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  • 4 Practical Security Installations To Secure Your Premises

    Security is paramount. Whether your premises are a shop in the vibrant central area of Coffs Harbour or an office in a more secluded location, the safety of your business is non-negotiable. In this article, we’ll discuss security installations and four practical strategies you can adopt to secure your premises. ...

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  • How to Protect Fire Equipment From Theft, Tampering and Vandalism

    In the event of a fire, you must be able to count on your fire extinguishers as the initial line of defence. Not having functional equipment could spell disaster. Therefore, it’s crucial to maintain portable fire equipment, such as extinguishers, in an optimal state. In recent times, however, fire equipment ...

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  • How to Safely Operate a Fire Extinguisher

    The first line of defence during a small house or business fire is often a fire extinguisher. However, do you know the correct way to operate one? If not used correctly, the situation can worsen, endangering lives and causing extensive damage to property. Let’s de-mystify this life-saving piece of equipment ...

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  • Access Control Assists In Protecting Your Premises

    Are you concerned about heightened security risks in today’s environment? Installing a strategically designed access control system is an efficient way to mitigate these risks and for protecting premises. Access control systems are fundamental for protecting premises, both commercial and residential. Essentially, they restrict access to only those individuals for ...

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  • Who is Responsible For Smoke Alarms in Strata Units?

    Firstly, let’s recognise the value of a working smoke alarm—it’s a lifesaver. Literally, in an unfortunate fire incident, your chance of survival doubles with a functioning smoke alarm. In fact, most household fires start in the kitchen, often due to unattended cooking. So, you can see how crucial these alarms ...

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  • What’s the Difference Between Video Surveillance and CCTV?

    Ensuring the security and safety of your business has become more crucial than ever. After all, thieves will actively look for premises with weak security measures. So, besides physical barriers such as solid doors, better locks and burglar alarm systems, what should you be considering? Well, security cameras would be ...

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  • What is Exit and Emergency Lighting?

    Ensuring safety at the workplace is crucial for businesses in NSW. In case of emergencies, such as fire incidents or power failures, it’s essential to have a proper plan in place. Consequently, exit and emergency lighting plays a significant role in guiding people to evacuate safely. So, let’s explore the ...

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  • The Importance of Evacuation Diagrams and Fire Alarm Block Plans

    Safety is paramount for every business. However, the complexity of safety measures can often be daunting. So, in this post, we will delve into the concepts of evacuation diagrams and fire alarm block plans – two crucial fire safety components for businesses throughout Coffs Harbour and NSW. What is an ...

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  • The Importance of Good Data Cabling

    Good data cabling plays an essential role for most businesses. For instance, dedicated IT operations, security, CCTV, and fire alarm systems all depend on high-quality data cables to provide smooth and uninterrupted data transfer. But surely Wi-Fi is better, you may think. Not necessarily. So, let’s take a closer look ...

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  • Routine Fire Inspections and Testing Frequency

    There’s often confusion surrounding the frequency of routine fire inspections and testing for commercial, industrial, and residential buildings. So, in this blog post, we’ll clarify the Australian Standard for fire safety measures and discuss the importance of routine fire inspections and what’s involved with testing. The Importance of Routine Fire ...

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  • How To Choose the Best Security Installer

    Choosing the right security installer is crucial to getting the best protection for your home and business. However, with a multitude of options available, it can be overwhelming to decide on the best fit for your needs. So, this article will discuss the top four tips to help you navigate ...

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  • Fire Alarm System Installation and Maintenance: Ensuring Safety and Compliance

    Fire alarm systems are essential for ensuring the safety of people and property in residential and commercial buildings. They provide early detection of fires, allowing occupants to evacuate and firefighters to respond promptly. Moreover, correct fire alarm installation and maintenance are crucial for their effectiveness and compliance with regulations. So, ...

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