An evacuation plan is just as important for a business as it is for a home. Anywhere there are people, there must be an emergency evacuation plan. If you do not have one in place, you need to get one immediately. This will save lives. Never underestimate the importance of an evacuation plan. Here you will learn all about why an emergency evacuation plan is so important and tips for creating one. As far as businesses go, the law requires you to have a clear emergency evacuation plan for your business. OSHA states that businesses that have more than 11 employees [...]
As a business leader, you need to do whatever you can to protect your business. You put a lot of time and money in your business, so you want to maximize your profits. Unfortunately, theft can significantly impact your profits and could prove to be disastrous for your business. By having a video surveillance system, you can ensure that your business is completely protected from those who want to make some easy money off of your hard-earned business. This article will take a look at why your business needs to invest in a top-notch video surveillance system. One of the best [...]
Everyone knows the importance of security online with our systems for both personal use and in businesses. We take all the precautions to install online security systems, but there are easy loopholes that are not tied up.
It’s an unpleasant thought – you’ve just been away on holiday, had a lovely time, and come home to find your house ransacked, your belongings stolen. This is in spite of your security system, in spite of how much money you’ve spent trying to defend your home and deter thieves, but it’s a sad reality for many people.
The quality of night vision cameras has improved enormously with the advance of technology. Motion technology – which detects even low levels of movement – has added to the effectiveness of these security devices.
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1. ADD ACCESS CONTROL TO YOUR BUSINESS With an access control system, you can control who comes and goes from your place of business. You can also protect private information by placing an access control keypad outside of a room that holds confidential information. 2. ADD CAMERA SURVEILLANCE Do you suspect that employee theft is taking place at your company? Are you concerned that your employees are slacking off on your dime? Notice vandalism to the outside of your business? Are people dumping their trash in your dumpster? Add camera surveillance and never again will you have to suspect and [...]
As 2015 comes to a close, many apartment managers are deciding to use their end-of-the-year budget surpluses to add security measures like access control and camera surveillance systems to their properties. They recognize that doing so will protect their residents and staff, decrease the odds of fraudulent lawsuits, and increase their property values. Many state laws stipulate that property owners have a legal duty to provide safety and security for their tenants and are therefore responsible for accidents and injuries that occur on their property. In 2006, for example, David Cadena of Palm Beach County filed a lawsuit against his property owner over [...]
The National Retail Federation reports that the holiday period accounts for nearly 20 percent of total annual retail sales. Unfortunately, this same period also experiences a substantial increase in shoplifting. In other words, there’s no better time to protect your business than now. Some businesses hire temporary staff around the holidays in an effort to combat shoplifting and prepare for the increase in sales. However, temporary staff also increases the risk of employee theft, which results in the loss of a staggering $4.7 billion annually. As a leading security provider, Crime Intervention Alarm has the necessary tools to ensure that your [...]
Crime Intervention Alarm Total Connect remote services As technology brings the world closer together, the need to feel connected is ever present. With our CIA Total Connect remote security solution you can now utilize the internet to control your security system in real time. Whether you’re across the street, across town, or across the country you can use any web enabled device to access your business or home security system. Automation and Energy Management When combined with Z-Wave enabled devices, Total ConnectTM Remote Services can help you save money and enjoy a safer, more comfortable lifestyle. You can even set scenes [...]