Top 10 Tips For Keeping Your Parking Lots Safe For Employees
Employee safety is paramount in any organization's mission, which extends to an often-overlooked place: the parking lot.
LotGuard Surveillance units transform parking lot safety. but there are many steps to better safety.
LotGuard's security experts have over 20 years of experience in supplying mobile video surveillance units, and a wealth of knowledge and experience in protecting parking lots.
Below, we have compiled the top 10 tips to keep employee parking lots safe.
- Well Lit Environment
Adequate lighting is essential. Ensure that your parking lot is well lit during all hours of operation including evening and nights
- Remote Monitoring & Surveillance
Install LotGuard cameras strategically to monitor all areas of the parking lot. This deters potential criminals and provides evidence in case of incidents
- Regular Maintenance
Keep the parking lot well-maintained. Fix potholes, cracks, and any other hazards promptly to prevent accidents and injury
- Visible Signage
Clearly mark pedestrian crossings, speed limits, and stop signs to enhance safety and awareness
- Access Control
Implement access control measures such as key cards or security personnel to limit unauthorized entry and ensure only employees use the lot.
- Security Patrols
Regular security patrols in the parking area can deter criminal activity and provide a sense of security to employees
- Escort Services
Offer employees the option of a security escort to and from their vehicles, especially during late or dark hours.
- Employee Awareness
Educate employees about parking lot safety. Encourage them to report any suspicious activity and remind them to lock their vehicles.
- Plan For The Unexpected
Have a well-communicated emergency plan in place. Ensure employees know what to do in case of accidents, natural disasters or security incidents.
- Let Our Cameras Keep An Eye On Things
We can provide our surveillance systems regardless of your onsite power and internet availability, they are completely autonomous solutions.
LotGuard: Your Complete Parking Lot Security Solution
LotGuard is the USA's leading supplier of mobile video surveillance systems specifically designed to detect, deter, and defend parking lots from criminal activity.
Parking lot crime is a growing threat, with the Bureau of Justice Statistics reporting that over 1 in 10 property crimes happen in a parking lot. That's more than 2 million parking lot crimes every year, with monetary losses of over $6B caused by these crimes.
LotGuard shields against these crimes; keeping your guests and employees safe and keeping your business on track.
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