As a factory owner or manager, you are responsible for the security of your staff and the protection of the office block. Some safety measures you can take include installing clear indications, training staff on the appropriate use of equipment, and upholding machinery.
Another wise idea is to hire security guards to perambulate the area. These are just some of the benefits that come with hiring a security guard for your factory.
Security Guards Can Avoid Crime
The most evident reason to hire a security guard at your factory is to decrease the chances for crime to occur in the workplace. People who know someone is watching may be less likely to act on unlawful desires.
Knowing that security guards are present, your employees will also feel safe from harm at your manufacturing facility in general. If they feel someone is in danger or is making their pain, they have a guard they can turn to for help.
Security Guards Can Escort People
If you have employees who work the night shift, then they may express concerns about walking to the parking lot, especially if it is late at night.
Having a trusted security guard around will allow them to be chaperoned to their vehicles, guaranteeing their safety even at the unholiest of hours. They will also feel secure coming to your facility even when it is dark outdoors.
Security Guards Know What to Look For
Often, they can spot strange behaviors and activities before anybody else.
They can tell if there is something fishy going on in the vicinity, as they are professionally trained to look out for unusual activities. As such, you can trust that they have the best interest in the safety of your workplace in mind.
On top of this, security guards are able to respond quickly to these suspicious behaviors. Calling the cops can take several minutes and you might not get a response for less severe issues for a long time, but security guards can act immediately to diminish and deescalate dangerous situations.
Security Guards can monitor your facility 24/7
Not all security guards spend all their time on active patrol of a business property. A security professional may be employed to monitor video surveillance, check credentials, inspect belongings for contraband or restrict access to an area.
These monitoring duties take a lot of security responsibility off the shoulders of the business owner and employees and allows them to focus on their jobs.
We’ve got you covered!
We at Zagame Security Group understand the struggles that come with creating a secured environment, not only for protecting your employees but also for guarding important assets at your workplace, which is why our guards are available on call to attend your site at any time of the day.
Our Emergency Alarm Response service which will allow our licensed security professionals to promptly respond to the alarm 24/7 should the situation call for it.
Our pursuit for security is not limited to the site alone—we send out vehicle patrols every night across East Gippsland and the Latrobe Valley to make sure that the perimeters of our clients’ properties are safe and secured accordingly.