While there are many homeowners realizing the need of an alarm system, they often neglect a vital part of a security system: home security alarm monitoring. The benefits of alarm monitoring are many, including:
Fire emergency services
Rapid response to break-ins
The most important benefit of an alarm monitoring system is the rapid reaction to actual alarm events. Home security systems, while being very effective, are just sirens and lights when kept unmonitored. Such unmonitored home security systems do highlight a break-in, but eventually depend on witnesses or bystanders to alert the authorities. Quite often, burglars get enough time to take anything they want. An alarm monitoring support alleviates this by sending a signal to police the second an alarm goes off. The alarm monitoring companies can also effectively see whether an alarm generated is a false alarm, reducing the owner’s liability, as the homeowner may get penalized for fake alarms.
Business video surveillance can be an important part of helping to prevent theft, to monitor employees, or to just keep an eye on the property and surroundings. It is also a great way to help ensure the safety and welfare of your employees and provides the business owner with peace of mind.
If employees are made aware of the fact that a business video surveillance system is being used, this will most likely prevent many problems from happening in the first place. Employees will be more likely to follow company policies and be less inclined to participate in any shady activities such as stealing money or inventory from the business. In the event that you already suspect something is up with an employee, a surveillance system could be installed to confirm to dismiss the suspicions of the owner.