As they are built to withstand prolonged and multiple use, turnstiles and pedestrian barriers such as flap gates, drop arm barriers and supermarket gates require very little maintenance once installed. However, like any equipment, it is a good idea to check them over once in a while. These machines are your investments after all, and to make the most of your investments you need to take care of them and make sure that they continue to function properly and last a long time.
Vehicle security and customer safety are key issues for car park operators. Adopting electronic systems is making reliance on a few security personnel and manual collection of payments for busy car parks a thing of the past. Sophisticated boom gate technologies are facilitating the management and recording of vehicle movement in, out and around parking facilities.
Theft is a key concern for retail businesses around the world, statistics reveal that theft costs Australian retailers nearly $3 billion every year. Let’s take a look at some trends in retail theft, and how retail security gates can help supermarkets and other retail stores to deter thieves.