3 Tips to Choose a Business Security, Life Safety Company

Systems Technology Team

Systems Technology Team

Protecting your business from fire, break-ins, and theft is an important decision and evaluating the options available can be overwhelming. Before you trust your business to just any security company, ask yourself these 3 important questions.

1. Will my security company be there when I need them?

Protecting your business isn’t a 9-5 job. You need a business security company that works around the clock to keep you and your employees safe and secure.

How do we stack up:

Systems Technology provides 24 hour monitoring services and on-call technicians to keep your systems operating reliably so it’s there when you need it most.

2. What kind of support should I expect?

Protecting your business should be your security company’s top priority! They should work with you to customize Life Safety Systems that work for your business- not a prefabricated set of cameras and alarms that were built for someone else.

How do we stack up:

Protecting the businesses we serve has been Systems Technology’s top priority for more than 30 years! We work with you to design, install and maintain the state-of-the-art Life Safety System that ensures the safety of your assets, employees and families.

3. Do they hold the proper certifications, licenses & insurance?

Having a security company with the right credentials can be the difference between a happy experience and a security nightmare. Make sure they meet the requirements to do business in your area by checking their certifications, licenses and insurance.

How do we stack up:

Our technicians and staff hold licenses and certifications with NFPA (National Fire Protection Association), NTS (National Training School), AESBL (Alabama Electronic Security Board of Licensure), TN Alarm Contractors Board, and NICET (National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies). We are also fully insured by an A+ rated company.

Have peace of mind knowing that your business is protected by a Systems Technology Life Safety System. We are ready to protect your business today! Get started by calling us for your free security assessment (256) 518-9000.

Sytems Technology Business Fire Safety Checklist

Sytems Technology Business Fire Safety ChecklistAccording to the National Fire Protection Agency, there were $2.7 Billion in direct property damage in non-home structure fires in 2013.

A fire can have a devastating impact on any business. Having a Business Fire Safety Checklist is an important part of your business operations.

Systems Technology Co. has put together this quick reference list. Keep it handy and check off each one to make fire safety a priority.

Business Fire Safety Checklist

1. Fire Extinguishers

2. Extension Cords, Heaters & Coffee Pots

  • Check regularly for frayed cords
  • Unplug small appliances when not in use
  • Do not chain multiple extension cords together

3. Escape Plan

  • Create and post your escape plan
  • Routinely conduct fire drills

4. Storage Places

  • Keep sprinkler heads clear of stored items
  • Store flammable items according to their guidelines
  • Reduce clutter and keep pathways clear

Systems Technology Co. has been assisting business owners and managers with their workplace fire safety systems since 1987.

Call us today for your free assessment (256) 518-9000.