SOURCE: McCann Protective Services

July 25, 2006 08:30 ET

McCann Protective Services Rolls Out Driver Guard to Ensure Safe Travels

Driver Guard Provides a Complete Range of Driving Services and Vehicles to Address any Scenario

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 25, 2006 -- McCann Protective Services,, a leading executive protection firm, rolls out Driver Guard,, a premium service that ensures that passengers are kept safe and secure in the busiest of traffic and arrive at their destination relaxed and ready to engage in business or pleasure.

"It is a disturbing fact of life that having a high profile corporate image, being famous or simply financially secure, can make someone a victim of their own success," says Michael McCann, president of McCann Protective Services and the former chief of security for the United Nations. "Our Driver Guard program ensures the complete safety of our clients on the road and minimizes opportunities for potential assailants who may view this executive as a ransom source or the subject of a grudge."

"Driver Guard employs highly skilled drivers who are law-enforcement professionals and counter terrorism experts," says Jack J. O'Connor, co-founder of McCann Protective Services and founder of OCS Security. "The training of Driver Guard personnel includes counter surveillance techniques and advanced driving skills that go way beyond the capabilities of the ordinary driver. We are offering this premium service due to client demand." Driver Guard provides a wide-range of mobile support including:

--  Security Chauffeurs
--  VIP Anti-Hijack Security Drivers
--  Secure Courier Service
--  High value load escorts
--  Varied range of Executive and Luxury vehicles
--  Specialist armored vehicles for goods & passengers
--  Any type or make of vehicle can be supplied on request
Driver Guard security drivers are available to drive the client's vehicle or one of the company's fully armored vehicles that include satellite tracking systems. All of the company's vehicles are fitted with the latest cutting edge satellite tracking system currently available. A range of tracking/location solutions can be provided offering protection for the individual in all environments.

About McCann Protective Services:

Founded in September 2005 by Michael McCann and Jack O'Connor, McCann Protective Services delivers discreet and customized security services for the diplomatic community, corporate executives, celebrities and their families. McCann Protective Services is located at 99 Madison Avenue in New York City. For more information, visit McCann Protective Services website at:

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