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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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Commercial Fire Protection: More Myths Debunked

Sadly, there are more than a few potentially harmful myths about fire protection floating around the internet. It is important that business owners are able to separate the fact from fiction when it comes to their company’s safety. Here are a few more debunked myths about commercial fire protection: MYTH: Fire sprinklers do more damage than a...
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Security Systems: Is Your Business More Likely to Be Targeted?

How likely is it that your business will be the next target of a break-in, robbery, or employee theft? While every business that handles cash or keeps anything of value in the building is technically a threat, there are some types of businesses that are at higher risk. Here are a few examples of businesses that...
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How Important is Fire Extinguisher Maintenance?

Most people don’t really think about or pay attention to their fire extinguisher until they really need it. However, that’s the worst time to pick it up only to realize that the extinguisher is not working properly. The law (thankfully) requires that commercial and public facilities have fire extinguisher maintenance done on a yearly basis. After all, fire...
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Security Systems: Protection Against Theft for Small Businesses

As a small business owner, you have worked entirely too hard to let your business end up a victim of fraud and theft. Losses from theft can be one of the biggest reasons that your business struggles. Do not wait until it is too late to invest in protection for your business and your future. It...
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Top 3 Business Fire Protection and Prevention Tips

As a business owner, it is your top priority to maintain a safe working environment for your employees. One of the most vital parts of fire prevention is actually understanding the fire hazards within this working environment and having a proper fire prevention plan in place to handle them. Below are the top three tips for...
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Fire Protection Strategies for Healthcare Facilities

It may seem surprising, but one of the most stressful and significant components of healthcare facility management is fire safety. There is absolutely no room for error as patient safety is the number one priority. The National Fire Protection Association, or NFPA, found that between the years of 2007 to 2011, there were approximately 2,600 fires...
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