Commercial Security

10 Tips to Help Prevent Shoplifting this Fall

During the 2016 calendar years, the average retail business inventory shrink rate increased from 1.38 percent in 2015 to 1.44 percent, according to information from the National Retain Security Survey of 2017. A total of 37 percent of all retail inventory loss was the result of shoplifting by outside customers, which was followed by employee theft at 30 percent, administrative errors representing 21 percent and vendor fraud, five percent. The total worth of all this lost inventory was $48.9 billion.

While you may be using anti-theft tags and video surveillance to deter theft, this may not […]

3 Effective Ways to Monitor Your Business Entrances

If you want to create an effective security strategy for your business, the first thing you should do is secure the entrances. When you use monitoring devices, you can safeguard your business in the most vulnerable areas.

Make sure you use the right equipment to provide your business with the highest level of security possible.

Install Surveillance Cameras
When you position video cameras at various angles near the building’s entrance, you will have a record of who is coming and who is going. You can watch for suspicious activity regardless of where you are by using mobile […]

Infrared Security Cameras: Are they Right for Your Business?

The majority of businesses in need of access control systems understand that cameras are a crucial element of the overall security plan. However, not everyone is aware of what infrared cameras are or the benefits they offer. It is a good idea to learn more about them before determining the types of cameras that are right for a business security system.

How does the infrared imaging work?
Infrared cameras rely on thermal imaging technology. This means the camera is able to detect heat that radiates from an object. A person’s normal body temperature is just under 100 […]

What to Consider when Selecting a Commercial Security System Provider

While it may seem like a straightforward and easy decision, selecting the right security system provider for your business isn’t always so cut and dry. If you live in a location where there are several options regarding security companies, you need to do a bit of research to find the one that best meets your needs. Some factors to keep in mind are found here.

Is the Company Reputable?
When a security company is reputable, they are going to have quite a bit of positive feedback from other business owners. This can include online reviews and word […]