CCTV (Closed-circuit television) or video surveillance can be a real benefit when installing in the workplace. Many businesses are deterred from installing CCTV systems as there are many rules and regulations around the use of cameras and personal data.
If you have sought the advice from a security system specialist and the right cameras are installed in the most prominent places they can be a real asset to your business.
The Top Benefits From CCTV
There is much evidence that a clearly displayed camera will deter the majority of criminals from committing crimes. This enhances the safety of an office, warehouse or property and as an added benefit allows everyone to feel at ease while working.
Cameras make it easy for employers to monitor their employee’s activities to ensure that no illegal activity occurs on the premises. It also allows you to log the visitors at your workplace so both – the employer and the employees – can work in peace knowing the building is secure from intruders.
CCTV Collects Evidence
If your premises is unfortunate and crime actually does happen, CCTV can provide excellent video footage that can help identify and serves as evidence against the criminal. Giving the best chance of recovering stolen items or convicting those responsible
Reducing Cost and Risk
The initial cost of installing CCTV is an investment that will be recovered over time, as you are less likely to be targeted by criminals, illegal activities from staff are reduced and you may even get reduced costs from your business insurance, all saving you money in the long term.
Not only does CCTV help deter crime but it also ensures that the safety of your staff and premises is never compromised.
If you want free professional advice on what CCTV systems are best suited to your circumstances and premises then get in touch with us today to see how we can help.