Consider Patient Security in Nursing Home Design

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For multiple reasons Nursing Homes and Aged Care Facilities should install security systems tailored to the needs of their residents. This can greatly reduce the burden placed on their nursing staff to be in multiple places at once, while maintaining excellent levels of patient care. Nursing homes serve patients requiring preventive, therapeutic, and rehabilitative nursing care services for non-acute, long-term conditions. Most residents are frail and aged, but not bedridden, although often using canes, walkers, or wheelchairs. Stays are relatively long, the majority for life. Nursing homes also care for a smaller percentage of convalescent patients of all ages. These patients are in long-term recovery from acute illnesses, but no longer require hospitalization. This begs the question, with so many people to care for, how can nursing homes and aged care facilities maintain the safety and security of their residents, without over burdening their nursing staff or effective levels of patient care? Designing responsive and protective aged care facility Nursing homes present special design challenges in that for most residents the nursing home is not just a facility, but indeed their home. The challenge is to design a nursing home that is sensitive and responsive to long-term human needs both psychically and emotionally. In addition,facilities also take into consideration the emotional needs of residents loved ones and carers in ‘the outside world.’ Physically, residents are susceptible to falls and injury and with multiple residents moving about the facility at any one time, it can mean nursing staff are required to keep an eye over more than one are at the same time. The addition of CCTV and Video security...

Advancements in Surveillance Systems

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Surveillance Systems are getting increasingly advanced for both home and business protection.  Smart surveillance technology such as remote access is also making it a far easier task to manage who has access to our premises.  Burglary and vandalism can be devastating on both an emotional and financial level so choosing the right installer for our surveillance system is critical. Choosing the right installer for a surveillance system You need to be able to trust that you are getting value for money and that your assets are protected.  The best way to ensure that you are fully protected is to find a security company that can evaluate your premises and develop a surveillance system in accordance to your specific needs. Educate users on the surveillance system For a surveillance system in a home it is important to make sure that the system is user friendly, so everyone in the family can learn to use it comfortably.  Codes should be memorized by family members and should not be recorded in a format where the address is visible such as mobile phones or notepads so if they are stolen or misplaced, the house will not become vulnerable. Correctly installing a surveillance system Surveillance System installation is a relatively quick process, however there are a number of factors that go into the design of the system. Correct positioning of the sensor and camera is essential to the effectiveness of surveillance systems, so you must have it installed by a reputable and experienced security company. Eversafe provide the tailored home alarm security systems to suite our clients’ specific needs – for a no obligation security appraisal call Eversafe on...

Why Commercial Alarm Systems are Essential to Safety

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When choosing a commercial alarm system solution provider you need to find an installer who uses the latest technology and knows how to customize a solution that is right for the premises.  Through experience in installing Commercial Alarm Systems, providers can utilize advanced detection in the most efficient manner to ensure your businesses integrity and the safety of visitors on site. Ensure the safety of visitors and assets with a Commercial alarm system Commercial alarm systems are a great way to restrict the times of day that employees and visitors can access the various parts of your premises, such as particularly sensitive floors and rooms of the office or factory.  You can easily grant visitors temporary access with a preset expiration date and time. CCTV is another critical part of a comprehensive commercial alarm system as it offers real-time footage of your workers and visitors and is a proven deterrent of antisocial and inappropriate workplace behaviour, which results in higher productivity and a feeling of safety among persons on the premises. Take control of access to your premises with Commercial Alarm Systems Commercial alarm systems help business owners and managers monitor onsite activity via swipe cards, key pad access, real time and real time CCTV footage which is all accessible anywhere in the world through access control technology.  A major advantage to this is that an individual’s access to any entrance points can be granted or revoked easily through smart phone applications. Eversafe provide the tailored home alarm security systems to suite our clients’ specific needs – for a no obligation security appraisal call Eversafe on Melbourne local call (03) 900 10 900...

Why CCTV is worth the investment for your business security

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You never know when an emergency or break in might occur; Eversafe Business Security Camera Packages and CCTV provide a high level of security and act as an important visual deterrent in their own right to both intruders and trespassers. Encourage your workers to conduct themselves professionally A CCTV security system can be a powerful deterrent against inappropriate behaviour in the workplace.  It lets your employees know that they are safe and that they must conduct themselves professionally. Deter and identify workplace bullying with CCTV Workplace bullying is a serious threat to employee health, safety and the stability of your business operations.  If left unchecked it can lead to reduced profitability, increasing absenteeism, low morale and a high staff turnover.   With a CCTV system monitoring employees they will feel more secure knowing that if an incident where to occur it would be recorded and the perpetrators would be dealt with. Our offsite monitoring ensures that your business will be kept safe from intrusion, burglary and break in whether you are home or away, and our super fast response time means you can feel secure that we are always on hand when you need us.  Eversafe Australia has an extensive range of security cameras selected from a small variety of top branded suppliers to suit all types of CCTV camera purposes. Eversafe Australia has an extensive range of security cameras selected from a small variety of top branded suppliers to suit all types of CCTV camera purposes. We provide the very latest technology that specifically suits our clients’ needs – for a no obligation Business Security appraisal call Eversafe on...

How To Improve Your Business Security And Deter Robbery

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Whilst non-security staff should not attempt to apprehend people behaving aggressively, they should know how to confront people acting suspiciously in a positive manner. Training on business security should teach staff to look for suspicious behaviour Staff should seek to politely interact with people who are acting suspiciously, by asking how they can help or what they seek in order to let them know they are being watched. Assume that the potential for concealed weapons is always there It is very easy to conceal life threatening weapons.  Business owners, particularly those who operate in retail should always treat visitors with caution.  Particularly at closing times or when there are fewer people expected on the premises. How to take accurate descriptions of offenders If a robbery or otherwise violent crime where to take place on your premises, you want to be able to provide an accurate description of the perpetrators to police.  The best way to ensure the likelihood of apprehension is to train the relevant employees to take note of distinguishing facial features, tattoos, complexion etc.  Having a business security system in place with CCTV is also an excellent way to identify offenders by reviewing recorded footage, in case the victim is in shock and cannot remember specific details. How do I get business security monitoring? Eversafe provide the very latest technology that specifically suits the clients’ needs – for a no obligation business security appraisal call Eversafe on Melbourne local call (03) 900 10 900...