Any size business or event can be a target for for theft and illegal activity. From the retail shops close to the city to a musical event or festival, anywhere people get together to shop, work, dine, bank, and just have fun.
According to Small Business Trends, “Employing the services of a reputable, licensed security agency can help offset the potential for loss and ensure public safety. But how does a business know when it should hire such a company? What signs point to the need for protection?”
Safety Concerns in the Parking Lot
Is your parking lot dimly lit? Do your guests and employees feel safe walking at night to their cars? An unattended parking lot can make your customers vulnerable to criminal activity such as muggings and theft.
A uniformed security guard with a marked vehicle can protect your property and create an environment where people feel safe and at ease. One where criminals will be less likely to target. They can also monitor foot and vehicle traffic, checking people in and giving them IDs.
Is Retail Theft a Problem
A study recently released from the National Retail Federation, found retailers loose $44 billion a year. “The industry’s largest retail loss prevention event, finds that retailers lose billions of dollars to shoplifting, employee and vendor theft and administrative error – collectively known as inventory shrink.”
A trained security guard can significantly reduce this inventory shrink, which can save the business owner money.
What Happens in an Emergency Situation?
A security guard will give you piece of mind a trained professional is on property, equipped with the skills to handle any emergency situation. Capable to manage physical altercations, criminal incidents, and medical situations.
Curtis Security is a premier security provider for businesses of all sizes, events, concerts, and personal safety. You can expect professional, highly-trained personnel. We specialize in crime prevention and media liaison. Contact us today for more information.