Never Presume

It may sound cynical, but here at PSM we adopt a “guilty until proven innocent” mindset when reviewing CCTV alarm activations. We invest time and effort into learning our customer’s operations, as this helps us to identify unusual activities. We recently received an alarm from one of our large industrial clients, in the small hours,…

Catching Criminals in the Act

Our proactive approach to surveillance management and eliminating criminal activity before it happens has certainly been effective for an agricultural machine specialist, for whom we monitor 5 depots. High value equipment from chain saws to tractors; branded workforce clothing and fishing tackle makes our client a hot target for ‘smash and grab’ criminals. 3 depots…

Prepare Your System for Autumn / Winter

The more false alarms a system generates, the less secure it becomes.  Weather conditions, environmental issues and long dark days in Autumn / Winter can wreak havoc with a remotely monitored system if winter health checks are not carried out in preparation.  We highly recommend giving the system a once over before it gets too…