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LP GAS & SMOKE DETECTORS WILL SAVE LIVES

Due to constant power cuts and as seen with recent events, fire risk in Zimbabwe has increased. With the decay in our social systems and corruption now being the order of the day, building regulations are not adhered to resulting in substandard electrical wiring, plumbing etc. All these factors rally in on the need for homeowners and corporates to seriously evaluate fire risk.
The consequences of a fire can be devastating. Other than the obvious loss of life and property, the loss of important company documents and information can deal a deadly blow.
Technology now plays a big role in our daily lives, more so protecting us from fire outbreaks as well. Adding smoke detectors to an existing alarm is a very cost effective and affordable solution for early fire detection for both domestic and commercial premises. Because using LP gas to prepare meals has become the order of the day in many households; fire due to gas leaks is a risk almost all us have to live with. Adding an LP gas detector to your existing alarm will go a long way in ensuring you are aware of any gas leakage in time to prevent an explosion. This will greatly reduce your level of fire risk especially in restaurants and fast food outlets were several gas stoves maybe working at the same time.

Negligence is the leading cause of fire outbreaks worldwide. Simply evaluating your risk and conscientising your family/workforce on those risks will go a long way in preventing unwanted fire outbreaks. Always remember “Safety Begins with YOU”; your family’s life, your business, your employee’s safety and client’s safety is in your hands.

Feel free to contact us for solutions to reduce your risk of fire outbreak; we are available to assist you 24/7.

BENEFITS OF A CCTV SYSTEM

Having a CCTV system installed at you premise has major advantages. Not only does it act as a deterrent to would-be thieves, it also captures visuals which can be used as evidence to unearth criminal activities. Below are facts why an investment in a CCTV system can be worthwhile.
 Security and Surveillance: You do not need eyes at the back of your head these days. Strategically placed cameras can be both monitored and recorded 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Digital recorders can record all your cameras for up to 3 months or even more if you need it. Remote monitored CCTV systems allows you or manned guards to watch over your premises from anywhere in the world.
 Deterrent: A CCTV system can be an enough deterrent to put off a potential intruder.
 They work around the clock: During daylight hours cameras provide color images before automatically switching to Infra-Red providing monochrome images in zero light condition. For critical Asset Protection, Perimeter Monitoring, and Threat Detection in the environments like Mines , Thermal cameras can be used which have the ability to detect movement and capture images over long distances.
 Prosecution: CCTV evidence can be vital in prosecution of offenders (thieves, terrorist, vandals, arsonists, looters, burglars, and any other criminals). It’s much easier to identify and initiate legal procedures against offenders with visual evidence from the CCTV footage. This on its own provides an ultimate criminal deterrent that is both visible and effective
 Reduced Insurance Premiums: With a CCTV system, the insurer will regard your premise more secure therefore will reduce or charge less premiums for insurance.
 Home Security: Home CCTV systems are increasingly becoming more popular as a more cost-effective way of protecting homes, outdoor areas, such as driveways and gardens from intrusion and other crimes.
 Protects employees: Employees might be subjected to abuse by a client and CCTV cameras would help get evidence of this.
 Price: CCTV systems are now very affordable. Take advantage of the CCTV Promotion we are offering for your home or work premise. Send an email to info@securico.co.zw for further details.