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Category: Commercial Security

October 24, 2018

Haunted Attraction Security Concerns and Solutions

When it comes to commercial haunted house attractions, owners and operators want to provide plenty of healthy scares for their customers. But they also have a far more important mission: visitor safety. From fire safety issues to vandalism and even assault, haunted house operators face security concerns of all kinds.…

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August 13, 2018

5 Ways to Prevent Self-Checkout Theft

Self-checkout systems in retail stores speed up the customers’ shopping experience and reduce the store’s labor costs. Those systems, however, have become targets for shoplifters who devise ways to bypass them in order to steal products from stores. Maryland Security Professionals can work with your retail outlet to improve the…

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July 23, 2018

Improve Service and Safety with Hospitality Security

Whether operating a hotel, casino or hosting a special event, managing security in the hospitality industry is no small task. A visible security presence is an effective way to deter vandalism and theft, while enhancing the safety of guests. Finding a solution that best fits your location, market, specific needs…

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January 10, 2018

Common Grocery Store Shoplifting Techniques and How to Combat Them

Shoplifting is a recognized problem in the retail industry, costing American stores more than $45 billion annually. While much of this impact derives from the theft of big ticket items such as jewelry and electronics, grocery stores actually face significant losses as well. Maryland Security Professionals works with clients like…

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November 30, 2017

Protect Your Store During this Busy Holiday Season

According to the 2016 National Retail Security Survey, shoplifting accounted for 39% of inventory loss. Companies also lose an average $377 for every shoplifting incident. Retailers across the Mid-Atlantic region can expect an increase in theft attempts as shopping increases in time for the holidays. Maryland Security Professionals can help…

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November 20, 2017

Protect Your Business During a Protest or Demonstration

Recent news headlines have cast a spotlight on what seems to be an increase in the number of public demonstrations, protests, and other types of highly attended public gatherings.  Most protests are peaceful and take place without violence. Though the exceptions are rare, business owners may have questions about how…

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August 28, 2017

5 Effective Hotel Security Strategies

Hotel owners and operators face sensitive security issues as they seek to respect the privacy of their guests while also providing them with a safe and welcoming atmosphere. Breaches of security impair the guest experience, cause financial loss, and can result in lasting damage to a hotel’s reputation. Effective security…

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August 25, 2017

Unique Security Concerns for Bars and Restaurants

Bar and restaurant owners face a unique set of safety and security concerns that may be addressed with the implementation of comprehensive security measures. Let Maryland Security Professionals evaluate the potential vulnerabilities at your establishment and customize a solution that will protect your guests as well as your bottom line.…

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July 31, 2017

Security Basics for Summer Fairs and Festivals

With vacation season underway, residents and tourists alike flock to the Mid-Atlantic to take part in summer events like fairs and festivals. Attentive and informed planning can minimize the risk of a disturbance at these community events. As a leading provider of event security services in the area, Maryland Security…

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