The benefits of photo ID cards

Thinking about making photo ID cards standard issue for your organisation? Badging staff with photo ID cards can play a significant factor in ensuring the security of your building, and the protection of your employees. A photo ID programme is almost always beneficial to companies with large numbers of staff, particularly if they work across … Continue reading The benefits of photo ID cards

Access control cards – be protected over the Xmas shut down

The Christmas shut down can be open season for thieves and opportunists if your building isn’t adequately protected. A lot of companies close their doors over Christmas and New Year to give all staff time off to celebrate the festive season. However this can mean reduced security if a good access control cards system and … Continue reading Access control cards – be protected over the Xmas shut down

ID cards: would you challenge someone without theirs?

Or more to the point, would your staff challenge someone who didn’t have an ID card around their neck? Many organisations that provide photo ID cards to their staff aren’t vigilant enough about policing them. This is often because there isn’t a company-wide ID policy in place that includes all visitors to the building, therefore … Continue reading ID cards: would you challenge someone without theirs?

Which ID card holders?

Got your Photo ID cards, access control cards or event passes? How are you going to make sure they are accessible and visible? Have you thought about which card holders you want? If you’ve got your printed plastic cards, you’ll need a way of showing them. You can choose to have your cards on a … Continue reading Which ID card holders?

Which access control cards system do I need?

There are a plethora of access control cards and systems out there on the market, ranging from basic door entry systems for small businesses through to highly sophisticated remote access security systems for larger enterprises across multiple sites. The choice can be overwhelming, especially when you’re not sure exactly what you’re looking for. Look at … Continue reading Which access control cards system do I need?

The benefits of access control cards over keys

Are you and your employees still using keys in your business premises? If so, how confident are you that your assets are being protected effectively, 24 hours a day? Introducing an electronic access control system and supplying your staff with access control cards will increase security in your building and protect your employees and your … Continue reading The benefits of access control cards over keys

ID cards & swipe cards: how secure is your workplace, really?

How confident are you that your building, staff and equipment are adequately protected? And what about your visitors – are you following health and safety regulations? When talk turns to protecting your business, the focus naturally falls on insurance first. Having the right policies in place covering contents, buildings, employees and professional indemnity is crucial … Continue reading ID cards & swipe cards: how secure is your workplace, really?

Key fobs, wrist tags, smart cards – what do I need?

Help! I need more key fobs but don’t know what to order There are hundreds of access control cards, key fobs, wrist tags, ring tags, tokens, clamshells, mifare smart cards (the list goes on) out there, and a lot of them look the same. If you need to order more for your current system but aren’t … Continue reading Key fobs, wrist tags, smart cards – what do I need?