Why You Should Have An Access Control System In Your Office

When it comes to your office or business, the safety of you and your employees should be one of your top priorities. One way to increase your level of security and protect your assets is through an access control system, which allows you to both authorize and monitor those who are entering the premises via electronic cards or key codes. …

How To Stay Safe When Staying In An Airbnb

Airbnb is a very popular service that allows people to both list and book vacation homes. With verified IDs as well as detailed profiles and reviews of the hosts, Airbnb is very committed to keeping everyone safe. However, Airbnb has also had a number of horror stories emerge in recent years. Those who are staying in Airbnbs should take precautionary …

Is Your Home Safe For The Baby?

Most parents are aware of the importance of baby proofing their home before the baby arrives. But just how safe is your home? There are many unsuspecting threats in the home that can be very easy to overlook when baby-proofing. Here is a comprehensive guide to making your home as safe as possible for your new baby. Overall House Safety: …

What Is A Smart Security Alarm?

Statistics show that houses without a security system in place are 2.7 more times likely to be selected by a burglar than houses with a security alarm. When it comes to security alarms, there are lot of options to choose from. One of the more advanced types of security systems is the “smart security system,” which allows you to monitor …

7 Ways To Keep Your Home Safe This Summer

Statistically speaking, the most amount of burglaries happen during the months of July and August – prime summer months. This is because burglars know that people are more likely to be away on vacation. Therefore, it is particularly important to be on guard. Here are seven ways to protect your home this summer. Don’t Advertise Your Holiday Plans On Social …

Legal Considerations Of Installing CCTV Cameras At Your Workplace

The Criminal Code of Canada says that recorded footage can be used as evidence in litigation, since it provides proof of the crime and identifies the suspect. Using cameras to tape employee’s’ actions in Canadian workplaces isn’t uncommon. They’re usually used to stop stealing, destroying company property, assault and sexual harassment. But, Canadian courts haven’t been lenient with employers installing …

How To Keep Your Pet Safe From Thieves

If you have pets, chances are high you treat them just like a member of the family. It doesn’t matter if you have dogs, cats or a pot bellied pig – you want to keep your pets as safe as all family members. Protecting pets actually targeted by thieves The last thing you want is to find a burglar has …

Tips For Protecting Your Home From Fire

Housefires can be devastating. Fire can spread within a matter of seconds, and can cause property damage, injury, and death. Here are some tips to protect you, your family, and your home from fire. Install A Fire Alarm System Installing an effective fire alarm, and pairing it with a fire alarm monitoring system, can save precious moments when it comes …

How To Decide Which Residential Security System Is Right For You

When it comes to keeping you, your loved ones, and your home safe, a residential security system is the best way to prevent break-ins, burglaries, and other residential threats. A good residential security system will protect you and your family against any home security threats, keep your home and possessions safe when you are away, keep you connected to your …

How To Benefit Your Business Through Video Surveillance Systems

Surveillance systems are a versatile tool that can be used to improve employee efficiency, efforts against shrinkage, safety of the premise, and provide evidence in case of insurance premiums. The main effect of having a surveillance system is psychological — once people know they’re being watched and recorded, their behaviour changes. Employee efficiency Wasting time at work is a well …