4 Ways to Secure Your Business During COVID-19
As each day passes, more businesses are being forced to close down shop and work remotely. The question is – how can your brick and mortar store amp up security during these uncertain times? Check out these four tips that you can easily implement during this pandemic.
#1) Sound the Alarm
There’s no better time than now to test your alarms. Before closing your storefront, run a quick experiment by arming your alarm system, purposely setting it off and then waiting to see if your monitoring station informs you. If nothing happens, contact your alarm provider for a quick service call.
#2) Out of Sight, Out of Mind
A simple solution to protect your retail business is to hide any expensive inventory and Point of Sales from entry doors and windows. With inventory hidden away, you can prevent a quick smash and grab therefore protecting your business.
#3) Clean, Clean, Clean
This one might seem like common sense but when your rushing to close shop, things can get left a mess. When a thief sees this, they automatically think this person doesn’t care or doesn’t have the proper resources to install a security system.
#4) All Done and Dusted
In addition to common cleaning and organizing, spend some time removing dust or cobweb build up inside or near your cameras. Cleaning your CCTV system will ensure your system is optimally running to produce clear footage.