Tag - Security

The benefits of commercial CCTV systems for businesses

Small businesses have to act in their own best interests. The Covid-19 pandemic, for example, highlighted the financial fragility many small businesses experience in the UK. And when it comes to crime, your business needs to have commercial CCTV Systems installed to protect them from...
gp surgery

How safe is your GP surgery?

In September last year four members of staff were attacked in a GP surgery in Openshaw, Manchester. Two of them were left needing hospital treatment for head injuries: a GP who ended up with a fractured skull and another member of staff who suffered deep...
protect duty

How might the Protect Duty affect your organisation?

You might be aware that a consultation took place between February and July last year seeking opinions around how to better protect people from the risk of terrorist attacks at publicly accessible locations. In January this year, the Government published the findings of this Protect Duty...
perimeter security

How to choose the right perimeter security solution

Preventing people from accessing your premises if they shouldn’t be there is vital. It starts with making sure your perimeter security is as tight as possible. The best way to achieve that however will vary considerably from site to site. The range of perimeter management solutions...
access control

Reducing the risk of employee theft

Every business wants to believe it can trust its employees and in the vast majority of cases they can. But unfortunately, there can be a few employees who are tempted to abuse the trust that’s been put in them. According to figures from market and...
retail crime

Testing times for retailers as crime levels rise

There’s mounting concern over growing levels of retail crime. Even before the pandemic the figures did not make for pleasant reading. And since then, the situation appears to be getting worse. The 2020 Crime Retail Survey, produced by the British Retail Consortium and released just before...