Safe as Houses

  Put yourself in a burglar’s shoes. If you ‘think like a thief’ you will be able to identify signs of security weaknesses in your home. Lock your doors and windows Record the serial numbers of expensive electronic items and photograph these and other valuables Keep valuables out of sight i.e. jewelry

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At Home When You’re Not There

  You can now answer your front door in person, even when you’re not at home. The Ring Video Doorbell streams live HD video and two-way audio, allowing you to see, hear and speak to anyone on your property from your smartphone, tablet or PC. You get instant alerts when visitors press your doorbell or trigg

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Think Like a Thief

Put yourself in a burglar’s shoes. If you ‘think like a thief’ you will be able to identify signs of security weaknesses in your home. Lock your doors and windows Record the serial numbers of expensive electronic items and photograph these and other valuables Keep valuables out of sight i.e. jewellery, came

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Where Do We Park the Ambulance?

For some the parking space for the ambulance is at the bottom of the cliff. Well it’s much better to have a fence at the top of the cliff. Ponder that. In the media recently there has been plenty of noise about the costs associated with preventing falls from height. There were accusations of these controls costing

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Safety Tips When You Go on Holidays

Before you head out the door for that great summer getaway, take a little time to ensure you’ve done what you can to protect your home while you’re away. Tidy up around the house Ensure anything that could help thieves break into your house are all safely stored in the garage, such as ladders, axes, hammers and s

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Think Like a Thief

Put yourself in a burglar’s shoes. If you ‘think like a thief’ you will be able to identify signs of security weaknesses in your home. Lock your doors and windows Record the serial numbers of expensive electronic items and photograph these and other valuables Keep valuables out of sight i.e. jewellery, came

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Playing it safe

New research indicates complacent New Zealanders are not following basic steps to prevent burglary. - 26 percent hide spare house keys outside for family members and tradespeople - 20 percent leave home or go to bed without locking up. As part of the inaugural Secure Homes Report, ADT Security survey

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