Business Security Tips

04 March 0

The following list of top 10 security tips will help to protect your valuable assets regardless of whether it is retail space, office buildings or your home and contents.Do you want to learn more? Visit security tips for an office building.

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  1. Have a security and safety plan in place and check it periodically to make any necessary changes.
  2. Prepare an agreement form for each employee that they will understand and sign, This informs them of their rights and responsibilities and the consequences that are in place should any policies be violated.
  3. Shred all information that is no longer required.
  4. Protection of your passwords is of utmost importance, if they are written down they must be kept in a secure place.
  5. Installation of good quality locks on doors and windows is a must, include in this any storage areas and filing cabinets.
  6. Exterior lighting on the outside of your building around doors loading docks and the car parking area provides added safety and visibility for customers entering and departing the premises.
  7. Leaving on a small interior light inside the building after hours provides a view to police and security should they need to be called on in case of any suspicious activity.
  8. Keep the outside of the building free from overgrown plants and rubbish, do not provide cover for would be thieves to hide behind.
  9. Employees should be encouraged to secure all personal belongings out of sight of prying eyes.
  10. The installation of a door bell will alert you whenever anyone enters and leaves the premises.