Crime and the fear of crime are on the rise, so it’s not surprising with more and more businesses are installing a security alarm system.
If your business is within the surrounding area that has been targeted by criminal activity, installing a security alarm system will not only prevent loss but also discourage property crime in the first instance.
The Importance of Security Alarm Systems
Protecting your commercial property from crime is considered an essential part of doing business. Some business owners may see installing business alarm systems as an unnecessary expense. Unfortunately, the money that a business owner thinks he/she has saved ends up negligible due to damage or theft.
Every year commercial crimes such as break-ins, vandalism, and property damage cost millions of dollars to businesses and insurance companies. However, this figure could have been much higher if the proactive business owners had not installed business security alarms on their properties.
Installing a business security alarm can do more than just prevent loss â€“ they are likely to reduce insurance premiums. Based on the level of protection provided by a business security system, insurance providers may offer a discount to business owners who invest in these alarm systems.
Security alarms do a good job
Out of all the different security systems that you can put in place to keep your business safe, security alarms are very helpful for keeping out undesired trespassers. Security alarms can be attached to your doors and other access points such as windows, etc. These alarms have the capability to sense that an individual is attempting to access the premises and in response an alarm sounds. The alarm can only be deactivated with a code that only authorised employees should know. The noise of the alarm is helpful in attracting the attention of neighbouring companies, or police in the area.
Eversafe provides a no-obligation, FREE security assessment and quote to all businesses who request a professional evaluation of their offices. If you need help, call Eversafe today on (03) 900 10 900!