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Richmond Security Runs to Fight Hunger

Richmond, VA (April 25, 2017) – For more than 40 years local security company, Richmond Security, has worked to ensure that area homes and commercial buildings alike are set up with the right tools to ensure their clients are secure.
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Richmond Security Partners With FeedMore to Support Zest Fest for a 5th Year

Richmond Security will once again sponsor ZestFest, FeedMore’s Annual Gala benefiting area residents in need. It is an evening of great local food, quality Virginia wine and craft beer from area breweries at the Richmond Convention Center.
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Richmond Security to Provide Job Opportunities for Richmond Veterans

Richmond, VA (February 7, 2017) – Richmond Security, Inc. and other employers are teaming up to provide job opportunities for job seekers with military backgrounds at the RecruitMilitary Richmond Veteran Job Fair. Read More

How to Choose a Deadbolt Lock

When it comes to protecting your business from intruders, having a secure deadbolt lock in place is vital. Deadbolt locks are heavy-duty locks that provide the necessary additional security, aside from the doorknob. The proper deadbolt can be the difference between peace of mind and imminent danger for your business. It’s really not an option anymore whether you have a deadbolt lock as a part of your physical security policy—it’s a standard.

So, knowing you have to have a deadbolt lock on every exterior door of your business—how do you choose the best one?

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The Importance of Key Control

When considering the physical security of a business, the mechanical keys themselves play a major role. The rise of cybercrime has pushed many to focus their attention on improving Information Security and high tech security measures. Yet, it remains essential for every business to have a well-devised key control policy in place. Fail-safe key control policies and procedures protect employee lives, business valuables and the overall security of the facility.

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Healthcare Cyber Security System Integration

Although cyber security may seem like the utmost priority for most businesses, the level of security measures differs among industries. Cyber security is one of the most emphasized efforts in the financial industry due to the obvious direct monetary risk. Until the last few years however, the risk has not been as top of a priority in the healthcare industry.

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Local Firm Unlocks New HQ

Richmond Security was featured in Richmond Biz Sense on 6/23/16. The article highlights the company’s growth and expansion to a new location. Owner Stephen Wilkinson spoke with reporter Mike Shaw about the transformation. Read More

2016 Security Trends

As technology becomes more advanced, customers demand more out of their security products. The latest technology is more efficient and more secure, which saves customers money while not having to compromise the safety of their home or business. Companies in the security system industry, like Avigilon, endeavor this year to put out security products that align with security trends of 2016.

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Richmond Security Featured in Metro Business

Richmond Security was recently featured in the Metro Business section of the Richmond Times Dispatch. The article highlights the company’s rapid growth as they keep pace with the industry’s ever-changing technology in the access control and video surveillance market. Read More

Physical Security Management

Physical security is vital for every business to consider. Whether it’s defending against literal, physical break-ins or securing your database for cyber attacks, you can never be too careful. It is unbelievably easy these days to steal data from a poorly secured database.

A physical security breach can ruin organized databases, inhibit your regular business activities, and can cause a loss in your customers’ trust. These can all be detrimental to your company and brand image overall but there are many physical security countermeasures that you can take to avoid immense losses. (more…)