According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) data, the home is actually where people are at greatest risk, with three-quarters (74 percent) of all U.S. fire deaths occurring in homes. As a Resideo Premier Security Dealer, we are trying to do our part to reduce these statistics by installing monitored smoke and CO detectors for families and businesses in your neighborhood. We are also educating our community about things they can do to reduce their risk.
Medical offices often need more security protection than other businesses. High employee turnover rates, access to pharmaceutical drugs, and increased incidents of violence towards healthcare workers fuel this need. Here are three key features of a business alarm system that medical offices and facilities should include in their security plan:
With students heading back to school and extracurricular activities, there's a lot of new routines and schedules for families to adjust to. Additionally, many parents are beginning to return to the workplace after working from home for the past 18 months. Staying connected to what's happening at home while parents are at work isn't always easy. This year, more than any other start of the school year, we are finding that our home alarm clients want to receive notifications from the door lock and video clips to see who is home.
You’ve invested a lot into your business: your time, money, and lots of hard work. A professionally installed business alarm system with 24-hour professional monitoring can help protect that investment. However, your business alarm system isn’t something you should install and forget about. Here are five actions you can take to make sure your business alarm system is operating at peak performance for your business.
Professional alarm monitoring provides you with peace of mind and the reality of knowing that trained security professionals are ready to dispatch help, be it police, fire, or paramedics when you or your loved ones need it 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
Employees are one of your business’s most valuable assets. However, their dishonesty can be costly and have a devastating effect on your business. Two-thirds of all US-based small businesses fall victim to employee theft, according to employee fraud stats, and account for the loss of approximately 5% of their revenue each year.
Many security systems rely on the 3G network to communicate in an emergency. However, the major cellular carriers are rapidly replacing 3G with LTE, creating a serious security risk for many Temecula Valley residents and businesses.
From university studies to research with law enforcement and end-users, the evidence is clear. Home security systems are perhaps the single most important tool when it comes to effective home security and reducing crime in a community.
While important in even the safest cities, taking extra measures to protect against property crime is especially essential when it's at the level we have here in the Temecula Valley.
Kathy Sizemore shares a childhood experience with a break-in that helped create her passion for providing real security for families.