As the engines of the UK, economy continue to gather pace and with new enthusiasm for business growth, many of us have been investing in new equipment – office spaces, computer systems, maybe even a new fleet of electric company vehicles.

However, in the back of your mind, lies the worrying thought of potential criminal damage to your new investments.

The security of our assets is understandably a key concern, along with the safety of employees and customers.

Reducing worry and giving peace of mind, the ever-watchful eyes of CCTV cameras have and continue to provide businesses with a key and cost-effective deterrent.

Include licenced, beady-eyed security officers to monitor the recorded footage, further increases the likelihood of:

Offenders being identified

A form of response mobilised in a timely manner.

collecting evidence that can be used in a court of law.

CCTV security for businesses

The Federation of Small Businesses reports that crime against small firms in the UK costs more than £12 billion ANNUALLY.

CCTV is helping to reduce this figure and has been particularly effective against pre-planned crime.

Along with providing security, CCTV gives peace of mind to owners and they don’t have sick days.

FACT – The College Policing report that overall crime decreased by 51% in private and public car parks following the installation of CCTV. – That’s A Great Result!!

So, what is CCTV?

CCTV (closed-circuit television) also referred to as video surveillance, is a TV system in which signals are monitored, primarily for surveillance and security purposes.

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) estimates that the UK has between 4 to 5.9 million CCTV cameras currently in operation. A staggering amount!  

Strategically position your CCTV cameras for maximum security

Protect your assets by ensuring that:

  • At least one CCTV camera provides identifiable quality images of those entering and leaving your company premises, ideally at the main entrance,

  • For those of you with higher risk locations, cameras should record at six frames per second or at lower risk locations, a minimum of two frames per second,

  • Your videos should be recorded at its original size and with minimal amount of compression.

Keep your assets safe with Taur Security

Taur Security provides commercial and residential CCTV Security Services in London and across the UK.  

Our monitoring services are led by highly experienced personnel.

Contact us today and find out how our professional CCTV security services can protect your business and assets.

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