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Alarm Response and Keyholding Provide Peace of Mind

It's encouraging that police attendance at burglaries is back on the agenda. A Home Office intervention in June 2023 requires police officers to attend all home burglaries within an hour. It could be argued, though, that an hour still leaves a concerning window of risk. A lot can happen in 60 minutes. A break-in can be over, items gone, and damage done long before an officer arrives.

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Is Your Business in Bedfordshire Vulnerable to Crime?

According to a recent Home Office study, nearly 1 in 3 businesses in the UK experienced crime last year, with theft and burglary being the most common threats. For the wholesale and retail sector, that number jumps to a staggering 42%!

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Change the Way You Do Business Security with Impact

Securing your Bedfordshire business against intrusion is a crucial investment, ensuring your assets, reputation, and peace of mind are protected. While traditional alarms offer a basic level of security, they often leave businesses vulnerable during off-hours, with delayed responses and limited information. This is where Impact's monitored intruder alarms come in.

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Keyholding and Alarm Response From Impact

As a Bedfordshire business owner, you understand the importance of security. You've invested in locks, alarms, and perhaps even on-site security during business hours. But what happens when the lights are out, and your team is gone for the night?

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Looking for Reliable Commercial CCTV Installation?

Good security equipment brings peace of mind by ensuring the protection of your business even when you’re elsewhere. Great security design uses a range of components such as alarms, access control and CCTV to both deter intruders and create a secure environment for clients, suppliers, and employees. In this blog we look at the contribution professional CCTV installers make to the security of your business.

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Installing a Home Security System

A home security system provides comprehensive protection for your property, by securing a range of entry points. Your doors, windows and interior and exterior spaces will be protected against intruders – so long as the set-up is right. Impact is a home security system installer working across Bedfordshire and in this article, we offer professional guidance on getting the right system, and ensuring that it provides full protection for your family.

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A Basic Guide to Fire Safety for the Workplace

None of us want to believe that we will experience a life-endangering fire at work, but there are around 22,000 workplace fires each year in the UK, or 423 each week, on average, so the risk is very real. It’s the responsibility of business owners to minimise fire risks for employees. If you run a business and feel that you need some help with this task, Impact’s 7 tips for workplace fire safety is a good place to begin.

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Do You Need a Fire Assessment & Who Should Carry It Out?

If you’re a business owner, an employer, building manager or a landlord you are responsible for carrying our a fire risk assessment of your premises. The government considers you the ‘responsible person’ whose task it is to reduce the risk of fire, and protect the people in your care. In this article Impact Fire Protection Services answers the question ‘What is a fire risk assessment?’ and take a look at some ways to minimise the risk of fire.

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Essential Fire Protection for Your Home or Business

If the worst happens, and a fire breaks out in your home or business premises, well-maintained fire protection can save you from disaster. Impact is a local fire protection company in Bedford. Our aim is to ensure that the required standards for fire safety are installed and maintained in businesses small and large. Whatever the size and scope of your premises, fire protection devices are – literally – a life saver.