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Smart cameras and security apps vs a real-life security guard. What would you choose?

Anyone involved in security would have noticed the increase in home security cameras and mobile apps that are ready and waiting to alert you of a potential break-in.  These can often be delivered the next day, for under £20, and can easily installed yourself within a few minutes. They will often come with a free app that can be downloaded onto your mobile phone or tablet, allowing you to monitor your home or business from your phone, and they can also alert you to movement in front of the camera.  If you think it all sounds a little too good to be true, then you’re right. Here’s why smart cameras and security apps are actually a terrible investment.

17 August 2018

2 reasons why body cameras on Security Guards are so important

Asda has become the first supermarket chain in the UK to take the step of issuing their security guards with CCTV equipment to protect them from abuse. But why have they taken this step, and is it an invasion of privacy to the public? Perhaps the below statistics will help to explain:

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3 August 2018

4 Key personality traits found in all quality Security Guards

As you might know, we're recruiting. So, we thought it might be a good idea to put together a short blog that highlights what we're looking for in candidates, as well as what our clients should expect from a CSS Ltd manned guarding security contract.

27 July 2018

How can mobile patrols reduce crime?

Our mobile patrol security service allows our security guards to travel around your business premises with the aim of reducing crime.

20 July 2018

3 reasons why Casinos need Security Guards

Licensed gaming venues need to have a security presence. Not only does it help to keep the peace on site, but it reduces the risk of disruptive behaviour and ensures that important license stipulations are abided to.

20 July 2018

Security guards for your summer event

The recent heat wave has been glorious! It’s been the perfect time to go to local music festivals, town events and village fetes. It’s been fantastic to see the British public united over football and that’s just been the start of the summer! With July, August and September stretching out in front of us, there’s plenty of warm weather yet to come for everyone to enjoy.

13 July 2018