All businesses suffer from the effects of crime regardless of the industry, type or size of the organisation. The cost of the impact of crime to a business can vary but it always has an effect. Crimes against businesses cause unnecessary costs due to damages, theft of stock, materials or equipment, as well as the...
The holiday period can unfortunately often be the worst for crime, with an average of 450 burglaries, 65 robberies 1000 thefts committed every day during this time. Some of the worst affected areas were West Yorkshire, closely followed by the West Midlands.
With crimes against businesses rising year on year, it’s no surprise that the need for security measures to be put in place is increasing rapidly. With so many options to choose from, it can be hard to decide what kind of security solutions a business might need.
Crime in London is rising and is at a significant high, from violent crimes to theft and vandalism, so it is a reality that is becoming more and more difficult to avoid. Businesses in Retail are at high risk of falling victim to criminal behaviour as they often contain valuable goods and cash.