Prevention is always better than cure and that certainly rings true when it comes to being proactive about protecting your business.Your business premises are home to your most important assets – your staff, your product, your data and the tools you need to complete your work. Without these vital ingredients your business cannot survive.
You work hard to grow and develop your business. You don’t need somebody to steal your success by breaking in to burgle or vandalise your property, or indeed threaten your staff. CCTV will provide a layer of security that goes along way to prevent this. But how do you ensure you have the right equipment in place to provide this protection?
Stephen Tyrrell, Managing Director at TEC Security talks about what is possible for the homeowner and how to integrate new innovative smart technologies such as 'Zerowire'.
The Pharma sector in Ireland operate in a highly regulated sector which is why security is of paramount importance. These centres operate with expensive equipment, valuable active ingredients and intellectual property that need to be protected.
Ensuring that pupils, teachers, staff and school buildings are safe from criminal and accidental incidents requires CCTV security that is specially designed by experts. Schools and colleges can be busy places during term time.
Security of your property will be a top priority for any property management company. Managing an apartment complex or residential development will involve many aspects for the facility manager. The overall development will require a robust security solution that works seamlessly.
Crime will always be present, and the threat of intruders is ever present today and of concern to business owners. We know that we must protect our businesses from harm but how can we be sure we have the right security solution? CCTV for any commercial premises is a must have.
If you want a secure construction site, you will have to plan for a complete security solution that will be both robust and adaptable. Construction sites will be more complicated than an existing building due to the ever-changing nature of the project.
The popularity of installing automatic doors and gates in business today is not surprising. Not only will this extra layer of security protect your premises, it will also allow for a certain level of privacy. Only those whom you want to enter will be able to gain access. An automatic gate or barrier at your entrance will also be very convenient.
To keep your business secure you will need layers of security. It starts at securing the perimeter with cameras and barriers, then moves to CCTV installed on the building. The next important part of your security solution should be access control.
The doorbell rings and you are not there to sign for the package. Another day wasted waiting for that part and another hour wasted going to the post office to queue to collect it. Now when you are not in the office, there is a way of never missing a delivery or caller again.
CCTV is commonplace in many workplaces and public areas and ships are no different when it comes to their security needs. Increasingly there is a requirement to improve on-board security with up to the minute CCTV security systems.
Shoplifting costs the retail industry in Ireland millions of euro every year and affects both small and large businesses. Even if a small percentage is built into the retail price for ‘shrinkage’ this still may not cover the costs of having stock stolen from the shop.
While installing CCTV in a regular office building is pretty straightforward there are certain situations where installing security cameras can be quite challenging. This is where temporary CCTV systems are the perfect solution.
While much of the day to day transactions in banking are completed online, now more than ever the physical security of a bank or credit union is paramount. Any building that stores and handles cash will be a likely target to the criminal element.
A company’s greatest asset is often their staff. However, it can be those same people that can do the most damage to a business. Employee theft has always been a concern especially as a business grows but there are ways to protect yourself against it.
An embassy would be amongst the list of buildings that would require a high level security system. While all buildings would be at risk of burglary or vandalism an embassy would have another layer of threat which needs to be addressed.
Security systems are almost essential in this day and age for any business owner, both long established and startups. The benefits of a CCTV security system are numerous, and can be used for more than simply preventing theft.
ANPR, or automatic number plate recognition is software that allows you to keep tabs on the licence plates of vehicles that are coming and going from your place of business. It can simplify your security, keep better track of those visiting your private property and increases your security.
TEC Security, leading experts in the Irish security industry are delighted to announce a new partnership. They have joined forces with SDS Logistics to bring their security expertise to the transport industry.
As an owner of a retail shop you will be working long hard hours to manage your business. Your profits are the result of your continued effort so you want to ensure you safeguard your business to the best of your ability.
Is your home really as secure as you think it is? Most break-ins are made through the front or back door of a house. The culprits can be in and out within minutes taking with them your precious possessions.
The minister for Justice has announced a grant-aid scheme to help rural communities set up CCTV systems in their locality to help the fight against crime. Community groups can apply for sums up to €40,000 towards the cost of a CCTV security system.
The Facilities Management Awards recognise efforts by organisations within the Facilities Management sector. Those that have made a positive contribution to the knowledge, practical application and communication of strategies to improve their performance while adding to the value of their clients’ business.
The team at TEC Security are proud to be amongst the finalists in the upcoming Irish FM Awards for Excellence in Facilities Management. These awards recognise the efforts by individuals, teams or companies within the FM industry to achieve excellence.