There are a range of measures which businesses and homeowners can take to protect their assets from illegal or undesirable acts – which can include theft, misappropriation and vandalism. A range of security strategies are available, and should be considered to form balanced security measures.
Did you know?
incidents of theft estimated in England and
Wales for the year ending
burglary offences recorded by the Police
in England and Wales in the year
ending March 2020*1
in total police recorded crime for the year ending March 2020 in England and Wales (excluding
Greater Manchester Police)*1
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Our Specialist Partners to help manage your security risks
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ATG Access offer an extensive range of physical security solutions including telescopic, lift-out and fixed security bollards. They have also developed a range of anti-terror hostile vehicle mitigation barriers for the protection of infrastructure and crowded spaces.
Security Upgrade Installation Service
Evander offer a range of glazing and lock services, including door and window security devices (locks, key operated bolts and patio door locks) and commercial premises security including devices suitable for use on emergency exits and roller shutter doors.
Insafe is one of the UK’s leading independent safe providers as well as the Sole UK Distributor of Chubbsafes, one of the oldest safe brands in the world. They specialise in the provision, installation and maintenance of safes, in addition to a 24/7, 365 days UK wide Safe Engineer and Master Locksmiths service.
OrbisVacant Property Security
Orbis offer vacant property protection and management services to secure and monitor sites via a range of rapidly deployable security solutions. They also have their own 24/7 manned Alarm Receiving Centre. Types of property protected include commercial real estate, social housing, listed properties, construction sites and open spaces.
Selectamark are a supplier of security marking and asset identification solutions. They offer a variety of tools, mobile equipment, vehicle and plant marking solutions to help deter theft and recover stolen property.
VigilanceVacant Property Security
Vigilance provide security for property assets including 24/7 protection based around a Security in Residence service that is supplemented by electronic surveillance of sites, linked to a 24 hour Operations Control Room. Guarding services are provided by a large proportion of ex-Armed Forces personnel. Properties protected include a range of commercial and industrial premises, vacant property assets and re-development projects.
VPSVacant Property Security
VPS offer vacant property protection, site security and property services. They have a range of vacant property security products to provide effective deterrents from unauthorised visitors, plus site security solutions for large and remote locations including construction sites, utilities projects and highways.
Services available from our Specialist Partners
Security Marking Systems
Selectamark offer a variety of security marking systems to reduce the risk of your property being stolen. The SelectaDNA Property Marking kit contains a bottle of DNA solution that is unique to every customer which provides proof of ownership if a crime occurs and exterior warning signage. The commercial kits come in three different sizes to mark 100, 500 or 1,000 items. Residential and specialist kits are also available.
Insafe design, manufacture, supply and install all grades and sizes of safes. Insafe’s safe products include the entire range of Chubbsafes as well as their own UK manufactured safes. In addition to their traditional range, these are also available as bespoke products with customised finishes and can be fitted with jewellery drawers and integrated watch winders for private clients who require something more than just a secure safe.
Telescopic Bollard Technology
Telescopic bollards can be manually retracted and raised to grant or restrict access to entranceways. They are suitable for both residential and commercial applications; typically used to prevent vehicle theft, ram-raids and to protect buildings and assets. They can be supplied with a lift-assist mechanism which reduces the product’s lifting weight utilising a gas-assist method and allowing the bollard to be used by all.
Intruder Alarm Systems
Secom alarm systems are individually tailored and designed to help home or business premises remain secure. Intruder alarms can be remotely monitored from Secom’s dedicated Alarm Receiving Centre to ensure Police response and insurer acceptance.
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