The AMAROK Team has once again compiled a list of our ‘most-read’ and shared blogs of 2021. Don’t miss out on these industry best practices, security tips, and more!
Here are our Top 5 AMAROK Perimeter Security Blog Picks of 2021:
BLOG PICK #1:
How to Prevent Catalytic Converter Theft
Over the past few years, there has been a significant increase in catalytic converter theft (on average over 400% year over year since 2019). The predictions indicate that this kind of theft isn’t going away anytime soon. In this blog, we uncovered what was behind the fast-rising uptick in catalytic converter theft, what to look for, and provided security tips on how to protect your fleet from being a target.
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Why Chain-Link Fencing Isn’t Enough Perimeter Protection
Over the past 3 years in the U.S., criminals committed an average of 340,000+ burglaries at commercial businesses, for an average of 930+ burglaries per day. Falling victim to chain-link fence complacency is easy. In this blog, we compared and provided six pitfalls of why relying solely on a chain-link fence to prevent theft and vandalism on your commercial property doesn’t deter thieves. By the time you’re finished reading, 6.4 commercial properties will have been burglarized.
BLOG PICK #3:
AMAROK Wins Two “ASTORS” Homeland Security Awards in 2021
We were so honored to be recognized for the third year in a row, with two very prestigious awards at the end of 2021. In this blog, we unveiled that AMAROK™ earned the “Extraordinary Leadership & Innovation Award for 2021″—the highest distinction that American Security Today (AST) offers. And, for a second consecutive year, AMAROK’s FORTIFEYE™ perimeter-security solution won the coveted ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award for Best Perimeter Protection System winning Platinum. AST’s annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program honors vendor solutions that deliver enhanced value, benefit, and intelligence to end-users in a variety of government, homeland security, enterprise, and public safety vertical markets.
Why Construction Site Theft Theft is a Much Bigger Problem
Construction Theft in 2021 was another rising issue among builders, construction sites, and building material supply companies. So, it wasn’t any surprise to learn that thieves target construction sites like wolves hunt sheep. Why? Because they’re easy targets. Most sites are poorly lit. And, they’re unmanned during the night. In this blog, we researched why construction sites were so popular with thieves and proactive security measures you could put in place to prevent potential vandalism and theft.
4 Ways to Survive the Hurricane of Property Crime
If you own or run a commercial or industrial business located within 500 miles of the Atlantic seaboard or the Gulf of Mexico, then you will for sure want to read this blog on withstanding the winds of a hurricane and property crime. And, if you own a commercial or industrial business that’s nowhere near hurricane areas, you should keep reading; we shared some pretty valuable advice, whether you’re located in the sea-breeze section of the country, or not. There’s also a handy checklist to download and use to better prepare your commercial property should inclement weather strike. In addition, we outlined 4 preventative measures you can put in place to protect your commercial property during a hurricane. Can you weather the winds of theft?
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AMAROK™ is a full-perimeter security company based in Columbia, South Carolina, that provides commercial security services throughout the United States and Canada. Specializing in electric fencing and perimeter security systems for commercial properties, AMAROK also provides supplemental surveillance solutions, including cameras, lights, and alarms. Together, these business security services form the ultimate crime prevention solution for any business.