Options To Consider For Your Business Security System Upgrade


Security systems for businesses expand and grow in options often. There is new technology and new advancements for protecting your business and the information associated with it. If it has been several years since you had a security system installation or update, you may find more options than you expect. Here are some of the options to consider for your business security system installation and upgrades.  Camera Upgrades The first thing to consider for your security system upgrades deals with your cameras.

27 July 2022

Three Different But Equally Important Reasons To Hire Professional Security Guards In 2021


There is definitely a feeling that the last few years have been chaotic. With political upheaval, environmental unrest and a global pandemic, there is a lot of uncertainty about the future in every workplace. For many, the thought of hiring security guards in the past seemed unfathomable but the past few years may have changed your opinion. Here are three reasons why you or your company might consider hiring security guards to help you avoid any potential dramatic scenarios you have seen on the news.

29 September 2021

How To Conduct Security Patrols


Security guards conduct regular patrols to assess the workplace and identify and manage security risks. Below is an excerpt detailing the considerations that security guards should make when conducting security patrols. Ultimately, it will help improve the effectiveness of the security patrol.  Identify Site Risks In some cases, you will conduct security patrols at night when there is little or no visibility. As such, it would be wise to consider pre-inspections to identify site risks.

26 March 2021

3 Reasons Investing in Security Screen Doors Is a Noble Task for a Homeowner


Security is one of the most important things to think about when installing a door to a residential or commercial building. Without the doors, your safety at home would be compromised in a big way.  Actually, the door is the line of defence that you have against intruders. Doors come in various materials and designs, and security screen doors have become a bit more popular these days. This makes it a little confusing to figure out which one will be the best for you.

12 November 2020

Learn the ABC's Of A Glass Break Sensor


Multiple layers of security are required in the protection of your home or business. Sure, door and window sensors do a great deal of sounding an alarm on forced entry, but glass break detection takes it further because intruders can also enter your home by breaking the glass window. A glass break detector is an electronic burglar alarm placed by the window that monitors the frequency of sound and vibration associated with shattering glass.

8 November 2019

Are You Prepared for All Types of Security Threat at Your Business?


When you think about securing your workplace, your mind probably turns to intrusion alarms that can protect your assets and property from vandals or burglars when you are not there. You may have the most sophisticated equipment in place to detect an unwanted presence, provide deterrence and notify all stakeholders promptly, but are you sure that you are fully protecting your business from all angles? Why should you consider some of the less common but nevertheless dangerous threats out there?

3 October 2018

Access control: An Appropriate Option for Your Security Needs


One of the most common concerns among business owners and managers, is how to increase security within their premises. Multiple doors in a facility, heavy human traffic and presence of sensitive documents all contribute to increased security concerns. If security within your business premises is a grave concern, you should consider installing access control systems and burglar alarms. These systems also come with advanced security alarms. What are access control systems?

21 February 2018

5 Signs Your Business Needs an Armed Guard


If you're hiring a security guard to patrol your business, house of worship or any other type of facility, you may want to consider an armed guard. Armed guards offer some definite advantages over unarmed guards. Wondering if that option is right for you? Here are five signs it is. 1. You Want a Guard With Extra Training The gun laws are strict in Australia for regular citizens, and they can be even stricter for armed guards.

21 September 2017

What Properties to Look for with Security Doors


If your home insurance premiums go up every year, then the chances are that you happen to reside in one of the locations in Australia that suffer from break-ins. In order to reduce the chances of a burglary occurring, many Australians now choose to fit security screen doors as a counter measure. With your home more secure, it can mean you need to spend less on insurance as well as helping you to obtain greater peace of mind.

18 November 2016

Features Your Commercial Security System Must Include


A commercial security system is often very different than a basic home alarm system; your home alarm may simply need a basic code to be disarmed so the alarm doesn't sound after you enter the front door, and it may also include an alarm that sounds when a window is broken, but not much more. However, for a commercial facility, you may have a number of people who are coming and going throughout the day and may need more than an intrusion alarm alone.

12 July 2016