Alarm response & patrol unit.
Issues to consider with regards to an alarm activation at your premises: Are you also aware ‘It is the employer’s duty to asses risks to lone workers and take steps to avoid or control risk where necessary?’
Have the present key holding staff received any training?
Is it fair to ask them to risk disturbing an intruder or to be disturbed after hours?
How long would they have to wait for an engineer?
Are they able to give 100% the working next day?
Is acting as a key holder in their contracts?
What happens if they are off sick, on holiday or out for the night/weekend?
Are they able to cover public holidays, including Christmas?
Are you aware of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 (CMA)?
8 out a 9 system activations are false alarms and only 10% are caused by criminal activity – if you have more than two false alarms in a twelve month period he police will downgrade or cancel their response rate to your business or private residence.
Some smaller businesses are not covered by police even though they have an alarm system.
By choosing Shield Force Security LTD you can relax in the knowledge that you are using a local security firm that is trusted by numerous local governments in the North West.
Our clients stay with us longer because they know we value our staff, offering them regular training and good rates of pay, this in turn assures us that our staff will staff with us longer than the industry norm so we can provide a more stable and reliable workforce and more peace of mind for our customers.
Our professionals are totally committed and available 24 hours a day!