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VERIFIER APPOINTS SIMON BECKER

VERIFIER APPOINTS SIMON BECKER

VERIFIER APPOINTS SIMON BECKER With an expansive background in the security industry, Simon Becker, has taken his previous experience and knowledge to Verifier Offsite Monitoring where he has been appointed as National Sales and Technical Manager. Having worked with South African and International security giants like ADT and ADI Global Distribution plus local security firms,…

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HOW TO CHOOSE A SECURITY SERVICE PROVIDER

HOW TO CHOOSE A SECURITY SERVICE PROVIDER

HOW TO CHOOSE A SECURITY SERVICE PROVIDER When faced with upgrading your security, be it commercial or residential, one is faced with a myriad of service providers that all profess to offer a solution. For the uninitiated this can be a daunting task. How does one begin to compare say, one guarding company from another,…

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OFFSITE MONITORING SAVES BIG MONEY FOR HOUSING ESTATES AND OFFICE PARKS

OFFSITE MONITORING SAVES BIG MONEY FOR HOUSING ESTATES AND OFFICE PARKS

OFFSITE MONITORING SAVES BIG MONEY FOR HOUSING ESTATES AND OFFICE PARKS Secure housing estates and business parks have become a common sight in most neighbourhoods throughout South Africa. Offering a more secure work and home lifestyle, these estates are a trend that will continue growing as time goes on. However, many people are put offthese…

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LIGHTNING DOES STRIKE TWICE!

LIGHTNING DOES STRIKE TWICE!

LIGHTNING DOES STRIKE TWICE! If you think lightening doesn’t strike twice in the same spot – think again! Certain suburbs and housing communities within South Africa have become the target of multiple attacks from criminals, who after breaking into the poorly protected property and stealing valuable items, are waiting a short period of time for…

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Security Tips:

Security Tips:

Security Tips: In terms of tips a good place to start would be forming good habits when arriving/leaving home (especially relevant in terms of our work monitoring gates!). These include: ·         Making sure you aren’t being tailed, and if you are, drive to the nearest police station. ·         Never pull into your driveway before your…

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SECURITY VITAL TO KEEPING YOUR BUSINESS PARK’S VALUE

SECURITY VITAL TO KEEPING YOUR BUSINESS PARK’S VALUE Location, location, location – touted as one of the most important factors when buying a property and particularly when investing in a commercial property that you hope to make money from. However, one of the more important factors often overlooked is security. How safe and secure is…

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ZWAANSWYK ROAD GOES HI-TECH IN THEIR FIGHT AGAINST BABOONS

ZWAANSWYK ROAD GOES HI-TECH IN THEIR FIGHT AGAINST BABOONS The members of the Zwaanswyk Association of Property Owners (ZAPO) in Zwaanswyk Road, Tokai, have been experiencing problems with marauding baboons for many years now. After consultation with all of the relevant authorities, ZAPO erected an electrified fence along the forest perimeter, with gates placed at…

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OFFSITE MONITORING THE FASTEST GROWING SECTOR IN THE SECURITY INDUSTRY

OFFSITE MONITORING THE FASTEST GROWING SECTOR IN THE SECURITY INDUSTRY   Security for big business and residential estates has mostly consisted of guards physically patrolling their perimeters; with additional monitoring of the premises via CCTV viewed at their on-site control rooms. There are however many issues associated with this model which include collusion between guards…

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