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Fire Prevention and Planning for Business Owners

Being a business owner means that you are responsible for quite a number of things. From utility bills to payroll and marketing, it all falls on your busy shoulders. Overseeing the everyday operations of your business can make it easy to forget to ensure that the necessary fire safety precautions are in place for the...
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Creating a Business Security Plan

The success of your business and safety of your employees are dependent upon a coordinated and well-organized business security plan. As a business owner, it is important that you work with a security company who can help you design and implement a security plan that can both protect your property and create a safe working...
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Life-Saving Fire Extinguisher Facts

Fire extinguishers sound like a simple tool for putting out a small fire in theory. Pull the trigger, and you’re saved! In reality, they are much more complicated than they may look. Here are five important facts about fire extinguishers that could possibly save your life one day!
  1. Fire extinguishers absolutely must be accessible...
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Security Systems and Apartments: Tips for Property Managers

Being a property manager means that there are a lot of people who depend on you to ensure that their homes in the apartment building that you oversee is safe. There are a number of challenges that you must face on a daily basis, including equipment inspection, residential complains, maintenance, and complaints. One of the most...
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Security Systems: Tips for Security Camera Placement

The positioning of your security cameras is paramount in receiving quality and helpful footage. Choosing strategic places for security cameras will provide you with comprehensive property surveillance by ensuring that no corner is left unmonitored. Here are a few tips to help you better understand where cameras should be placed in order for them to work...
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Fire Protection: Top Workplace Fire Hazards

Did you know that approximately 80,000 commercial fires occur in the United States every year? These devastating occurrences cause over 18,000 injuries, 3,000 deaths, and billions of dollars in property damage. Many potential fire hazards may be lurking in your office. Without the necessary fire protection systems, your business could in serious danger. The numerous fire...
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Security Systems: Monitoring Business Entrances

A truly effective commercial security system starts by protecting each and every entrance of your business or building. Ensuring that these access points are monitored can safeguard your property and employees from potential intruders and criminals. It is important that the right equipment is installed at each door so that you can monitor every person that...
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Common Causes of False Fire Alarms

False fire alarms signals can lead to business disruptions, a loss of productivity and money, and a draining of fire response team resources. They could possibly cause the fire department to respond to a false alarm when there is a real emergency going on in another area. This could result in a huge loss of both property...
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Understanding Access Control Systems

What exactly is an access control system and why does my business need one? By definition, these systems do exactly what their name suggests: give selective restricted access to a place or other resource. A basic door lock can be considered a very simple kind of access control system, however commercial-grade systems are obviously a bit...
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Commercial Security Systems: Things to Know Before You Buy

When it comes to selecting a security system for your business, there are many options and choices at nearly every price point and level of technology. These choices will have a lasting effect now and in the future. Before you choose your system with your security professionals, be sure to ask these helpful questions about...
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