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  • 5 Things You Might Not Have Known About PatrolScan - If your business owns a large facility or warehouse, chances are that you have some kind of rotating guard system in place to protect both your employees and your investments. PatrolScan has been a leading provider of guard tour systems for over a decade, allowing business owners to improve their security and safety by keeping... Read more »
  • 3 Ways PatrolScan Saves Business Owners Money - As a business owner, you need to protect your investments and facilities from both outside threats and accidents caused by security mismanagement. PatrolScan’s Guard Tour System has been lauded by warehouse and facility managers for over 14 years thanks to its effectiveness at holding security personnel accountable and effective. Thankfully, it’s never been simpler or... Read more »
  • 3 Ways To Keep Security Guards Alert - While it’s easy for anyone to feel groggy and drained at work, that feeling hits even harder for those who work security during non-peak hours. Overnight security guards on the “graveyard shift” are in a constant battle of remaining alert when on duty. Along with the help of a guard tour system, these three tips... Read more »
  • 3 Security Tips for Security Guards - When it comes to security guards, many people think of a mall cop and laugh. However, there are plenty of buildings and organizations that require a high level of security. Most government buildings are accompanied by armed guards and require a higher level of professionalism. Since facing difficult challenges and security risks can occur at... Read more »
  • Three Ways to Better Protect Your Business This Spring - Did you know that as the spring season arrives, your likelihood of a facility break-in increases? It’s true! According to a study titled “The Influence of Seasons on Crime Rate” performed by the Northwestern University’s School of Law and published in the Journal of Law and Criminology, break-in rates begin to rise in the spring... Read more »
  • 3 Questions Every Employer Must Ask Applicants Who Want to Join Their Security Team - As a business owner, you want to hire the best possible security team to protect yourself, your facility, and your customers. Many business owners find it difficult to determine who is the best choice to hire when it comes to the search for security personnel. As one of the most important aspects of your business,... Read more »
  • Why it’s Important to Use a Guard Tour System to Track Security Personnel - Not too long ago, many organizations used a spiral bound notebook and a clipboard to track their security personnel. Security guards simply patrolled their area and checked off designated tasks on their list. Times have changed dramatically. Nowadays, a guard tour system is recommended for any organization that wants to keep safety and protection a... Read more »
  • 3 Ways You Can Keep Your Security Guards Safe - Security guards have important and sometimes dangerous jobs. Because they face various risks in the workplace, it’s important for them to receive tips that will help them perform their jobs well and remain safe while doing so. At PatrolScan, we specialize in developing quality guard tour systems and software for clients who want the highest... Read more »
  • 3 Reasons to Use a Guard Tour System at Your Retirement Home - Are you the building administrator at a local retirement facility? Maybe you’ve recently been promoted and are now in charge of the security systems at your location. If you are in a position to determine how the security is handled, then looking into a guard tour system is an excellent idea. The guard tour patrol... Read more »
  • 3 Ways to Promote Accountability With Your Security Guards - In the security industry, accountability is critical. Without accountability, your entire business suffers because nobody can rely on your security team to deliver results. Accountability is the cornerstone of any successful business, and at PatrolScan, we take that seriously. At PatrolScan, we offer state-of-the-art guard tour systems that are guaranteed to get you better performance... Read more »