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Should you out-source your security or hire in-house?

Making a decision about the security of your company is a difficult one. It should never be rushed, with all aspects carefully considered. Your location, individual needs and budget will all play a factor, and one question we get asked time and time again is should you hire in-house or contract a security provider instead? Whilst in many industries, it makes sense to hire in house, for security, the opposite applies, and here’s why.

13 November 2019

Be ‘Security-Savvy’ with Carter Solutions and Services Limited

There are a number of things you can do to be proactive with the security of your business. We’ve broken them down into 4 key categories to help you become ‘security-savvy’!

3 October 2019

Is your industrial site secure?

Industrial sites tend to be away from residential areas, and they’re known for having expensive machinery inside often poorly protected buildings. It’s often the case that industrial sites utilise shift working patterns too. This makes it difficult to keep the building secure, as so many people regularly come and go, making it tricky to keep an eye on unauthorised personnel gaining access to restricted areas. This makes it particularly important to assess your security needs and hire an experienced security provider that understands your specific requirements.

20 September 2019

Why is a SIA license important?

Every single one of our security officers holds a SIA license, and we never subcontract staff. These two factors combined ensures the service you’re receiving from our security officers is of the highest quality. But what exactly is an SIA license, and why is it so important?

11 September 2019

8 tips on security from an ex-burglar

This morning presenters Ruth and Eamonn Holmes recently interviewed ex-burglar Michael Fraser, asking for his tips on how to protect your home. As a security provider, we found it incredibly interesting to see it from a completely opposite point of view! Whilst we focus on corporate security for much larger premises’ than a house, much of the advice given by Michael Fraser can be used at your offices too.

14 August 2019

5 Ways to choose the right security provider for your business

Investing in the right security is paramount in ensuring the safety of your business premises, employees and customers. But how do you know you’ve made the right choice? Trusting an external provider can feel a little daunting, so we’ve put together 5 ways to help you make the right decision.

13 August 2019