Construction

How COVID-19 Has Changed the Construction Industry

Posted by Paul Gross on November 25, 2020

"Construction workers are five times more likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19 than their peers in other professions, according to a new study from University of Texas at Austin researchers," writes Dom DiFurio in The Dallas Morning News. According to the article, researchers…

No Trespassing Signs Mean Nothing to Determined Intruders

Posted by Hugh Wong on November 16, 2020

In this month’s video, two people blew right past the “No Trespassing” sign on the fence surrounding a construction site. The sign didn’t stop them, but we did.

How Construction Site Security Cameras Add Value Beyond Security

Posted by Ryan Cox on November 16, 2020

Construction sites face more challenges than other industries. That's because the bulk of employees' work can put their lives in danger. No company wants anyone to get injured or killed on the job. They also deal with theft. With expensive equipment and materials left outside…

How to Keep Construction Workers Safe in the Pandemic

Posted by Paul Gross on November 13, 2020

The construction industry has a lot to contend with in protecting construction workers. The pandemic has only exacerbated this. A new report from The University of Texas at Austin titled "COVID-19 in Austin, Texas: Epidemiological Assessment of Construction Work" provides…

Should You Get Construction Software for Asset Tracking?

Posted by Kirk Biddle on October 29, 2020

One of the construction industry's biggest challenges is finding qualified workers. The Q1 2020 Commercial Construction Index shows that nearly all contractors have at least a moderate level of difficulty finding skilled workers. More than half say it's "particularly difficult."…

For the 12th Straight Year, Stealth Monitoring Ranks in the Canadian Business Growth 500 List

Posted by Blake Mitchell on October 27, 2020

Canadian Business Announces its List for Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies Toronto, ON (October 2020) Canadian Business has unveiled its 32nd annual Growth 500 List, ranking Canada’s fastest-growing companies. Once again, Stealth Monitoring appears on the list, this year as…

Convicted Felon Arrested Trespassing on Construction Site

Posted by Paul Gross on October 26, 2020

In this month’s video, a convicted felon got more than he bargained for when he trespassed on an idle construction site.

Team of Officers Find and Arrest Construction Site Trespassers

Posted by Steve Mansell on October 23, 2020

Around 9:15 p.m., a Stealth security operator was monitoring a construction site when two individuals jumped the fence and entered the property. The operator activated the on-site speaker warning, but the suspects did not respond. As a result, our monitoring operator called…