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How Security Systems Protect Your Bagel Store Business

While there is no shortage of bagel stores across Long Island, New York City and New Jersey, many of them do not have adequate security measures in place to protect their business and employees. Bagel stores typically see high volumes of customers and have quick product turnover making it easy for employees to not ring … Continue reading

How Security Systems Create A Safer Environment for Library Patrons and Employees

Public libraries tend to have an open-door policy, welcoming and encouraging people to patronize their buildings, spend time in them and bring along their families. However, this open environment can make them an easy target for theft and even potentially dangerous or hostile attacks. This is true for libraries all over, and those located on … Continue reading

How To Convert From An Audio Intercom To A Video Intercom In Your NYC Building Using Existing Wire

Do you own an apartment building on Long Island, New York City or New Jersey, and want to upgrade your old apartment building’s audio intercom to a new video intercom system? In many cases Total Security can upgrade your current audio intercom system for a video system using your existing wire. Total Security often uses … Continue reading

How A Security System Can Help Business Owners Create A Safer Environment At Gas Stations

Gas station on Long Island, New York City or New Jersey, have a unique situation compared to many commercial businesses. They are often open late hours, are minimally staffed and see a very high traffic of both cars and foot traffic in their mini-marts. Surveillance and security systems can help monitor for theft, protect employees … Continue reading

How Security Systems Create Safer Liquor Stores

Liquor stores are an easy and often common target for petty theft. Liquor stores are often targeted because they are believed to have large amounts of cash in their registers or safe, have few employees on hand and are open late hours. As potential thieves often “case” a location prior to attempting a robbery, having … Continue reading

Total Security’s Successful Installation Of Access Control Systems At The Office Of The Inspector General

Client: Office of the Inspector General Building Type: Federal Building (The contracted unit is on 30th floor.) Start Date: October 26, 2017 Completion Date: January 5, 2018 Location: 26 Federal Plaza, New York, NY Client Overview: The Office of the Inspector General (OIG), situated at 26 Federal Plaza, New York, NY, is an independent unit … Continue reading

How A Security System Inside A Catering And Event Hall Can Create A Safer Environment

Catering halls on Long Island, New York City or New Jersey, require security to protect the high volume of guests and staff that are frequently on their premises. As a business owner, you need to protect yourself from potential employee theft, ensure customer service is being performed at the level you require and safeguard yourself … Continue reading

How Pharmacy And Drugstore Security Systems Create A Safer Environment For Owners, Staff And Customers

Pharmacies and drugstores on Long Island, New York City or New Jersey, require security as much, if not more than other local businesses. With the opioid crisis on the rise, business owners may pay a high price if they don’t have proper security measures in place. It’s an investment that can not only protect your … Continue reading

Security In New York City After Pipe Bomb Attack

A would-be suicide bomber detonated a pipe bomb that was strapped to his body in one of Manhattan’s busiest subways on Monday. Thousands of commuters were forced to flee the passageways and Midtown was brought to a standstill as authorities arrived on the scene. Five people were injured in the attack. New York City is … Continue reading

How To Help Your Worshippers Feel Safe At Your Place Of Worship After An Attack

Less than a week ago, we have heard the horrific news about the mass shooting that happened in First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. The worshippers gathered for their Sunday services and worship only to endure the horrifying experience of being attacked by a gunman. What should have been a place of safety and … Continue reading