Security Systems

warehouse security

4 Steps to Prevent Warehouse Theft and Pilferage

The statistics are real—and they are alarming. Theft costs companies over $15 billion annually, finds a Cisco-Eagle whitepaper titled “Industrial & Warehouse Security: Put a Stop to Theft and Pilferage” This includes product theft, fraud, and false inventory and shipping counts.  There are also indirect impacts to these losses. They include higher insurance premiums and reduced customer satisfaction and trust due to inventory issues. Two statistics in the whitepaper shed light on where the real problem lies. Eighty-seven percent of theft occurs in...

church security

12 Tips to Get Your Church Security Grant Proposal Approved

On April 27, 2019, a gunman armed with an AR-15 fired shots inside the Chabad of Poway synagogue in Poway, California, killing one person and injuring three others. This is but one of many recent incidents of violence against churches, synagogues and mosques in the United States. Eleven people lost their lives in the 2018 Tree of Life synagogue shooting; 26 people died in the 2017 Sutherland Springs, Texas, church shooting; nine were killed in the Charleston, S.C., church shooting; and...

Physical Security Equipment Industry Growing To $64 Billion By 2022

Future Market Insights recently released their findings regarding the growth of the Physical Security Equipment and projected that it will reach a massive $65 billion in the United States by 2022. As of 2016, it was only $53 billion, signaling a growth of over 20% in only 6 years. This growth is largely being driven by increased demand for and popularity of access control systems in businesses of all sizes, as well as increased demand for surveillance systems and equipment in...

Holiday Retail Security Tips

5 Security Tips For Retail Stores During the Holidays

The Holiday shopping season is in full swing, and that means thousands of visitors descending on retail stores daily. Alongside those thousands of legitimate customers will likely be a few shady characters and potential thieves, especially with the hectic scenes that the shopping rush can bring. It’s important for retail stores to stay on their toes and be prepared for the coming onslaught. Here’s a few tips to get them ready. 1. Beware Seasonal Employees  Most seasonal employees are honest workers,...

The Latest Trends in Security System Technology

Security system technology is constantly evolving, and new technologies are constantly being innovated to improve the security of home and business security systems alike. From constantly improving camera processors to smarter, more capable alarm sensors, and a whole host of new alerts and smart features that make your life and using your system easier, these new features and technologies are making security more effective than ever before. Innovative Motion Detectors While most security systems (in addition to surveillance systems) have to this...