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 […]
Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few years, you have likely heard of the Airbnb online marketplace. Here you can rent a single bedroom or your entire property to individuals traveling to the area.
Many people use Airbnb to earn extra income; however, if you decide to do this, you need to make sure that you have the appropriate security devices in place to safeguard your property, as well as your personal items. Some tips to do that can be found here.
Use Access Control and Smart Locks
You can easily keep tabs […]
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 […]
There’s a good chance you use your door daily without giving much thought to the cleanliness of the knobs, handles or hinges. However, over time, this hardware can build up grime, dirt and invisible bacteria every time it is used.
Even in a small home, there are approximately two dozen knobs, not to mention the knockers and hinges that are pretty much forgotten when it comes to cleaning and lubricating. However, maintaining this part of your door can help ensure your door doesn’t carry nasty bacteria and that it continues working properly.
Important Considerations to Make Before […]