4 things to look for when hiring a security service

4 things to look for when hiring a security service

There’s a lot on the line when it comes to choosing a security service to protect your business. After all, one little slip up could mean your valuable assets or confidential information gets stolen, resulting in diminished profits and a tarnished reputation.

And although the sheer number of security firms in existence today means you’re spoilt for choice, how do you know which one will provide the best service, the strongest …Read More

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7 things to consider when conducting a mobile patrol

According to a recent data, 95 per cent of burglaries and robberies in the UK are not being solved. Despite the fact that the Metropolitan police have said they are putting a “huge amount of effort” into tacking a rise in crime, burglary presents particular challenges when it comes to finding culprits.

“Solving crime is a key priority for the Met and we are committed to doing all we can to …Read More

Key Holding

A Guide to Mobile Security Patrols

JAG Security offers a range of specialised security services for businesses of all shapes, sizes, and industries. Our mobile security patrols are amongst some of the most popular, particularly for smaller businesses that don’t have their own dedicated security team. We’re going to take a closer look at what mobile security patrols are, what you can expect from this service, and how they can potentially benefit your business. Let’s see …Read More

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Dealing With Trespassers as a Security Guard

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

Top 10 reasons to work in Security

Working in security can be a challenging job but it is also incredibly fulfilling. There are lots of roles available and you will have lots of opportunities to build up your experience.

Here are just 10 of the best reasons to work in security.
1. You Will Make People Feel Safer
At large events or even just on a night out, people tend to feel much safer when they can see people working …Read More

construction site security

Protect your construction site from theft

A recent review by leading insurer Allianz Cornhill has revealed that over £70 million of construction plant has been stolen from sites over the past year. This is in spite of initiatives by the Government to encourage plant manufacturers to improve in-built security features.

When you take additional expenses like plant replacement costs, hire of replacement equipment, loss of business, and increased insurance premiums into account, the UK construction industry is …Read More

Key Holders

Reasons to outsource your keyholding requirements

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

Security Guard

How can a security guard add value to your business?

In the face of increasing cyber crime from a number of online sources, it is easy for businesses to overlook or ignore other aspects of security, such as the ever-present threat of break-ins and burglaries.

At the same time, traditional techniques used to prevent theft are becoming less and less popular. For instance, security guards are often considered out of date when compared with modern technology like CCTV surveillance and wireless …Read More

Staff Robberies

How to Prevent Robberies Within Your Company

Of all the threats that businesses face today, it is surprising how employee theft and fraud gets overlooked time and time again. But because several members of staff will have access to sensitive information or expensive stock, it most definitely requires your undivided attention.

So, here’s how to prevent robberies within your company, not just to safeguard the business’s valuable assets but also for the protection of customers.
Know your employees
In addition …Read More

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What to look for in a Security Company

Choose to employ the services of a security company and your business can afford a number of advantages. For example, you will receive the experience and expertise of an industry specialist trained to deal with a wide range of different scenarios, such as an impromptu burglary or criminal damage to the property.

Furthermore, you can also enjoy round-the-clock protection and surveillance as well as a greater sense of safety for employees, …Read More