School Security- do you really need it?

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How important is Security in Schools? Security in schools is extremely essential because children are the most important asset for any parents. The kids, being innocent,often fail to notice the potential dangers they can be faced with. They need to be kept secure and protected all the times, quite simply, because they can’t do that themselves. At times children unknowingly indulge in activities that are dangerous, for e.g. getting involved in fights and harming each other brutally. Our kids are the easiest targets for those who want to harm us. The organized crimes against children and child abuse activities make it even more important for implementation of proper security within the schools. For schools security equipment that creates an instant alarm and can show the exact place of an event is occurring are the most suitable. The equipment must be able to capture a broad area of footage. Some systems can detect abnormal smells, fume and noise. In the instance of schools, however, video surveillance is the most appropriate solution used to detect children’s mischief and fights as well. In a worst case scenario, security can be used to prevent sexual assaults, serious accidents and potential misconduct by teaching staff. Prevention in these instances is the best case scenario. Otherwise, incidents that become public can damage the school’s reputation and ruin years spent maintaining a clean record. Children are the most important part of any parents’ world, which means they will go to any length to keep them protected. A child’s security is something that all parents want to be completely sure of and ‘unsecured’ schools are the last...

Is CCTV The Right Choice For Your Business?

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Closed-circuit television (CCTV) or surveillance cameras have wide-ranging benefits for all businesses. The most unique feature of CCTV cameras is that it is specifically made for surveillance purposes, and are also used as a deterent and to help identify intruders. Whatever kind of business one has, the use of these cameras gives various benefits.  The benefits are not only limited to protecting the business properties, employees and customers but also they are also used to monitor any activity that is done in and out the business establishment. How CCTV can be a benefit to different types of premises: For shopping centres, CCTV security cameras can help to prevent any shoplifting and vandalism of any of the establishment’s store premises. For office based businesses, such as call centres, these security cameras can be very useful for the prevention of stealing very important and confidential information in the company. CCTV cameras are very helpful when it comes to discouraging would be thieves from hanging loitering around your premises.  If by chance, a thief or  perpetrator is caught, your CCTV surveillance footage provides evidence that can be shown to the authorities to assist with investigations. Deter sexual harassment incidents with CCTV Another benefit of using CCTV cameras in the workplace is avoiding harassment from happening in the premises, as well as abuse of office supplies and equipment. Manage Entry & Exit Points The surveillance cameras can also keep track of the people entering and exiting the building, the elevators, garages and places where there are hardly any people. Clearly, no one would like to be caught doing evil deeds in monitored places....