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4 Common Items Stolen at Construction Sites

4 Common Items Stolen at Construction Sites

By Carlos Hazbun | Builders Risk, Construction Site Security, Copper Theft, Jobsite Security, Surveillance | No Comments

4 Common Items Stolen at Construction Sites (& How to Prevent Theft) Loss prevention is an enormous element of a construction company's budget. Although the National Equipment Register (NER) estimates between $300 million and $1 billion in equipment is stolen off job sites each year, there is no official registration like there is for car [...] More
The Comprehensive Security Plan: Your First, Best Line of Defense

The Comprehensive Security Plan: Your First, Best Line of Defense

By Carlos Hazbun | Builders Risk, Construction Site Security, Jobsite Security, Security, Surveillance | No Comments

The Comprehensive Security Plan: Your First, Best Line of Defense Commercial building and construction sites come with inherent risk. More than 10 million Americans work in the construction field, but the combination of physical labor and on-site heavy equipment lead to a "higher rate of injuries and fatalities compared to other industries." Protecting workers demands [...] More
Buyers Guide: Security Cameras and Systems

Buyers Guide: Security Cameras and Systems

By Carlos Hazbun | Cameras, CCTV, Mobile Surveillance, Monitoring, Security, Surveillance, Thermal Cameras | No Comments

Buyers Guide: Security Cameras and Systems Choosing the right construction security cameras and monitoring services can be tricky due to the array of options available and the technical complexity involved. This guide is designed to help take the tedium out of this very necessary decision. Here’s a guide to types of construction cameras and security systems, as well as [...] More
Builder’s Risk Insurance: What Is “Reasonable Security”?

Builder’s Risk Insurance: What Is “Reasonable Security”?

By Carlos Hazbun | Builders Risk, Construction Site Security, Jobsite Security, Security, Surveillance | No Comments

Builder’s Risk Insurance: What Is “Reasonable Security”? In a builder’s risk insurance policy, you will almost always see some use of the term “reasonable security.” But what does this term mean and how does it impact your business? To answer that question, let’s start with builder’s risk insurance. Once a home is built and purchased, [...] More
When to Install Security Cameras on a Jobsite

When to Install Security Cameras on a Jobsite

By Carlos Hazbun | Builders Risk, Cameras, Construction Site Security, Security, Surveillance | No Comments

When to Install Security Cameras on a Jobsite Security and surveillance on a job site are no simple matter. Construction zones and jobsites can range from small and discreet areas to sprawling, uncontained spaces of constant activity. In any of these cases, job sites suffer from a variety of security problems and issues, from vandalism [...] More
Hurricane Harvey: ECAMSECURE Responds

Hurricane Harvey: ECAMSECURE Responds

By Carlos Hazbun | Rebuild Houston, Security, Surveillance | No Comments

Hurricane Harvey: ECAMSECURE Responds Hurricane Harvey has hit the southern coast and brought damage and destruction to Texas like we haven’t ever seen before, becoming the strongest hurricane to hit US shores in decades. Houston and the surrounding areas are struggling with unimaginable devastation and challenges to their way of living that are difficult to [...] More
Benefits of Using a US-based Monitoring Station

Benefits of Using a US-based Monitoring Station

By Carlos Hazbun | Central Station, Monitoring, Remote Monitoring, Security, Surveillance | No Comments

Benefits of Using a US-Based Monitoring Station Monitoring Stations: A Critical Component Monitoring stations are the “brains” of many electronic detection and security systems. When a disturbance or intrusion triggers an alert within your security system, it’s up to the monitoring station to observe, assess, and report the alert to the proper authorities. Maybe your [...] More
Time Lapse Video for Construction Marketing

Time Lapse Video for Construction Marketing

By Carlos Hazbun | Remote Monitoring, Surveillance, Time Lapse | No Comments

Time Lapse Video for Construction Marketing Time Lapse Video: A Modern Vision of Construction Construction is big business, with a trillion dollars in structures being built each year. In such a thriving industry, it’s important to market a construction project as effectively as possible. One new tool being used for construction marketing is time lapse [...] More
Securing Large Jobsites

Securing Large Jobsites

By Carlos Hazbun | Construction Site Security, Jobsite Security, Monitoring, Surveillance | No Comments

Securing a Large Job site: Best Practices Construction sites and large job sites are frequent targets for enterprising criminals, vandals, and trespassers. In a recent survey by Builders Online, 90% of respondents had experienced criminal activity at their job site in the last year. And securing these large work areas is much different than securing […]

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Campus Safety and Surveillance Technology

Campus Safety and Surveillance Technology

By Carlos Hazbun | Campus Safety, School Campus Security, Security, Surveillance, Virtual Guard | No Comments

Increase Campus Safety with Surveillance Technology If you’re in charge of managing security on a college campus, then you’re in charge of managing the safety and well-being of every person on the campus property. Campus crime is a major issue, and statistics show that in2015 alone there were over 35,000 campus crimes reported nationwide. Employees, students, […]

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