A jewellery shop is one of the most prestigious retail fronts to run. It is usually well known in the area it is in, and more often than not highly profitable. However, with the benefits of running jewellers, there are also drawbacks, specifically coming from criminals. Recently, criminals have become more technical and well thought out on their approach when stealing from jewellers. The types of crimes they commit are no longer just robbery, they can also include, but are not limited to:
According to the Regulatory Reform Act (Fire Safety), if your business has more than 5 employees, then the findings from the mandatory fire risk assessment have to be documented and kept. Find out all you need to know about fire risk assessment here. Continue reading “Fire Risk Assessment: Why it Matters”
Is it time you boosted your security in time for Christmas? The anticipation of seeing a loved one’s reaction to a gift gets closer. This is as well as the relief of when getting that one special gift you were hoping for (and not the 7th pair of cheap socks). However, when your house is filled to the brim with the latest gadgets and that one particular game console for your nagging child, as well as your business being used considerably less around this time, creates the perfect incentive for unwanted guests to come visiting. Only these visitors won’t be coming down the chimney. Continue reading “Security at Christmas”
Some people think that certain jobs are easy, such as being a security guard. We can tell you right now that that isn’t the case. You are meant to have a certain level of fitness but there is also a lot more to manned guarding. Looking at the attributes below, could you be a security guard?
It can be frustrating to choose a security system, as there are so many types. It is essential to have a security system in place for your home or business, to ensure your valuable and employees/loved ones are safe. Thus, we thought we would list the different types of security, to have you to choose the right one for you.
Home and business owners need to ensure they are aware of the laws, rights and responsibilities when it comes to protecting their home, business, employees and family. Especially when it comes to intruders and your personal security. Continue reading “What you should know about intruders”
In order to comply with The Regulatory Reform Order 2005 or Fire Safety Order (FSO), a Fire Risk Assessment needs to be undertaken. But what exactly do you have to do to get this assessment done? Continue reading “Fire Risk Assessment: What you need to know!”
An alarm system is something all businesses should integrate into their security system, no matter the size of the business. You would be surprised at how many small businesses are unaware of the importance of an alarm system. It should be one of the first things that comes to mind since protecting your business is crucial. Sometimes it can take a backseat in comparison to other things.
It is legal for squatters to remain in a property. Especially if that property is a non-residential property, is empty and isn’t generating income. So what can be done to protect vulnerable buildings from squatters?
Keep on reading to find out!
A CCTV system is beneficial for businesses, such as banks, schools and even supermarkets. This is regardless of whether you have 100 or 200 employees. Below we have listed five reasons as to why you should invest in a CCTV surveillance system today.