Security gates are of the upmost importance to heighten security for many reasons. The main and most important one is to help prevent crime.

Many sites whether it is a factory, warehouse, plant or corporate office or education facility have valuable assets on site including valuable documents not only goods. Having security gates installed can help to secure sites and prevent thieves from stealing these and also deter them from even trying. It’s a given fact that the chance of theft and crime is much lower when security gates are installed.

Security gates are really versatile and adaptable also to each type of premises so whatever your situation we are sure to be able to fit and install a security system to suit your needs. If your business is in an area that is prone to extreme weather, we can even offer weatherproof features to help to contain the damage risk of flood etc.

Another reason security gates are of the upmost importance to many businesses’ facilities as they can help to save a lot of costs on hiring security and paying the wages that come with having to have 24hrs security on site.

Benefits of installing security gates

  • Crime deterrent – So as well as preventing crime security gates can help to deter criminals from even attempting to break into your premises as security gates look to intimidating to try and get past.
  • Cost effective – Once you have paid for the security gates and installation the costs are minimal and in the long term save money as you are not paying for security guards and wages. Also having security gates installed can help reduce insurance premiums which lowers your monthly outgoings.
  • Professional – Your premises will look much more professional to clients and potential clients. They will know that you are taking security seriously which in turn will help with customer retention and new business.
  • Safety of staff – Your staff will feel much more secure if your premises is secured with a specialist security system. Especially if they need to be walking through site in the dark or later hours, they will have much better peace of mind. They can also be used in hazardous areas to stop unauthorised access which can prove to be lifesaving specifically in areas where machinery is operating and docking areas.
  • More productivity – An increased productivity is often found on sites with security gates as the staff feel safe and secure which in turn increases productivity which in turn helps with increased profit margins.

So, these are a few reasons why the installation of security gates is of the upmost importance. If you are considering installing security gates or have any questions about them, please contact our friendly staff here at HTC and we can provide you with expert advice and guidance.