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How To Protect Your Long Island Business With Commercial Security Systems

Is your business safe from break-ins, employee theft and any other threats that may affect your company? Regardless of your industry, ensuring your products, equipment, storefront, shop, property, warehouse and employees are secure is vital for any business owner. Total Security has been putting business owners’ minds at ease across Long Island for years, ensuring … Continue reading

Cyber Security: 6 Ways To Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

Your identity is your greatest asset, if it becomes compromised every aspect of your life automatically becomes vulnerable, leaving you exposed to a myriad of attacks. Do you know anyone who has experienced the hardships of a stolen identity? Most of us have. Are we really taking action in lieu of the increasing frequency of … Continue reading

5 Tips To Prevent Identity Theft In The Workplace

Is your identity really safe at work? Most people today engage in different online activities such as shopping, banking, and bill paying. All of these activities involve using your confidential personal and financial information online. Recent news has shed light on a fast-growing crime – identity theft. Hackers steal personal information such as your name, … Continue reading

3 Points To Consider When Choosing An Office Security System

Security in the workplace has gotten more complex over the years, ranging from dealing with onsite issues and theft, as well as cyber and IT related security issues. In an office environment, threats can come from many angles including but not limited to: Unhappy employees Uneducated employees who do not understand HR policies/business rules Outside … Continue reading

How Much Additional Sales Do You Need to Offset One Dollar Of Revenue Lost from Theft?

Business owners on Long Island and New York: Have you looked at security from how much new net profit or additional sales you are going to need to make to offset each dollar stolen? When one dollar is stolen from your business, how will you replace it? When we think about where the money will … Continue reading

Integrated Security Systems For Manhattan Office Buildings

Many companies in New York City rely on office security systems to keep their assets and intellectual property safe at all times. Large corporations, law firms, healthcare companies, banks, and other types of businesses typically install an integrated security system. It is recommended to install a combination of security cameras, access control, and intercom systems … Continue reading

Total Security Successfully Completes Access Control System Installation At Queens Medical Facility

Client: Queens Medical Associates Building Type: Three-Story Healthcare/Medical Facility with Multiple Treatment Areas and Corporate Offices Start Date: March 15, 2017 Completion Date: March 31, 2017 Location: 176-60 Union Tpke, Fresh Meadows, NY 11366 Client Overview: Queens Medical Associates, situated at 176-60 Union Tpke, Fresh Meadows, NY, is a physician practice offering a variety of … Continue reading

Total Security Interview On Channel 12 News Offers Security Camera Insights To Help Fight Recent Long Island Knifepoint Retail Robberies

On a recent report by News12 Long Island, the serial knifepoint robber who targeted 16 locations in Suffolk and Nassau counties is still on the loose and has not yet been identified. There have been at least nine Long Island food shops robbed by the same suspect. The robber was described to be wearing a … Continue reading

Total Security’s Complete Overhaul Of The Pacific House’s Security Camera Systems

Client: Pacific House Building Type: Two-Story Residential Building – Homeless Shelter Start Date: February 21, 2017 Completion Date: March 1, 2017 Location: 597 Pacific Street, Stamford, CT 06902 The Challenge: Pacific House is a homeless shelter located in Lower Fairfield County in Connecticut. The organization has been around for over 30 years, providing food, emergency … Continue reading

How Should I Store Surveillance Camera Footage?

Have you ever thought about the most optimal way to store video surveillance footage that you have recorded? In today’s time, if you are a homeowner, it is crucial that you take the necessary steps to protect yourself, your family and your assets. One of the biggest benefits of installing residential security cameras is that … Continue reading