8 (Important) Tips To Know How Safe Is My Neighborhood?

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In a perfect world, we would all be safe. However, even the “safest” areas on our planet have no-go zones and dubious neighborhoods. For instance, Sweden, a former bastion of safety among the Nordic countries, has plenty of “vulnerable areas” where crime can’t seem to stop thriving for years now. Such places also exist in … Read more

How To Stop Burglars From Targeting Your Home (Top Tips)

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Getting Started Coming home to find that you have been robbed of expensive and irreplaceable items is something that we hope no one ever has to go through. Unfortunately, burglaries may be more common than you think. According to a list of 2018 crime statistics published by the FBI, a burglary occurs around every 25 seconds … Read more

15 Ways To Protect Your Business: Assets and Profitability

Protect your Business from Threats and Competitors

In today’s cutthroat business environment, bad things can happen to good businesses. You don’t have to be negligent, careless, or irresponsible to get a lawsuit filed against you. Today, the best offense is a good defense for your business. To protect your business, it is essential that you take some crucial defensive measures before someone … Read more

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (Be Safe)

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The Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) approach to ensuring building security is self-explanatory. It is a set of design principles used to reduce the incidence and fear of crime by manipulating the built environment in a way that creates a safer space. Whether it is residential units, corporate structures, community settings, or commercial places like … Read more

(Good Security Practices) When Setting Up a Home Office

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Thanks to the power of the internet, setting up a home office and working from home are becoming more and more commonplace. But that doesn’t mean that the concept of a home office started with the internet. Lawyers, consultants, contractors, and many more professionals used to have home offices way before the internet. But thanks … Read more

Building Security – 5 (Powerful ) Methods To Keep Safe

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The safety of the premises you live or work in should be one of your prime concerns, especially if you are the person in charge. Building security is an important, multifaceted job that extends way beyond hiring burly security guards and setting them by the main entrance (although that is also an essential element). Building … Read more

Fighting Food Felonies: How to Catch and Avoid Employee Theft in Restaurants

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‘Waiter found guilty of stealing from the cash registers.’ ‘Restaurant server arrested for misusing customers’ credit card information.’ ‘Deli employee charged for voiding the sales receipts and pocketing the cash instead.’ And so on. Stealing is a common dilemma in the food industry. Therefore, if you are a restaurant owner or are planning to open … Read more

How Do I Know If My House Is in a Flood Zone? 8 (Facts)

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When most people think about floods, they think about the devastating ones that level houses, destroy property, and cause fatalities. While it’s true for some floods, thankfully, they represent a tiny number of floods that plague the country. A ‘Flood,’ by definition, is the overflow of a body of water. It can happen in a … Read more