|Workers' organisations||Employers' organisations|
|UNI Europa||European Confederation of Security Services (CoESS)|
Social dialogue in this sector covers activities defined by NACE (Rev. 2) code 80.1 and 80.2:
In the EU, the private security sector employs some 2.2 million people (1.1 % of the EU workforce).
The sector is growing due to increased outsourcing of security services by public authorities and large corporations.
There is also more demand for security services at sea and airports, and from private clients.
However, cash-in-transit activities (where workers transport banknotes, coins, credit cards, etc. in vehicles or on foot) are declining as a result of the rise in electronic transactions and the introduction of the euro.
The committee is currently focusing on:
Check the library entries for this sectoral social dialogue committee.