Don’t Forget the Clocks!

Mar 31, 2019

Next weekend marks the end of daylight savings where clocks go back one hour. What has this got to with security you ask?

Well, if you have a CCTV system it’s important that the time and date are embedded into the footage are correct in case it’s required as evidence.

And if you have an alarm system that auto-arms then it’s vital that the time is correct. It’s also a timely reminder to check batteries and carry out maintenance.

If you’re unsure how to check or adjust the time on your security system, give us a call on 1300 685 504

When it comes to installing the right camera, the devil is in the detail

Find out the science behind why there is such a difference between a camera that can merely detect a person, and one that can positively identify a person

Choosing the right electronic lock is the ‘key’ to good security

Mortise locks, electronic strikes, magnetic locks… Here’s our guide on the most popular types of electrified lock that you should consider when implementing an access control system for your building

Confused by electronic access control systems? That’s standard.

When it comes to implementing an access control system for your business, there’s no one-size-fits all solution. But there is a standard and a guideline for helping choose the right system.

Access credentials and how to choose the right one for your business

There’s a plethora of access credentials on the market to choose from, so if you want to find out how to provide secure access into a building, read our guide here

Latest crime statistics reveal huge drop in robberies

This week the Crime Statistics Agency released their 2020 crime figures which showed that whilst there was an overall increase in crime of 2.3%, property and deception offences dropped by 12%, and robberies by a whopping 28%.

How do we detect intruders? With intruder detectors of course…

Opportunists, prowlers, smashers, or professionals. There are many types of intruders, but they all have one thing in common and that is that they most definitely should not be gaining access to your business, and they need to be detected immediately.

Melbourne Is Back! And So Are Our Maintenance Services…

The shackles are off Melbourne, we are free! Well, free at least within a certain radius from our homes and only with a limited number of people. Oh, and let’s not forget the permanent face coverings, the work permits and check points… But apart from those few things, we are back.

How laziness changed time and why you need to check your security system.

Benjamin Franklin coined the phrase "early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise" and advised Parisians to get up earlier during the summer months to economise on the use of candles. He proposed this be enforced by the ringing of church bells...

Can a security system really help make your workplace healthier and safer?

Seemingly, the continuing threat of the Coronavirus is something that may be around for some time into the future. And while many are holding out hope of a vaccine to get life back to normal, there is speculation that maybe things might not get quite back to the way...

Prevention is better than cure!

“A stich in time saves nine”, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”, and our personal favourite “intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them”. That last quote is by Albert Einstein, and while we’re not going to draw comparisons between us and one...
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