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IASIU Conference New Orleans 2017

IASIU Conference 2017                 We wanted to thank everyone who made it out to our booth at the IASIU Conference in New Orleans this week.  We met a lot of great people, and also were able to catch up with our clients who attended.  Due to the recent natural disasters that have been occurring in […]

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Why Remote Surveillance Gets A Bad Rep

Six years ago remote surveillance was a hot topic.  PhotoFax had just finished a fifteen month testing period and was finally ready to unveil the Unmanned Surveillance Vehicle.  At the time we called it “remote surveillance”, because we were remotely logging onto the camera and controlling it.  Our high definition cameras were hidden away in […]

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The Effect Of Social Media On Surveillance

According to Pew Research, 70% of Facebook users check their account once a day (including 45% who check it multiple times a day).  Social media can turn into an addiction for some, constantly posting, sharing, and checking to see what others are talking about on their favorite social media platform.  In fact, recent studies have […]

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Veterans Make Great PhotoFax Investigators

The position of field investigator at PhotoFax, Inc is not an easy job. A career in the field of investigations with us takes a large amount of discipline, dedication, and basic common sense. A person needs to adapt to any situation that may arise, think on their feet, and execute successful decisions while multi-tasking under […]

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PhotoFax Live

Transparency is the key ingredient to a quality client-customer relationship.  This is why PhotoFax is proud to present PhotoFax Live.  PhotoFax Live is the first program that allows a client to view and experience their case in real time.  No longer must our clients wait for or request an update on their surveillance assignments.  Instead, […]

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“Red Flags”

Not only is bodily injury insurance fraud illegal, it can strain operations as well as lead to higher insurance-related costs for honest businesses.  Nonetheless, there are always going to be individuals who try to get around this and cheat the system. If you’ve been involved in insurance claims for any length of time, I would […]

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The Importance of Research and Development

It’s human nature to fall into a schedule of predictability.  We become comfortable with how we do things, so we find no reason to change our behavior.  In the surveillance industry, if an investigative company becomes complacent they become predictable to the subject they are observing.  This is why new technology and tactics need to […]

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The Argument for Millennials as Private Investigators

Spring is the time of year that those in the recruiting business begin to get more resumes from recent college graduates. As many of us get older, we fall into that old trap of glorifying our own work trends and attitudes and criticizing all following generations for not being the same.  The current generation entering […]

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