How Safe Is Your Office Security?
Whether you work on a single floor or inside an entire industrial complex, safety and security is always a number 1 priority. But how safe is your office security? That’s what we’ll be answering this month, as Ibwest take a look at safety and security measures you can use to make your office a better place to do business. Carpark CCTV and Lighting Does your car park have good lighting and is it covered by CCTV? If the perimeter of your business is well lit, this alone will deter many types of crime, including burglary and vandalism. The lighting needs to…
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…
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…
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…
Top Ways to Improve Your Business’s Security
To prevent theft and vandalism effectively, a business security system needs to counteract all the weak points of your business’s premises and its internal procedures. In today’s world, it is no longer a case of merely fortifying a property and securing valuable items, such as specialist equipment and money. You must also take online security seriously, to avoid your organisation becoming one of the two-thirds of British businesses that suffered cyberattacks in 2016. In this month’s post, we will list the best methods for improving your security. Risk assessments A risk assessment will address the obvious issues relating to weaknesses in…
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.