Now we’ve reached a darker time of year, it’s necessary to make sure your business security is ready for any potential winter criminals. Follow this commercial security systems advice for more guidance.
Break-ins are especially common during the Christmas period. When you are away from your business over the festive period, you will need to be completely sure that the building is secure and deters criminals as much as possible. This advice is valuable for every business! But, if you have only just started your business and are looking for expert security tips, look at our last post.
Winter Commercial Security Systems Advice from RACAM
Have Your Burglar System Tested
One of the most important things to do before you lock up your property for the festive period is have your intruder alarms tested. Most businesses tend to overlook the importance of security checks like alarm tests. Make sure you do it! A RACAM engineer will be on hand at any time needed to help.
Something we always recommend to businesses, no matter what time of year it is, is to implement access control into your commercial security system. We could consider a quality access control a staple of business security.
Who Has Access to Your Building
Double check that you know who has access to the building. You might have not updated the security access information for a while. Therefore, ensure that you update the security codes and information as necessary.
Don’t Post on Social Media
Though you will need to inform customers of Christmas and New Years closing hours, don’t document that your business is shut all over social media. This is will only make more and more people aware that there will be no one occupying the property at precise times!