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12 Signs Your Business Needs a Security Guard

There are numerous reasons to start taking security within your organisation more seriously. From petty thefts to physical altercations, you need to be ready to deal with whatever the world of work has to throw at you. To alleviate your fears, a hired security guard should always be a consideration. So, what are the signs that you require a professional security guard? You lack the resources to handle emergencies If you are a small business it’s hard to cover all bases where emergencies are concerned. A professional security guard is trained to handle all types of emergency situation, from physical conflicts…

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Do I Need to Install CCTV for my Business?

CCTV is an increasingly popular security measure used in shops and many other medium-to-large businesses. Should a crime occur on your premises, CCTV will make it easier for the police to charge criminals for their actions and it’s a proven method that has increased conviction rates. This month, Ibwest Security are taking a look at whether your business could benefit from a CCTV system. Why you need CCTV Every business takes operational risks, like placing premium merchandise on the shopfloor, where it is vulnerable, or filling a single warehouse with thousands of pounds worth of goods. The potential for attracting theft…

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What Exactly Does a Security Guard Do?

You may want to employ a security guard to keep an expert eye on your customers, staff and premises, or maybe you’re looking to start an exciting new career in security, and are curious what a security guard is required to do on a daily basis. Whatever the reason, you’ve come to the right place, as this month Ibwest Security is delving into the unique duties a security guard is required to perform.   Be visible to customers As a business’ frontline of security and safety, it’s reassuring to customers and staff when a security guard is clearly visible. To deter…

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Building Security Checklist

There is a lot to consider when securing a building, or an entire building complex with surrounding grounds. Thankfully, a professional security service takes all aspects of security into their trusted hands and puts in the legwork to ensure peace of mind. In this month’s post, we’re giving a glimpse of the checks that security services make to guarantee a site against unlawful entry and other criminal activity. The list can change in response to current events, and is reviewed on a regular basis to keep on top of the latest industry methods. With that in mind, here are the top…

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Could Your Business Benefit from the Services of a Security Guard?

Whatever the size of your business, it can be vulnerable to crime and nuisance behaviour that has an impact on employee safety and customer experience, not to mention premises and property damage. This is the mission of security services like Ibwest: to deter crimes from happening in the first place, and in the event of their happening, manage the situation quickly and professionally. In this way, Ibwest security are happy to provide security personnel for retail and industrial sites as well as events, to ensure a discreet service that, should it be needed, is the greatest investment in safety you could…

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The team at Ibwest Security are happy to welcome you to our brand new blog! Make sure to check back here for regular updates on a variety of topics, including news and information about our company, the wider security industry and a host of handy tips, tricks and considerations to help you maximise the security of your premises.

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