NMC Blog

  • 2 Vital Factors in Maintaining Security at a Retail Business

    retail business security Each year, about 27 million people shoplift in the US. That’s a pretty staggering figure and it has led to greater security in the retail sector. We’re about to consider two factors that can greatly increase security for a retail company and limit shrinkage either due to employee stealing or customer theft. Threat Analysis to Identify ...
  • DOL Overtime Rules Encourage Surveillance Monitoring

    Surveillance Monitoring If you still have business clients insisting on in-house staff to monitor security after hours, The Department of Labor may have providing the tipping point for encouraging them to switch to a monitored and recorded CCTV system. Changes to the FLSA You Should Know About The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) used to require that anyone smaking ...
  • These Are the Parts of a Home That Should Be Secured

    Home Security Monitoring We’re going to debunk a few security myths by addressing some statistics involving home break-ins and theft. You may be able to use some of these points to help residential clients develop a home security system that does an even better job of protecting their personal belongings and valuables. Where Do Burglars Search First? Most thieves (about ...
  • Benefits of Using Security Cameras Instead of a Peephole

    video intercom benenfits In times past, a peephole was the perfect form of security. If someone rang the bell or knocked on the door, a peephole allowed the person inside the home to see who was there before answering. In fact, this method is still in place in most hotels around the world. However, security cameras now give ...
  • Properly Securing Doors and Windows for a Business

    company door security monitoring When it comes to residences, one of the primary issues with break-ins is the fact that people leave doors and windows unlocked. The same holds true for businesses. Here are a few tips to help your business clients keep their doors and windows secure. Securing a Company’s Doors The first thing here goes without saying—keep the ...
  • What Every Child Needs to Know About Home Security

    child arming alarm system A residential security system is only as effective as the user who knows the least about it. With that in mind, the children in a household need to understand certain things about how the system works. Here are a few examples of things that a residential alarm system owner needs to teach his or her ...
  • Why a Home Safe Should Be Monitored

    home security monitoring nmc Whether a household has a fire-resistant home safe to protect important documents or to stash valuables or maybe even guns, a lot goes into the purchase. Decisions include what is being protected, how big of a safe is needed, what kind of safe is desired, and the type of locking mechanism. However, more needs to ...
  • Features Home Buyers Are Looking for in a Security System

    security-features-for-home-buyers Whether a first-time home buyer or someone who has recently made a move, the security system is one of the things that gets scrutinized as a part of the purchase. Here are a few things that home buyers are looking for. This makes these items a selling point for new homeowners and those selling a ...
  • Medical Monitoring Provides Peace of Mind for Clients with Aging Parents

    Medical-Monitoring-for-Independent-Seniors In the United States, 1 in 3 seniors over the age of 65 falls each year. While some of the aging population is making the move to assisted living centers or retirement homes, many wish to maintain their independence as long as possible. This creates the risk of an older person not being able to ...
  • Offices Require Specialized Measures to Maintain Proper Security

    office security monitoring When it comes to the modern office, dangers to security abound. Break-ins, theft, vandalism, and even dangers to employees are real threats. What are some of the most important elements when it comes to protecting an office? Here are three necessities. Control Lot and Building Access From parking lot gates to keycard building entry, there are many ...