Managing risks can be a complex undertaking for your business. Effective risk management is more critical than ever in the face of new and evolving security risks. However, many companies struggle to manage their security risks in-house, leading to gaps in their security coverage and increased vulnerability to threats. Outsourcing risk management to a professional… Read More »
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What to Look for When Hiring a Remote Guarding Officer for Your Business
As technology rapidly advances, the demand for remote guarding officers has increased also. Remote guards provide an effective and cost-efficient security solution for businesses of all sizes. However, not all remote guarding officers are created equal. Here are some key factors to consider when hiring a remote guarding officer for your business: 1) Training… Read More »
Not So Pet Friendly Apartment Community?
The choice to make your rental properties pet friendly is one that may have pros for your business, but also one that may pose cons. Offering pet friendly apartments can allow you to charge higher rent and pet fees, increase your tenant pool, increase lease renewals, and make your tenants happier. However, if your units… Read More »
How Much Does Remote Video Monitoring Cost?
You are researching interactive remote video monitoring for your business, and you’ve probably struggled to find straightforward pricing information. For a service like live surveillance monitoring, the pricing varies for each client and each property, as the services will be customized to their specific needs. Essentially, the answer to your question is that it depends… Read More »
How to Monitor Security Cameras Remotely
If you decide to invest in security cameras (always a smart choice), how they will be monitored is just as important as the quality of the equipment. You can purchase state-of-the-art security systems, but your protection is only as strong as the people watching the action unfold on camera. What kind of Cameras can… Read More »
Protection Through Remote Guarding: Christmas Tree Farms
Protecting a Christmas tree farm can be prohibitively expensive. These farms typically cover a large and expansive area – often in a remote location. It could take dozens of guards to protect such a large and valuable business adequately. For most people, that’s simply not feasible. Not to mention, depending on the size of the… Read More »
VirtuGuard™ Interactive Remote Guarding Catches Trespassers on Construction Site
Early on the morning of Friday September 9, VirtuGuard™ Command Center Monitoring Agent Rodney Cornelius was alerted to suspicious activity picked up on security cameras at a construction site. The construction site, near downtown Athens and the University of Georgia campus, is equipped with security cameras that are monitored at the BOS Security VirtuGuard™ Command… Read More »
Protection Through Remote Guarding: Parking Services
Parking lots can be difficult to fully monitor. Often covering a large area, parking lots have people and vehicles coming and going at all hours, making it nearly impossible for a human guard to monitor sufficiently. With BOS Security’s virtual guarding service, VirtuGuard™, remote security officers will monitor your cameras from our location 24/7/365. While… Read More »
Who is Responsible for Managing On-Site Incidents?
Who is responsible for handling on-site incidents is less important than establishing a hierarchy so that someone is responsible. When managing an on-site incident, it is essential to establish a point person who will be responsible for coordinating a response. The best choice will vary depending on your business. It is a decision you must make… Read More »
Security Command Center Hiring Now
Remote Guarding Jobs in Georgia Have you ever wondered what really happens in a command center? It’s likely you are envisioning a dark room mounted with dozens of screens, lights blinking rhythmically and computers beeping occasionally. And that is not far from reality. However, there is much more to working in a command center than… Read More »
BOS Security Recognized as Associate Member of the IFCPP
BOS Security is proud to be recognized as an Associate Member of the International Foundation for Cultural Property Protection. The IFCPP is a nonprofit organization that trains and supports professionals who protect and manage cultural, educational, and public institutions around the world. As a member of IFCPP, BOS Security can access training, support, and certification… Read More »
How to Protect Your Business from Natural Disasters
Companies know to protect themselves from economic downturns, theft, and common security risks. Many don’t give enough attention to the possibility of natural disasters. But weather, wildfires, and other unexpected events are on the rise and can cause even more damage than typical risks. Planning can make all the difference when responding to and recovering… Read More »
BOS Security Insights: 24/7/365 Security Coverage
No matter where your security cameras are located, BOS remote monitoring services have you covered. With VirtuGuard™ remote guarding services, security professionals monitor your network-enabled cameras from our central operations center 24/7/365. You Place Cameras, We Observe Choose the type and location of cameras that best protect your property, Our team will be there… Read More »
How Guard Touring Can Enhance Your Security Services
Most security guards want to spend the bulk of their time, well, guarding. Logging patrols, preparing reports, and noting maintenance issues – sure, it’s part of the job, but when their head’s down scribbling notes on a clipboard, who knows what a security officer may be missing. The answer? A guard tour system. It is… Read More »
How Does Remote Guarding Work?
If you’re considering adding remote guarding to your security plan, you might want to know a little more about how it works. It’s growing in popularity for those who want to lower costs without lowering safety. It’s also a smart solution for areas that require security but are vast, far-flung, inclement, hazardous, or attractive nuisances.… Read More »