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Why should i have surveillance security cameras?

We know each business is totally different and options we have a lot, but on real life, we have many things why should we have surveillance security cameras, i will list some of them:

1. CAMERAS CAN HELP PREVENT THEFT

Strategically placed security cameras can help prevent theft and crimes. The mere presence of your cameras is enough to thwart opportunistic thieves. Additionally, security cameras can help foster a sense of safety in and around your place of business, as well as discourage misbehavior. Make sure you place your security cameras where they’re obvious.

2. A WAY TO IDENTIFY VISITORS

Certain businesses are at particular risk for organized theft. These places include financial institutions, jewelry stores, and also places that store, sell, or trade expensive goods. New customers that enter any business are strangers, and a security camera system will allow you to identify them. If a particular visitor has been known to cause trouble in the form of crime, fraud, or other parameters set forth by you or law enforcement, then you can intervene before they cause any problems. Additionally, businesses should know of individuals who fit the description and images of a shoplifter or criminal; security cameras will allow you to detect their presence in your business.

3. MONITOR EMPLOYEE PRODUCTIVITY

A robust, productive workforce is what makes a business thrive. But lackadaisical productivity can cut into profits, and create a space where a lack of customer service will be a normal occurrence. A security camera system will allow you to thank employees who are working hard, reminding others that their productivity is always in review.

4. EMPLOYEES WILL BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE:

Many small businesses use security cameras to help protect their investments from outside intruders. However, three out of four employees steal from their employers. About $20 to $40 billion in losses are from inside jobs curated by current employees. So depending on local jurisdictions, you may have to tell your employees that they are being monitored by a security camera.

5. PROTECTION FROM LEGAL ACTION

Liabilities are expensive, with many liabilities being inundated with fraud. But security cameras will allow you to recreate events, even if you weren’t physically there. Video recording systems can protect you from lawsuits, such as injuries sustained by your customer or an employee. Hard evidence, like recorded video, are integral pieces of evidence that can help protect your assets in a courtroom. So video recording will prevent unnecessary action against you, as well as help resolve any disputes between employees.

Security cameras are beneficial for any business, large or small. Businesses should have several cameras with motion sensing capabilities, allowing them to hone in on activity. Cameras should monitor areas inside of the stores as well as outside, like parking lot areas. Contact us to learn more about how you can jump start security measures in your business. If you have any question, please let us now on contact page.