If you have ever been in the unfortunate situation where items have been stolen from your business by a burglary, you will know that it can have significant financial and heartache ramifications.
Unfortunately, in the UK, burglaries are not a dwindling phenomenon and opportunists are still out there looking to get your items. However, you can fight back. CCTV cameras are a great way, along with other forms of security such as roller shutters and lighting, to deter criminals and keep your assets safe. Here are a few other great reasons to invest in CCTV for your business:
It is a deterrent
As mentioned, there are many opportunists, however they will have done their research. Having CCTV installed is a good way to deter thieves as they know they are being watched. They will always take the path of least resistance, so if your neighbours don’t have CCTV, they will go there first. Fort hat reason allow, CCTV is a great investment.
It catches them
If they do decide to still attempt a break in, the CCTV footage will catch them, despite their best interests of covering up. Handing it to the police who have the time and skills to go through the footage should ensure they are caught.
Whilst you are away, at night or the weekends, you can leave the CCTV rolling and this will allow you to monitor any criminal activity. It can also stop people within your own company stealing things from you as well. This may help you, or your staff to feel safe should they be working and early or a late shift.
A CCTV surveillance system is without doubt a good investment for your business and should be a long-term investment for the continued growth of your businesses.
At Unified Voice & Data, we provide CCTV installations to businesses all over Yorkshire and have been helping to keep them safe for a number of years. If you are looking to upgrade your security measures at your business, please do not hesitate to get in touch with one of our team today.