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Latest Birmingham Security News

In the ever-changing landscape of Birmingham’s security scene, let’s take a look at a roundup of everything security-related in the city with some of the biggest security headlines to hit the news over recent months. Wayne Rooney questioned by a…

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What is Manned Guarding?

What Does Manned Guarding Actually Mean? Manned security, also known as manned guarding, is a term widely used in the security industry to describe security guards who provide a physical presence and protection to properties and individuals. In this blog,…

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Choosing a Security Company: Key Considerations

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.

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Reducing COVID Risks: How Security Firms Can Assist

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.

Importance of Security Guards
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: