CCTV Is Essential For Small Business

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If you’re running a small business, it’s vital that your premises are adequately secure and protected. Break-ins and theft can lead to a loss of revenue that many smaller businesses simply cannot afford. A good quality, properly installed CCTV system can prevent crimes and make prosecuting criminals a lot easier. Let’s take a look at the ways in which a CCTV system is essential for small businesses. CCTV is Ideal for Crime Detection CCTV is vital for proving people guilty, …

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Vacant Property: How To Keep It Secure

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A vacant property can, unfortunately, often be a target for unwanted visitors. Thankfully, there are a number of ways to secure your property until it’s ready to be used again. Here are some of the best methods for securing a vacant property. Perimeter Security Perimeter security can refer to physical barriers to stop people from getting onto your vacant property, or more modern, electronic barriers. Electronic methods mean that intruders will set off an alarm once they trespass onto the …

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CCTV installation: how to get the most from your system.

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CCTV systems are great for increasing the security of your premises. However, CCTV installation is a more precise science than many people think. This post will discuss the best CCTV installation tips to ensure that your business is as protected as it can be. Learn More About CCTV Blind Spots It’s important to take note of where you place your CCTV cameras to ensure that you’re preventing blind spots. If your CCTV system has vulnerable points, criminals can still make …

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The Importance of CCTV in Preventing Terror Attacks

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The world is still reeling from the terrible terror attacks on Las Ramblas in Barcelona on the 17th of August. 13 people have lost their lives and at least 130 were injured in the senseless act of terror. In times like this, it’s easy to think that the world is a dangerous place and to want to hide away. Fortunately, a CCTV system is designed to act as a preventative measure and can be used to identify perpetrators and bring …

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Dummy Cameras VS Genuine CCTV: Pros and Cons

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Dummy Cameras VS Genuine CCTV: Pros and Cons   Unfortunately, we live in a society where crime is on the increase. You might be tempted to install dummy cameras around your business in an attempt to deter criminals from entering the premises. However, it’s important not to underestimate the tenacity of criminals, and to protect your business properly. This post will discuss why real cameras will always be more effective than the dummy alternative. False Sense of Security No one …

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Why Cyber Security is Important for the Modern Business

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In 2017 physical security systems are not enough on their own. An increased reliance on computers and the internet means that cyber security is more important than ever. Maintaining a high level of cyber security is vital to protect sensitive information and details about your customers.There are a number of ways to protect your business’ information; cyber security doesn’t simply stop at installing anti-virus software and a firewall. This post will explore some of the methods you can use to …

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CCTV Installation: What You Need To Know

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CCTV technology is incredible these days with quality HD facial recognition software and CCTV installation is difficult for some. CCTV with internet connectivity can instantly upload images to the main security database making short work of most criminal efforts. But only if you know where to place the CCTV camera. In order to get the best from your CCTV system, you need to think where to place it first. This is the best way to get maximum security for your …

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5 CCTV enhancements that make security stronger.

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Now we all know that CCTV in Southampton is everywhere. The council has a great network of cameras but in the security industry, it’s important to stay ahead. You can have as many CCTV cameras as you want but they are almost useless if they aren’t being used properly. So this week we thought we might keep everyone updated about our latest new developments here at Veritech. We wanted to use the blog to tell you all about the new CCTV set …

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5 Reasons Why Ongoing Security Benefits Our Society

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The recent horrific events in Manchester and London have hit us all hard. Many have suffered from such senseless attacks on our society. They have also made us concerned for our own safety but luckily we have security systems, Southampton or elsewhere that can protect us. All leading to a heightened level of vigilance. You may have read in our earlier blogs how Westminster Council made a decision to turn off their CCTV system over a year ago, simply to …

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How CCTV in Southampton Protects Your Customers

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It might not be well known to many but Southampton city council has over 300 CCTVs that are manned 24 hours a day.  All operate covering the parks, streets and most in between. This is a great ongoing effort from the local council but sadly over the last few months, we have heard about cuts to Police funding on a national scale. It is also difficult to criticise the continued efforts and hard work of our fine law enforcement community but …

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