use violence if they attempt to resist.

The standard of driving in the Bahamas is below the level recognized by the U.S.  Local drivers can travel at excessive speeds where road conditions are unsafe.  Unpredictable and erratic driving is common. Drink driving remains a concern, although this is illegal.  There is a high risk of road traffic collisions (RTCs) due to the poor driving standards and road conditions.

If we can help with any of the above, please don’t hesitate to get in touch

FAQ’s for Secure Travel to Bahamas

Is business travel to the Bahamas Safe?2024-03-28T08:16:20-04:00

The Bahamas, especially in central city locations, has a severe crime issue with pickpocketing and theft considered the most frequent.  However, the threat from armed violence does exist and international travelers are becoming increasingly vulnerable.

Road traffic accidents are also a common occurrence in the Bahamas, with many local drivers lacking basic road safety standards.  To improve personal security and your overall business travel experience consider secure ground transportation as part of a dynamic security plan.

Are armored vehicles used in the Bahamas?2024-03-28T08:10:59-04:00

No, armored vehicles are not routinely used in the Bahamas as they are not commensurate with risk.

What is biggest danger to international travelers in the Bahamas?2024-03-28T08:13:23-04:00

Road traffic accidents are the biggest risk to international travelers visiting the Bahamas.  According to OSAC 2019, serious road traffic accidents increased by 29%.  The last significant incident resulted in a “mass casualty” response, when a tour bus carrying 32 travelers was involved in an incident.

Are rideshare services safe in the Bahamas?2024-04-09T02:45:25-04:00

The Bahamas has a high risk of road traffic accidents due to poor driving standards and unsafe conditions. Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is also a growing concern and could be contributing to the rise in serious incidents.  Click here to read more about the risk of utilizing rideshares in unfamiliar environments.

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