Entries by Tina Dunn

7 Reasons Why Mobile Apps Add Power to CCTV Systems

There is no question that CCTV systems are a huge advantage to retail, restaurants, and store security. Video surveillance and CCTV systems deter crime by increasing the risk factor for would be perpetrators, increase productivity and customer service as well as many other benefits. And all of those advantages are enhanced when you add the […]

Important Tips for Preventing (and Catching) Employee Theft

Whether it is taking an extended lunch or taking products for personal use, it all constitutes employee theft. Of course we always want to believe the best about our employees, and while there are many honest employees, a shocking 75 percent of employees steal or have stolen from their employer according to a 2009 United […]

Why Every Business Needs An Access Control System

Security has been a growing concern for businesses in different industries, from mom-and-pop shops to large corporations. Making sure that people, equipment and information remain safe is a priority. High quality security access systems can help you to keep outside intruders from gaining access to rooms and buildings with valuable office devices and confidential information. […]

Retail Theft On the Rise, But So Is Apprehension

If you ever had any question about the value of video surveillance and cctv in retail business, your questions have been answered. According to the 28th annual Jack L. Hayes International Retail Theft Survey, 30% of survey participants reported an increase in shrink in 2015. The good news is that apprehension has also increased steadily […]

Top Practical Applications for Video Surveillance

Video Surveillance technologies allow business owners to view real-time footage right from their computer or smartphone. Aside from the obvious cool factor, there are some really helpful and practical applications for video surveillance. Here are the top most practical applications for video surveillance. More than half of all businesses use video surveillance in the workplace. […]

CCTV is Better than Batman in QSR Security

No offense to the Caped Crusader, but when it comes to crime prevention in fast food restaurants, nothing holds a candle to the power of video surveillance and CCTV. Fast food restaurants face some unique challenges that make them a target for crime and require having an all seeing set of eyes watching at all […]

Grocery Store Video Surveillance Systems Protect Profitability

Grocery stores exist in a competitive landscape that cuts into already fairly narrow margins. Profitability not only relies on sales and marketing but the protection of assets, safety, accident and incident verification and more. CCTV and video surveillance technologies can be vital tools in achieving those goals, and many others. An expertly designed video surveillance […]

5 Ways Electronic Security Improves the Restaurant Experience

Restaurants face huge challenges in security. A constantly changing customer base, frequent employee turnover, and theft are just a few of the elements that add to the security risk within the restaurant industry. Fortunately, technology has provided a way to solve many of these problems and more. More than just a way to deter crime […]