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JUL 31, 2022

Three Situations When Security Guards Are Beneficial

  • Higher-Crime Locations Require Security Guards.
  • If Alcohol Is Involved, Hire Security Trained to Handle Intoxication.
  • Preventing Conflict Before It Begins with Disgruntled Employees or Customers.

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JUL 12, 2022

Benefits of Having a Security Guard at your Parking Areas

The top concerns surrounding parking areas are car theft, vandalism, and theft of items from your car. LNN security experts can help to eliminate these concerns for you.

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FEB 11, 2022

New Business Security Survival Guide

If you've just started your dream business, there's no doubt that now is a busy time. In all the excitement of opening your doors to customers, don't let security fall by the wayside. You've put a lot of time and energy into building your business, and the last thing you want to do is compromise its safety.

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FEB 03, 2022

5 Misconceptions About the Security Industry

Myths are prevalent in the security industry, and we’re here to help discard some of those misconceptions. The more you learn about security guards and what they can offer your business, the better your security strategy will be.

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JAN 31, 2022

How to Save Money on Your Security Strategy

If you’re like many business owners, you may be worried that investing in security is simply beyond your budget. Fortunately, that’s not the case! While there is definitely some flexibility in terms of how much you spend on your security plan, establishing a solid security strategy is affordable for virtually every business.

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JAN 27, 2022

5 Reasons Business Don’t Hire Security Guards (And Why They Should!)

Most business owners know that security is an important part of any company’s success. However, there are a myriad of reasons they may choose to put security on the backburner.

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JAN 24, 2022

4 Ways Security Guards Can Support Hospitals

It's no secret that hospitals have been put under more stress than normal in the last year and a half. The pandemic has created an overflow of patients in many facilities, and hospital staff have been stretched thinner than ever.

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JAN 20, 2022

Hiring Security Guards for the Nightlife Industry

It's easy to think of security as something you only need to think about during the day when traditional businesses are open. However, it's just as essential to make sure your business is protected during the evening hours.

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JAN 17, 2022

Communication Tips for Clients and Security Guards

The relationship between a third-party security guard and the team at their assigned location is a unique one. Because the security guard is not a direct employee of the site, it's necessary for the site personnel to keep the guard up to date on vital information about their business.

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JAN 13, 2022

Why You Should Opt for Security Services with Video

Have you heard the saying, "A picture is worth a thousand words?" In the security industry, this theory is definitely true. For business owners who want a robust security strategy for their property, pairing in-person security guards with video surveillance can achieve maximum benefits from your investment.

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JAN 10, 2022

5 Reasons You Should Consider Becoming a Security Guard

Are you the type of person who thrives when confronted with a challenge? Do you love helping others? Are you searching for a stable career that gives you flexibility? If these all sound like you, consider investing in a career as a security guard!

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JAN 03, 2022

How to Prepare for a Security Consultation

Are you a business owner planning your first security services consultation? Perhaps you already partner with a third-party security services team and want to update your current safety strategy. In either case, it's important to come prepared to your meeting.

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Dec 30, 2021

Earning Your Security Guard Licence

In order to legally work in Alberta, security guards must hold a current security service licence. While obtaining licensure is not necessarily difficult, a person interested in pursuing a career in security must be committed to the path due to the number of steps required.

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DEC 21, 2021

Security Cameras: Which Style Does Your Business Need?

If you aren't sure what kind of security camera system you want to invest in, you're not alone. With so many options on the market, you have a wide selection of options. In this post, we'll cover some of the basic types of security cameras and how they can support your security strategy.

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Dec 17, 2021

Why Your Business Should Consider Hiring Mobile Patrol Security Guards

Static security guards remain at a fixed location, such as an entrance door or gate entrance. Their function is essential for monitoring highly trafficked locations, but there are other security strategies business owners should keep in mind.

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Dec 13, 2021

How Hiring a Third-Party Security Company Can Save You Money

Businesses of any size depend on a robust security strategy to protect their property and staff from crime. But what if you're part of a small business that's concerned about the company budget? Should you invest in a third-party security firm?

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NOV 29, 2021

5 Industries That Security Guards Protect

When it comes to security, business owners aren't always sure where to start. A common question we receive is, "Does my business need a security guard?"

While businesses vary in their services and structures, no one wants their company to be a target for crime. Whether you own a small retail property or a multi-family housing complex, investing in safety precautions can save virtually all businesses money and worries in the future

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NOV 08, 2021

Fire Safety Tips to Keep Your Business Secure

When people think of security, they may not immediately think of fire safety. However, some security companies, like LNN Protection Services, offer fire protection services. Our trained guards are available to monitor areas of your property, keeping a careful watch for the first sign of fire.

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OCT 29, 2021

Top Strategies to Improve Your Business's Window Security

Locking the office doors is a security step virtually all businesses take when the last employee leaves for the day. While it's easy to remember to lock the entry door, the most effective security strategies include ensuring all business windows are locked, as well.

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Oct 25, 2021

Security Tips for Closing Your Business at the End of the Day

If your business is like most, closing time is a rush of activity. Between last-minute customers and wrapping up the end of the business day, it's easy to neglect essential security procedures when you're getting ready to leave the office.

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Oct 18, 2021

7 Essential Questions to Ask Security Guard Companies

Are you thinking about hiring a private security guard company to protect your business? If so, it's always a good idea to ask a few key questions before committing to a company.

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APR 07, 2021

Security Tips for Closing Your Business at the End of the Day

If your business is like most, closing time is a rush of activity. Between last-minute customers and wrapping up the end of the business day, it's easy to neglect essential security procedures when you're getting ready to leave the office.

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MAR 17, 2021

Knowledge Helps Prevent Mistakes

Are you thinking about hiring a private security guard company to protect your business? If so, it's always a good idea to ask a few key questions before committing to a company.

MAR 02, 2021

5 Security Door Locks for Businesses

One of the most obvious ways your business can control who enters your building and restricted access areas is through a security door lock system. Chances are that your building already has multiple door styles. Some of them may even have different locking mechanisms already, resulting in varying security strength. How does a business owner know which type of door lock is best for which location?

MARCH NEWSLETTER

The Security Report March

The pandemic has affected nearly every aspect of our lives, and one of the ways LNN Protection Services has addressed these changes is by increasing the amount of safety equipment available to our guards. Studies show that wearing tightly fitted masks can help decrease the transmission of COVID by as much as 95%.

FEB 19, 2021

Useful Tips for Becoming an Excellent Security Guard

According to federal statistics, the number of job openings for security guards is on the rise. In 2018, an estimated 104,900 security guards were employed in Canada. In the next decade, numbers are expected to rise even higher. With this increase in growth, the security industry is experiencing a boom that is drawing many newcomers to the field.