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Shop Safely this Black Friday

How do you shop safely online this Black Friday?   Shopping safely and securely online As technology progresses, more items than ever before are available to buy online, from clothing and food to plane tickets and hotel rooms. With an infinite number of choices online, all available from the comfort of your own home and […]

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Is your baby monitor safe?

Baby monitor security: Who else is watching? Smart baby monitors are useful devices for busy parents wanting to keep an eye on their little one whilst he or she is sleeping, yet as more devices are able to connect to the internet, there is a higher risk of a security breach. As we become increasingly […]

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Essential pet security precautions for animal safety

Pets are much loved members of the family, and their safety and security is just as important as ours. The Kennel Club reported in 2014[1] there were more than 70,000 pets missing in the UK, with this worrying statistic in mind we have collated a few tips to help keep your pets safe and secure. […]

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Help, I’ve been burgled!

A burglary is every home owner’s nightmare, however the steps taken immediately following a break-in are vital to help put things back in order. We have put together this guide for those who have been burgled, or those who would like to be prepared just in case the worst were to occur. Call the Police. […]

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University Student Security Guide

University Student Security Advice Student years are bound to be some of the best of your life, and with these tips we aim to help you keep safe and secure whilst having fun. Students are one of the most targeted groups and are recognized for being at high risk of crime. This is due to […]

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5 Items People Often Forget to Secure

There are many things to consider when keeping yourself and your home secure; because of this some important security aspects get overlooked. There are more ways to keep yourself secure than just locking your doors, so we have created a list of things nearly everyone forgets. Power tools Many spend a lot of money on […]

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Fire safety for residents in high-rise buildings

Following the devastating incident at Grenfell Tower in London, many local councils and fire departments are reassuring residents about the prevention measures and response arrangements in place for high-rise buildings. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), The Leeds City Council and West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have offered the following advice for residents in […]

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Motorhome Security

Your motorhome is not only an expensive asset, it is also most likely filled with valuable contents, making them a popular target for thieves. Whether your motorhome is worth £1000 or £100,000, there is always a risk of theft, for this reason it is essential to use the best possible security measures to help keep […]

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Home Security Basics for Children

­Home Security Basics Children Should Know Everyday life can be extremely busy making it near impossible to protect your children at all times. For this reason we believe it is important to teach children home security basics so they are able to protect themselves when necessary. It’s an emergency!  Emergencies can happen at any time […]

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A tenant’s guide to home security

  Home security can become confusing when renting a property, with responsibilities being shared between the tenant and the landlord. Although it is up to the landlord to ensure the safety of their tenants, there are many ways a tenant can minimize risk and increase their home security.   Make use of your locks! If […]

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