Business crime in the UK

Published on Thu, Jun 15, 2017 7:44 AM

The 2016 Crime Victimisation Survey, conducted by the Home Office, looks at crime against businesses in England and Wales. The findings of this survey are detailed below.In the Wholesale & Retail sector, the survey found that, in 2016, 13,426 incidents of crime occurred per 1,000 premises. This has dropped significantly from 2012, where the figure was close to 20,000 (19,701 incidents per 1,000 premises). However, this rate has increased slightly from 2013 (13,070 incidents) and 2015… read more

5 simple ways to improve your home security

Published on Thu, Jun 8, 2017 9:57 AM

1.Light it up!Install movement sensor lights around the perimeter of your home, including the back garden. These lights will automatically turn on when they detect movement, drawing attention to your house and any attempting burglars. This will deter burglars from targeting your home and reduce the likelihood of them gaining access to your home, should the lights not put them off, without being seen.2.Display your security.Install a visual burglar alarm on your home. By having a burglar… read more

NHS Cyber Attack

Published on Thu, Jun 1, 2017 1:41 PM

Hackers demanding a ransom infiltrated the health service’s antiquated computer system. The hacker’s claimed that they had gained access to tools widely believed to have been developed by the US National Security Agency. This crippled the NHS services along with international courier FedEx, Germany’s rail operator and infected computers in 150 countries.The attackers spread ‘ransomware’ called ‘WannaCry’ – also known as WanaCrypt0r 2.0 and WCry, onto the NHS system. It is ofte… read more

How to secure your business

Published on Thu, May 25, 2017 11:51 AM

Keeping your businesses security up to scratch is one of the most essential ways to ensure your business is not affected by loss of revenue or concerns of safety. There are several ways you can keep your business protected as will be outlined in this article. -Schedule a monthly or even weekly shredding of all confidential paperwork or information. This way no one will be able to access private information by finding invoice numbers or log on details in your businesses waste.-Make sure… read more

Does my business need an air tube system?

Published on Fri, May 19, 2017 10:05 AM

Air tube systems can be very beneficial for businesses, such as those in the retail sector. Our unique system allows capsules of money to be deposited into a tube system at a collection point situated at the till. The capsule is taken through a tube system and deposited directly into a locked safe – reducing the amount of people needing access to the safes main body. Using these systems money can be deposited on a regular basis, which is helpful in keeping the amount in the till minimal… read more