Security Tips

Did You Know This Has an Important Role in Dealership Security?

Posted by Jeff Purtell on October 18, 2021

As you probably know, identity theft is a big problem in the automotive industry. According to FTC's Consumer Sentinel Network Data Book 2018, there have been almost 19,000 reports of auto loan and lease identity theft in 2018. This is an almost 90-percent increase from the year…

How Does Video Surveillance Help Reduce Cargo Theft?

Posted by Sean Murphy on September 16, 2021

It wasn't until the Suez Canal incident that the world saw just how important it is to move cargo safely and securely. One container ship's blocking 422 ships from passing through the Suez Canal for two weeks cost an estimated $400 million an hour in goods according to Lloyd's…

How to Help Stop Inventory Theft with Key Management Policies

Posted by Jeff Purtell on August 27, 2021

Get Your Copy of Advanced Key Management Now! At your dealership, where are your keys stored? Are they hanging on a pegboard? Do your salespeople put keys into their pocket or simply toss them onto their desk after a test drive? Security is one of the top priorities for an…

Infographic: The Suspicious Activity Checklist

Posted by Jeff Purtell on August 23, 2021

Do you know how to spot a potential thief at your dealership? Does your staff know what indicators to look for? Whether it’s nervous behavior or strange attire, there are certain clues that can signify suspicious behavior. Familiarize yourself with these 10 signs your…

Infographic: The Video Surveillance Safety Checklist

Posted by Jeff Purtell on August 14, 2021

When you’re looking for an effective video surveillance solution for your business, there are many things to consider. What kinds of cameras should you use? Where should you put them? What kind of network do you need to support the system? It can be daunting to think about. You…

Top 4 Considerations During Multifamily Budget Season

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on August 13, 2021

Multifamily budget season. Ah yes, that rather special time of year when ledgers, numbers, spreadsheets, timelines and dollar bill signs swirl around in your head as thoughts of planning and anticipating what lies ahead for the coming year of 2022 illuminates in your mind ……

5 Steps to Take for Construction Safety Precautions

Posted by Sudesh Jangalee on August 13, 2021

Before starting a construction project, supervisors need to ensure their health and safety program is in place and that everyone follows it. Safety isn't something you only do on the construction site. The companies with the highest safety records have built a company culture…