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Protect your Site

How to protect your site from intruders

Protecting your site from intruders should always be your number one priority. However, with so many different security options on the market, it may be difficult to decide what’s best for you. Read on to discover more about the best…
PluseSecure Electric Fencing

Benefits of electric security fencing for businesses

Ensuring that your business is safe and secure should always be one of your top priorities. This is easily achieved by installing electric security fencing. If you haven’t yet considered this, here are some of the benefits: Easy installation Having…
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3 benefits of installing perimeter intrusion detection systems

If you’re looking to update the security features of your business or site, then you should take a closer look at the benefits of installing a Perimeter Intrusion Detection System (PIDs). This is a system that could fundamentally transform the…
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How to maintain your perimeter fencing

When it comes to keeping your site safe, installing electrified perimeter fencing is a fantastic investment. As an integrated system ideal for intruder detection, they can give you peace of mind that your property is secure. However, how do you…
PulseSecure Electric Fencing

What benefits does pulse monitored fencing deliver?

All businesses and facilities will have a real need to secure their site perimeter. This not only stops people from trespassing onto your grounds but also from them damaging property or stealing goods. While there are a number of security…
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Misconceptions about integrated security systems

Integrated systems of security have become commonplace in many UK businesses and homes as people become more conscious about safeguarding or protecting their property from unauthorised intrusion. But despite the high level of sophistication and reliability derived from these integrated…
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What is a PIDS security system?

One benefit of the technological advances we have seen recently has been the extra choices available to protect your business with. The latest security systems make it easier than ever to secure your perimeter from intruders. From pulse monitored fencing…
layered integrated security

Benefits of a layered integrated security system

Running and operating a company means you need to protect a lot of assets, including employees, goods and even money. The well-being of your organisation depends on providing the best customer experience. This customer experience could be threatened by risks…
Common Mistakes

What common PIDs installation mistakes should you avoid?

When it comes to protecting your site perimeter, many businesses are now choosing a PIDs system. This involves a special type of electric security fencing being installed which uses alarmed wires to pick up on any intruders trying to access…
Electric Fence Safety

Electric fence safety tips

Electric fencing is a great way of protecting your property and perimeter boundaries from unauthorised access by acting as both a physical and psychological barrier against intruders. Installing electric fencing, however, can be potentially dangerous, which is why we’ve compiled…
Prevent Burglary

Preventing burglary and vandalism at your business premises

Often resulting in costly damage and the loss of valuable stock, burglary and vandalism can negatively impact the growth and reputation of your business. Usually occurring outside of regular business hours or at night, burglars tend to enter through windows…
Brief History of Electric Fencing

A brief history of electric fencing

The concept of electric fencing dates back to early 19th-century fiction, where authors including Fanny Trollope, Jules Verne and Mark Twain wrote about the defensive possibilities of fencing charged with an electric current. The practical history of electric fencing, however,…
Security Cages

How secure are your high security cages?

Companies who own or manage goods or industrial plants will no doubt be familiar with high-security cages and may believe storing their valuable items in security cages is enough to keep them secure. Unfortunately, security cages are no longer enough…
Maximising Value

Maximising value with pulse monitored fencing

As a commercial entity with high-level security needs, efficiency, customisation, redundancy, and robustness are the definitive attributes that you should look out for in an ideal security system. Traditionally referred to as electric fencing, pulse monitored fencing provides small and…
choosing security

Finding the right security solution for your business

Every business owner knows the importance of security. Whether you’re a large-scale manufacturer, or a small web-based start-up, keeping your business and its assets secure should always be a priority. Choosing the right level of security for your business will…

3 tips that will guarantee successful perimeter security solutions

Modern innovations have created a vast range of security solutions for business owners from electric fencing to perimeter radar. All these systems have proved useful in providing adequate security but can only work where there are strong guidelines to support…
Keeping business safe

How can you keep your site safe from intruders?

Whether it is a secure facility, office building or military installation, one thing is critical – keeping your site safe from trespassers. This is not only in terms of keeping intruders away from the buildings themselves but also keeping them…
misconceptions

Common misconceptions regarding electric fences

Electric fences are highly efficient security instalments trusted for facilities such as airports, prisons, military bases, mental facilities, construction sites, and even in homes and businesses. Although the electric shock experienced by anyone who touches the fence acts as a…
Automated Security

Gain automated security with a perimeter radar system

According to a recent government document, 42% of businesses experienced crime in 2018. Vandalism was the most problematic type of crime, followed closely by theft and burglary. Thankfully, there are ways to deter crime and detect intrusions in real-time in…
Why choose electric fencing

Why should you choose electrified perimeter fencing?

If you own or are responsible for a business, your top priority will be keeping it safe and secure. Thieves love nothing more than scantily protected business premises or industrial property. Installing electrified perimeter fencing ensures that your business is…
Electric Fencing in Rain

Maintaining your electric fencing in the rain

Maintaining your electric fencing should always be your top priority – if you can’t ensure that your fence is in optimum condition then it can’t do its job properly. Fencing that is ignored and uncared for can quickly become damaged,…
Right Choice

Why an electric fence is right for your site

Why an electric fence is right for your site When it comes to fencing options, finding the best for your site can be difficult. When we look at securing a site, there are often two main factors to consider. The…
brexit

Will Brexit affect electric fence operation?

With the date for Brexit currently set for the end of January 2020, businesses in all sectors are poised to see what will have to be done differently once the UK officially leaves the EU. When it comes to electric…
COVID-19

Protecting your business during the covid-19 shutdown

We are, undoubtedly, living in unusual times. There are supermarket shortages, people are being told to work from home and businesses that would generally thrive are having to look for bailouts. Another factor business of all types must now consider…
Protect Empolyees

Electric fencing: protecting the public and your employees

Electric fencing is an effective and robust method for isolating and protecting property or land, to deter intruders or burglars, to keep livestock safe within a designated area or to prevent predators from targeting pets or other animals. However, if…
Three Things

3 must-have essentials for a successful integrated security system

An integrated security system is not your everyday fencing solution whose only work is to deter burglars. It is a multilayered system that consolidates multiple security systems to a single solution. In doing so, it saves you money, prevents security…
Security Mistakes

Three common site security mistakes

Security is a universal need. Today, headlines emphasise the dangers of digital spies and phishing attacks, which, while valid, tends to overshadow the perpetual danger of physical attacks. No matter how innocuous your business activities may be, intruders will target…
things to consider

3 things you need to consider before getting perimeter RADAR

Getting security right is one of the critical components of a business, whether you are a startup or a high-risk company. Perimeter RADAR can be classified as the best in intruder detection, covering wide area monitoring, as well as target…
Maintenance

Ultimate guide: 4 best practices to maintain an electric fence

Electric fencing is perhaps the most effective fencing system to use to protect your business premises in the absence of security personnel. Besides being a relatively safe fencing solution, electrified perimeter fencing is also inexpensive and relatively easy to set…
Perimeter Radar

4 features of perimeter RADAR that guarantee improved security

Perimeter RADAR is one of the most recent security solutions taking over the surveillance world. Comprising of integrated systems of electronic and physical controls, it detects and deters any intruders before they make it to your site. Such benefits mean…
Security Systems

Why should you integrate your security systems?

In layman’s terms, security system integration allows various security systems to communicate with each other. Electric fencing and perimeter radar, among other security methods, can promise intruder detection; however, in the case of integrated systems, each system can quietly inform…
Electric Fencing in Winter

How to look after your electric fencing in winter

If you’ve recently invested in an electric fence at your property, you may be wondering how to maintain it during the colder months. While snow hasn’t hit just yet, it’s good to know some basic maintenance tips before the severe…
pulse monitored fence

4 benefits of having a pulse monitored fence for your business

Pulse monitored fencing is one of the most powerful security solutions out there. This type of fencing is ideal for a business that needs to uphold high levels of security while carrying out business operations. Pulse monitored fences can easily…
Global Market

Global perimeter security market to experience strong growth from 2019

A report on the global perimeter security market has highlighted that this sector is set for strong growth in the period from 2019 to 2026 (“Outdoor Perimeter Security Market” from MarketResearchReports.biz). The research included analysis of the global sector, with…
Integrated Security

What are the benefits of integrated security systems?

Integrating your security systems can have many benefits for your business, including but not limited to boosting productivity and preventing theft. But what is an integrated security system?An integrated security system takes multiple systems and combines them to create a…
Ultimate Security

Six ideas for the ultimate security system for your business

Every business owner or building manager should know and understand the importance of physical protection when it comes to securing a property, especially a business establishment. Physical security is necessary to create a safe and secure working and living environment.…
Myths of Electric Fencing

3 electric fencing myths

In the absence of police and security personnel, studies indicate that electric security fencing is the best option to secure many sites. Unfortunately, there are several myths and misconceptions about this type of security option. We’re going to bust three…
Tips for maintaining & maximising your electric fencing

Tips for maintaining & maximising electric fencing

Hiring experts in perimeter security solutions is just the first step to ensuring that your business and its valuables/assets are protected. The next step is to ensure that you put in the effort to maintain and maximise the electric fencing…
The development of perimeter RADAR technology for security

The development of perimeter RADAR technology for security

As early as 1904, Christian Hülsmeyer patented the first RADAR, called an obstacle detector and ship navigation device. It was based on experiments by Heinrich Hertz in 1888 in which the polarisation dependent reflection of electromagnetic waves was detected. The…
Should I fit pulse monitored fencing to my business site?

Should I fit pulse monitored fencing to my business site?

Pulse monitored fencing is the modern solution for perimeter security and a form of electric fencing. Adding pulse monitored fencing to your site gives extra security and protection for your property and combines well with features such as CCTV monitoring…
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What are integrated perimeter security systems?

Valuables must be secured and protected from being stolen, damaged or misused. Be it a private, commercial or industrial property, a sound security system is the favourable option if one is looking to have some peace of mind. While you…
protect your business from intruders

Effective ways to protect your business from intruders

If you own a business, then you need to find an effective way to protect it. Being able to stop people trespassing onto your grounds or the actual physical premises is a must. This will not only help to keep…
Security market

Security market to experience strong growth

A report on the global perimeter security market has highlighted that this sector is set for strong growth in the period from 2019 to 2026 (“Outdoor Perimeter Security Market” from MarketResearchReports.biz). The research included analysis of the global sector, with…
integrated security systems

What are the benefits of integrated security systems?

Integrating your security systems can have many benefits for your business, including but not limited to boosting productivity and preventing theft. But what is an integrated security system? An integrated security system takes multiple systems and combines them to create…
deterred from your business

Not just thieves that need to be deterred from your business

When businesses are looking to protect their premises, they often consider the impact of equipment, stock and assets being stolen. However, it isn’t the only danger or risk that is out there. In fact, there are several other risks for…
In the digital age, it's essential to never forget physical security

In the digital age, it’s essential to never forget physical security

We are in an era where digital is dominant. We are constantly bombarded with the latest technological developments, and are increasingly living our lives online. However, while more and more people understand the importance of digital security, it can be…
Factors to consider on the selection of any PIDs system

Factors to consider on the selection of any PIDs system

Perimeter Intrusion Detection Systems (PIDS) are used to detect the presence of trespassers in and around a property or restricted environment. There has been a rapid increase in the adoption of Fibre Optic technology, which has made Distributed Acoustic Sensing…
TriSecure Complete Perimeter Detection System electric security fencing

Why your business needs electric security fencing

Whatever market or sector your company operates within, providing a safe and secure environment is an essential task for any business owner. There will always be thieves who look to target commercial and industrial properties, and thus it is important…
Why using a perimeter RADAR is a sound security investment

Why using a perimeter RADAR is a sound security investment

You manage a huge warehouse or airport containing expensive and sensitive equipment. You’ve installed state of the art CCTV cameras all around the perimeter and make a point of checking it regularly to ensure intruders aren’t getting in, and things…
Why consult experts for perimeter security solutions

Why consult experts for perimeter security solutions

Increasing terrorist threats, the need to reduce manpower costs and issues around illegal migration, are just some of the reasons why facilities need to block unauthorised physical intruders. Though traditionally used in military facilities, perimeter security is now being used…
Audit Fencing

How – and how often – do you audit security fencing?

“Success breeds complacency. Complacency breeds failure. Only the paranoid survive” – Andy Grove, author and founder of Intel. Heightened security fears around sensitive commercial and public sector properties are leading to more regular evaluation of both physical barriers and the…
Construction Site

Tips for Keeping a Secure Construction Site

It’s estimated that every week in the UK, around £1,000,000 worth of equipment is stolen from building sites. That’s a staggering figure on its own, but even more astounding is that it’s estimated that less than 10% of that is…
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Why should you use a PIDS system to protect your warehouse?

If you own a warehouse that houses valuable stock worth lots of money, then you need to find a way to keep it secure. Not only could break-ins result in your business not having the stock it needs to operate,…

The varied benefits of electric fencing

Businesses looking for an efficient and highly economical way of protecting their premises have long turned to electric fencing…

Smart Fencing System

Does my facility need a smart fencing system?

It can be quite easy to get complacent when it comes to existing security. Just because a break-in hasn’t occurred doesn’t automatically mean that a fencing system is effective, and care needs to be taken to ensure that perimeters and…
electric fencing psychology

Electric fencing psychology

Electric fencing was first implemented over 80 years ago in the early 1930s, and yet today it remains one of the most commonly…

What is pulse monitored fencing?

What is pulse monitored fencing?

Pulse monitored fencing is a high-security solution for businesses. Formally known as electric fencing, pulse monitored fencing….

Designing a Security System

Designing a security system

It’s an unfortunate reality that every type of business needs some kind of security to keep it safe from vandals…

UK Security Expo

UK Security Expo 2017

Today Harper Chalice Group will be exhibiting at UK Security Expo 2017. Harper Chalice are returning to the show for the second year running, this time we are exhibiting our range of perimeter detection products on the Zaun Group stand, J57.…
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Protecting golf buggies from thieves

Golf buggies may not seem the most desirable objects for thieves, but their theft is a mounting problem for golf…

Catalytic Converter Theft

Preventing Catalytic Converter Theft

Catalytic converters, devices located in the exhaust system of most vehicles on the road today, are a common target for thieves as they contain precious metals and are high in…

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