The top 5 anti-theft tools you can use to protect your retail store in 2021

For retail bosses, protecting your staff, customers, and store are a few of the most important parts of running your business.

The chances are, you’ll probably see protecting your retail outlet the same way you do your own home. So if your business premises were unfortunately involved in a criminal attack, this would undoubtedly feel as distressing as if it were your own property. Continue reading “The top 5 anti-theft tools you can use to protect your retail store in 2021”

What should I look for in a professional security company?

When running a business, you work day in and day out to protect it; whether that be your employees, your product, service or premises.

So, why, when choosing a professional security company to protect your business, would you leave it to chance and not do your research before putting your livelihood in another’s hands?

But that’s easier said than done when you’re not entirely sure of what’s needed when choosing a professional security company to help protect your business when you’re not there.

And with the needs of today’s businesses changing rapidly; from employees working more flexible hours to weekend cover and night shifts, the requirements of a security company are particularly broad.

This is why, if you’re making the decision to invest in a new professional security partner, it’s important that you first establish the needs of your business. Continue reading “What should I look for in a professional security company?”

How can security firms help your business reduce COVID risks?

The recent Coronavirus pandemic has created an even greater need for high quality safety and security measures.

As businesses continue to be left unattended during lockdown, companies coping with reduced staffing are at a greater risk of being targeted by opportunistic criminals or experiencing unfortunate accidents.

Whether you’ve managed to get your business back up and running amidst the change in Government guidelines, or if you’re still waiting for the go-ahead to get back to some form of normality, utilising an experienced and proactive security firm can help to support your staff and business, particularly during these unprecedented times.

With a range of security solutions available, the experts at 3000 Security have highlighted the best options to help support your business during lockdown:
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Preventing Burglary in Birmingham this Christmas

Burglary can be a traumatising event for any family or business. The properties we inhabit are places we naturally consider safe spaces, but unfortunately, there are people out there who are willing to violate your sense of comfort & security for their own personal gain. 

 

Even if you’re lucky enough to keep hold of valuable possessions, there is always the fear that your safe space could be invaded again, by a person evidently devoid of morals.

 

This Christmas, we all want to look forward to sharing gifts, indulging ourselves and spending time with our loved ones, without fear of a visit from the Grinches of our communities. 

 

So, here are some preventative measures and things to consider over the festive period!

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Reduce Risk and your Insurance Premiums with these Security measures

Insurance is a necessity that can’t be avoided, especially when it comes to protecting your business. Commercial property insurance is an investment that should always be carefully considered, as for all the expenses it can potentially save you, unfortunately it can come at a hefty price. 

When applying for a quote, one of the main factors that affect the premium you pay will be the security of the premises. This price will vary depending on the provider, along with your location, industry and likelihood of an assault on your business. 

A security system is paramount regardless of your insurance expenditure, but as experts in security we’ve compiled some specific methods you can implement to secure your premises and ultimately reduce your insurance premiums.

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What are the Responsibilities of Keyholding?

If you are a keyholder, you will understand that your role within a business is crucial and should always be taken seriously. Particularly those within the retail industry will appreciate the importance of a keyholding service and the responsibilities entailed.  Continue reading “What are the Responsibilities of Keyholding?”

5 ways to reduce your retail insurance premium

It has been estimated that over the last year there have been 950,000 reports of theft from general retailers. This is an increase from 575,000 reports the year before. Though these thefts are acknowledged by the retail industry as an expense, retail insurance premiums are steadily increasing as a direct result. So what can retailers do to keep their business more secure and in turn decrease the expenses of theft and decrease their insurance premiums?

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Office security: Where to start

Your office can be the central hub of your business and will contain a large number of valuable items and information, yet it’s common for your office’s security to be overlooked. Today we want to have a look at some of the basics and to give you some ideas on how you can improve the overall security of your office.

 

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Why is having a Security Guard important?

In today’s world, if you want to run a successful business or event, then you need a safe and secure environment. Like watchdogs of the public order, security guards are specifically trained to help prevent crimes and disorder from occurring. Hiring a security guard has several benefits to all aspects of your business. Below are some examples on how:

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How has security evolved over time?

Security is important, fundamental. When you live in a place, you feel at home if you are protected. A home is like a bubble: you know you are in your comfort zone and nothing bad can happen. However, you cannot spend the rest of your life just in your property. You need to go out, explore the world and still feel protected anytime, anywhere. Because of that, it’s important that offices, hotels and other public buildings have security systems like alarms, CCTV and fire alarm systems in order to let people feel comfortable, protected and safe in public spaces. Now, let’s see how security technologies have evolved to improve people’s lives:

 

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