How to Develop a Security Plan for Your Business

It’s not enough for businesses to rely on lock and a key as the primary source of protection for their employees and commercial property. Security is a complex subject. There are a lot of working parts and is based off several different factors, but it’s critical. The most effective method is to employ a security plan. Security plans or strategies should help organizations identify areas that need improvement and provide solutions when issues arise. All of which need to happen on an individual and corporate level. An effective strategy will reduce threats, both internal and external and streamline the process to find a resolution quickly. We’ve addressed how to proceed with this plan in just a few steps. Read more

The Best Systems to Improve On-Site School Security

As we are closing out our fourth month of 2018, the country has had 20 school shootings where students and faculty were either hurt or fatally injured. The violence of these crimes are astounding and has left many schools wondering what options they have to keep their student body safe from these heinous crimes. Below we’ve highlighted some of the recent school shootings and provided some suggestions to beef up security. Read more

How to Develop and Improve Church Security

Security has reached a new tipping point for churches all across America. From vandalism to shootings, parishes all over the country are taking the necessary steps to improve the safety of their members and their building. At Herring Technology, we believe our expertise in providing Nashville with commercial security systems are beneficial to churches as well. We have rounded up some of our best safety tips to help keep you and your church members stay protected. Read more

5 Ways to Get The Most Out of Your CCTV Camera

Times have changed and merely locking the door at the end of a long business day is not enough. Applying advanced surveillance equipment in and around your building will provide a layer of protection in the event of a robbery. Burglaries happen every 13 seconds, and the police are only able to solve 13% of the break-ins reported. Utilizing CCTV cameras can help business owners thwart theft and identify intruders.

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Security Systems for Banks and Financial Institutions

Nothing is more important than providing your business with commercial-grade surveillance systems that protect you, your employees, and assets. Many companies work with sensitive information or large quantities of money that would benefit from state-of-the-art systems that offered maximum security and total flexibility. Ineffective technology can create security “blind spots” that leave you vulnerable. By implementing multiple devices, you have access to different features that provide additional layers of protection for your financial institution. Read more

The Advantages of Having an HDCCTV Camera for Your Commercial Property

An advanced security system allows for business owners to protect their property from damage or harm. High Definition Closed Circuit Television (HDCCTV) uses video cameras to record and monitor activity using broadcast signals. There are many options available to provide you with the protection you need, but HDCCTV can record in real-time the events that are happening on your commercial property. They are often capable of capturing several months to many years worth of footage, making it one of the most reliable services by giving you 24/7 security. Investing in a security system shouldn’t be a snap decision, that’s why we put together some benefits of having an HDCCTV camera as part of your package. Read more

5 Businesses That Would Benefit From an Access Control System

There are many different types of security threats businesses face on a daily basis. With confidential information and sometimes millions of dollars worth of product, implementing authorized personnel security access provides the ultimate control over these highly-sensitive areas. Let’s dive into the top five businesses that would benefit from an access control system. Read more

Smart Ways to Improve Hotel and Hospitality Security

Whether you’re establishing security-minded customer service protocols or installing a specialized, all-encompassing hotel and hospitality security system, keeping your guests safe and comfortable is of the utmost importance within the hotel industry. These days, both business and recreational travelers expect (and deserve) a safe and secure place to rest after a hard day’s work or an exciting adventure. Read more

How to Improve Construction Site Security

Construction sites are prime targets for enterprising criminals. With multiple access points, unverified entries, heavy daytime traffic, and an abandoned-by-night feel, construction sites present the perfect opportunity for thieves and vandals to strike.

With business thriving in Nashville, construction security is more important than ever. To give you a sense of the city’s building boom, the Nashville Business Journal’s Crane Watch maps out more than 200 building sites across Davidson County. Read more

Hospital and Healthcare Security Solutions

Protecting state-of-the-art equipment and confidential patient information has become increasingly important to hospitals and healthcare providers across the country. The latest commercial healthcare security systems protect sensitive patient information, the safety of patients and staff members while simultaneously guarding against the theft of controlled substances, pharmaceutical inventories, and highly specialized and expensive equipment. Read more