As local business owners ourselves, we know how much time, money and energy business owners put into their businesses on a daily basis. While there are many aspects to building and maintaining a successful business, many businesses tend to overlook the security aspect of their business or commercial property, leaving them exposed to break-in attempts, burglaries and theft. At Lock and Tech USA we have helped many business owners keep their storefronts, offices and locations safer and more secured. Whether you are a small business or a large, enterprise based in Atlanta, we offer custom security and locksmith solutions that can ensure the safety and security of your employees, your customers and yourself.
Following these simple tips can ensure the safety and security of your business for years to come:
1. Renew and/or service your locks
Weather you have a simple lock installed on your front door or an advanced access control system it is important to periodically get it serviced to ensure it is working properly. If you have employees working in your business and use regular locks to open and close your door it is extremely important to get your locks re keyed to ensure that former employees no longer have access to the business. Even if your employees are instructed to return their keys upon termination of their employment you can never be sure if key copies were made while they were working for you or if keys were stolen or copied during that time. rekeying your locks is a safe and affordable solution that will redeem the old keys used to access your business useless and only approved individuals can have access to your location once your locks have been re keyed.
2. Install a Panic Bar
Panic bars are an exit device that employ a push bar that unlock doors in cases of emergencies. It is also widely used in business that have high traffic of people on a regular basis as it allows a simple and safe exit solution without requiring and keys. Depending on the type of your business it may be beneficial to install a panic bar to avoid the wear and tear that heavy use can have on a standard keyed lock.
3. Install a CCTV system
While many business owners understand the importance of having an alarm system in their business, many of them ignore the option of installing a cctv system in their business. CCTV stands for Closed Circuit TeleVision and it employs security cameras that can capture the activity inside any business, 24 hours a day. This is very useful for two main reasons: Most intruders will avoid attempting to break into a property once they notice security cameras are installed in the location. If a break-in has occurred, a CCTV system can greatly assist you in investigating the situation and ultimately catching and prosecuting the intruders.
At Lock and Tech USA we provide complete locksmith solutions in Atlanta including a full range of professional commercial locksmith services. Contact us today at (770) 425-6625 for immediate service throughout Atlanta. Thanks for reading!