More often than not, burglary and break-ins are detrimental to businesses. Reports show that the average cost of burglary to a business is around £3,986 – so it’s important to prevent burglaries wherever possible. No matter the size, type or location of your company, a break-in can be devastating. So how do you protect yourself? […]
Facilities management is a multi-billion pound industry. In this ever-changing sector, it’s vital that the security solutions you opt for are up to the challenge. Not only does ACC Security have the specialist equipment, we have the expert knowledge needed to keep both your site and your staff safe. If you run a facilities […]
Exciting things are happening in the security solutions industry, with many market leaders releasing innovative and advanced products. One such leader is global security giant and our partner, Avigilon – specialists in HD CCTV equipment. With the latest release from Avigilon, the 7k HD Pro, dividing opinion among industry experts, our managing director Simon […]
Having extensive security in place is a vital aspect of running a successful business. Threat from burglaries, vandalism, fire and internal issues including problems with your workforce or productivity can all be protected against or prevented, with the installation of a suitable commercial security system.
CCTV systems are set up to protect businesses and deter criminals. Unfortunately, simply having a CCTV System is not always enough to deter or catch criminals, as was the case with the publicised Hatton Garden jewel heist that saw £50000 worth of diamonds stolen. The gang climbed down a lift and spent up to 24 […]
Property and business protection is more essential than ever when it can help crime prevention. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan Howe is of the opinion CCTV cameras are invaluable tools in dispensing justice. He stated that all businesses and home owners needed to have CCTV systems. Howe stressed there is “a strategy to encourage […]
The Care Quality Commission (CQC), an independent regulator for health and social care in England, has published guidance on the use of hidden CCTV cameras in nursing and care homes. It comes after the BBC Panorama programme ‘Behind Closed Doors: Elderly Care Exposed’ used secret filming to uncover abuse and neglect in a number […]
Even the most crime-conscious of us could do more to protect our property, so here are some home security tips you might have overlooked, any one of which could mean the difference between arriving back to your home sweet home, or discovering you have been robbed.
CCTV security revolutionised on-premises surveillance, making it possible for the first time to have a comprehensive network of cameras and recording equipment under direct control, to provide a remote view of any part of your property at any given time. Of course, the ability to record footage from CCTV equipment is also a major […]
Surfacing around the world today was the news that Russian hackers have hijacked footage from baby monitors, webcams and CCTV systems in Britain and other countries and streamed the footage live on a Russian website. In amongst the 600 feeds hijacked from the UK is footage from gyms, shops, driveways and perhaps most shockingly, bedrooms, including a child’s […]