On the face of it, a construction site might not seem the go-to destination for a treasure trove of valuable items, but you’d be surprised at what opportunistic thieves steal and sell. For example, metal used for architectural purposes such as lead, zinc, copper, and aluminium often has a great deal of scrap value.
What’s more, there’s a good chance heavy plant and machinery will be left on site overnight, which …Read More
Building security plays a pivotal role in protecting your business from unwanted illegal activity such as burglaries and break-ins. Proactive measures to mitigate risk include installing alarms, setting up CCTV cameras, and employing the services of a security officer.
However, certain security breaches aren’t always the result of forced entry. For example, instances of unauthorised access can come about from extending common courtesy to visitors or a simple case of oversight …Read More
If you only take one lesson away from this article let it be this – in the UK, trespassing is not considered a criminal offence. What does this mean? Ultimately, this means that security guards must be very careful when dealing with trespassers on a property.
But wait, if it’s not a criminal offence, what is it? Trespassing is considered to be a civil offence. While this sounds similar, a civil …Read More
Christmas is just around the corner and the vast majority of retailers will be gearing up for their busiest time of the year. Even though its stressful, both independent boutiques and high-street department stores know just how important the festive season can be.
While focusing on the needs of the customer and making as many sales as possible will be the priority for many, it is dangerous to overlook other crucial …Read More
According to statistics recently published by Eventbrite, the UK events industry is worth £42.3 billion and supports the equivalent of 570,000 full-time jobs. Furthermore, a whopping 35 per cent of the UK visitor economy is accounted for by events.
But in spite of its lucrative nature, the events business also comes with plenty of challenges, such as security. With 85 million people attending events each year, how do you ensure everyone …Read More
According to a report by the Federation of Small Businesses, 48 per cent of small businesses have been a victim of crime (not including cybercrime) since 2014. This is despite the fact 41 per cent of businesses have also installed or upgraded a system to improve their security during the same period.
But one effective change your business could make is to outsource keyholding, as it will afford the following advantages.
Professionalism …Read More
For all the technological advancements the security industry has witnessed over the past few years, some of the more traditional deterrents remain the best. In fact, there aren’t many other security solutions that are as reliable and effective as manned guarding.
So, why would your business need manned guarding? Here is a quick look at the main benefits of enlisting the services of experienced and qualified security professionals to protect your …Read More
Here at Jag Security, we strive to help our clients protect their most valuable assets against the threat of crime. From security guarding to CCTV surveillance, our range of solutions not only prevent crime from taking place but also provide added peace of mind and greater reassurance.
In order to always offer the best security possible, we constantly review the latest crime statistics to identify the threats our clients face. So, …Read More
According to the FSB, the average cost of offline crime per business affected is now £5,898. What’s more, statistics have revealed that a third of small firms believe crime is increasing in their area as well.
Despite this, businesses are not reporting incidents to the police because they do not think it will result in anything being done. That being so, several companies are choosing to enlist the services of an …Read More
Security firms can offer a wide range of services. These can be useful for a variety of businesses in a wide range of industries. Security services can protect buildings, property, people, equipment, funds, and even employees. Whether your business deals with valuable goods, keeps money on site, or simply uses valuable IT equipment, the services of a security firm can provide significant protection.
The full range of services that security firms …Read More