Who Should I Hire? Civilian Security vs. Off-Duty/Prior Police

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The Ultimate Guide to Business Surveillance on Your Construction Site

Are you tired of having materials stolen from your construction sites? Do you wonder what your employees are doing when you're not around? There are more than 10,000 pieces of heavy equipment stolen each year, costing the construction industry almost $1 billion. If you think that your construction...

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7 Reasons Why You Need a Commercial Security System for Your Business

Across the country, theft is costing companies more than $60 billion every year in lost profits and inventory costs. When employee theft is the issue, you have to factor in the cost of retraining and losing employees. With a commercial security in place, many of these losses will...

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10 Things You Should Consider Before You Hire a Security Guard

No business is free of the possibility of crime.  How can you effectively run the day-to-day activities of your business while also worrying about lack of security? With all the worry of security, the target of your attention strays from where it may need to be. When you hire...

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9 Business Security Methods That’ll Keep Your Business Safe

  According to the FBI, there were 412,743 burglaries from nonresidential properties in 2016. That's an increase of 2.6% from 2015. Business security is paramount to your bottom line and your business continuity. A simple burglary can set you back months and ruin your investments. A...

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Does My Event Require Armed Security?

Security is important at every event. Attendees want to know that they are safe, and those responsible for holding events need to be sure that people and property are protected. However, deciding whether your event requires armed or unarmed security isn’t always easy. Different...

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SMART Security Pros Announces the Launch of Their New Website

SMART Security Pros, a leading provider of security solutions, announced this week the launch of their new website, which focuses on the company’s Mobile Video Guard services. The launch of their new website follows the company’s move to a new, and much larger office...

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5 Basic Business Network Security Measures You Should Be Taking

Half of the 28 million small businesses in the United States have had their IT systems breached. No one wants to lose access to their critical data or have valuable information stolen. But it can be difficult to know exactly what steps you need to...

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Everything You Need to Know About Retail Theft Prevention

Inventory loss cost the American retail industry over $48 billion in 2016. Loss of inventory can be the result of shoplifting, employee theft, as well as other factors. Besides having a proper inventory management process, preventing retail theft can be accomplished in many cost-effective and...

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Mobile Video Guard Units

Have you seen our Mobile Video Guard Units in Action? Below is a quick two minute video that shows several of our systems deployed at sites.  There are also some clips of the mobile app as well as what the warning message sounds like.   Our portable...

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Why Your Job Site Requires Security Surveillance

Job site security is a growing concern for companies in the construction industry. These companies often fall victim to theft and vandalism, costing them hundreds of thousands of dollars in loss each year. Although fences might deter some trespassers, they can easily be cut or...

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What a Typical Security Awareness Training Consists Of

Are you at risk for cybercrime? As a business? You are if you use computers in any part of your daily work. The risk increases with each employee you hire, no matter how smart they are. The only way to prevent major damage is to learn...

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Hiring Security Guards: Everything You Need to Know and More

For many businesses, safety and security of their product and property is a top priority, and the most common way to ensure this is through the use of a security guard. It isn't just enough to hire a security company, being confident that your protection...

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5 Signs Your Site Needs Better Theft Prevention Measures

Whether you are managing a construction site, monitoring a car lot, or working on some other kind of project, theft prevention is paramount to your success. With potential dollars walking off your lot, you could find yourself in financial ruin in a matter of months....

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The Importance of Physical Security in the Workplace

Every business wants to protect its assets. The most effective way is by monitoring what comes in and what goes out. Online security is beneficial in that it secures a company's online data. However, physical security takes securing data a leap forward--protecting the location where...

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New Trends in Security Technology

As technology evolves, so do the security needs of the public. In order to address these changes, the surveillance industry has begun adopting new technologies to help ensure that people, places, and data are secure. The following are this year’s top trends in security...

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7 Tips for a Contract Security Agreement

It is never too late to sign an agreement for security services. Did you know that American businesses lose $50 billion each year due to workplace crime? A tried and true solution is to employ contract security. Before you jump into a long-term agreement, however,...

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What to Expect from the Best Professional Security Services

When it comes to security breaches, don't think about if they happen. Think about when they happen. This is why professional security services are a must for companies of all sizes, in all industries. The Internet Security Threat Report from Symantec found that hackers targeting small businesses...

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Trends in School Security

Recent events have spurred numerous conversations about how schools can better protect both staff and children. Across the United States, schools everywhere have already begun evaluating and updating their security plans. Nowadays, schools must be well prepared to handle a variety of threats. They must...

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