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How Does an Alarm Receiving Centre Work?

How Does an Alarm Receiving Centre Work?

An alarm receiving centre is a monitoring station which is manned by highly trained controllers around the clock. People that work at an alarm receiving centre monitor a wide range of security systems like CCTV cameras, fire alarms, and intruder alarms. When an...

A Complete Guide to CCTV Remote Surveillance

A Complete Guide to CCTV Remote Surveillance

Commercial and industrial establishments around the world are slowly but surely turning to CCTV remote surveillance systems to enhance security in and around their premises. So far, remote surveillance has proved to be hugely successful, and in this guide, we will...

Stopping your Lone Workers from being Vulnerable

Stopping your Lone Workers from being Vulnerable

If you have staff members who work remotely or in isolation, you should know both your moral and legal requirements when it comes to ensuring their safety. Not only do you need to have an effective communications system in place, you will need to ensure that your lone...

Why Should You Care About A Lone Worker App?

Why Should You Care About A Lone Worker App?

As an employer, you have a legal duty and requirement to ensure your staff are safe, secure and are sufficiently equipped with the best tools and panic alarm systems in case of safety or health emergencies on the job. If you have staff who work in isolation or...

6 Top Benefits of a Business Security Survey

6 Top Benefits of a Business Security Survey

Before we talk about the business security survey benefits, you should know what a business security survey is. What is a business security survey? A business security survey or business security assessment is the process that is followed to check specific areas,...

Top 6 CCTV Remote Monitoring Benefits

Top 6 CCTV Remote Monitoring Benefits

What is CCTV remote monitoring? If you are concerned about the security of your business premises after working hours, then you should know what CCTV remote monitoring is. CCTV cameras are a great way to prevent unscrupulous criminals from entering without authority....

Business Continuity Planning – The Steps Involved

Business Continuity Planning – The Steps Involved

Have you ever wondered what happens to a business in the event of a flood, earthquake, or fire? What happens when offices are damaged, files are lost, and personnel are not able to work to their full potential? Does the business just dissolve? Do operations continue?...

The Importance of Security Intelligence in the Age of Data

The Importance of Security Intelligence in the Age of Data

Data mining is the buzzword today. Any business that has an online presence, a website, or accepts electronic payments, has access to massive amounts of data. This data is a goldmine of information.  All this data can benefit the business and improve the company. But...

Breaking Down the Process Behind Business Security Sweeps

Breaking Down the Process Behind Business Security Sweeps

Is your office bugged? How safe is your work environment? Are your phone calls as confidential as you think they are or is someone listening in on your conversations? Business security sweeps are now an everyday workplace necessity. The higher a business profile, the...

5 Elements to Cover in a Cyber Awareness Training Program

5 Elements to Cover in a Cyber Awareness Training Program

According to research by insurance company Hiscox, more than half of British businesses experienced a cyberattack in 2019. The research reveals that 55% of firms faced an attack in 2019. This was an increase from 2018 when 40% of cyberattacks were reported. A key...

Top Security Camera Systems for Small Businesses

Top Security Camera Systems for Small Businesses

Security Cameras Security cameras are an important instrument in any business establishment. Your business establishment needs to have a secure environment and proper surveillance. Not only is this important for the employees and staff, but surveillance can also give...