Why You Need Construction Site Security in 2017
- February 15, 2017
- Posted by: Moise Louissaint
- Category: Misc. Security
Construction is one of the largest businesses in the United States. You cannot drive down the street without seeing some industrious contractor developing and building on a new site, all the materials stacked and ready to use, all the equipment and tools ready to build. But those tools, those materials and even the skeleton of what will become a fully developed building or developed community are awful vulnerable when unattended.
The fact is, millions and even billions of dollars can be lost at a construction site. But what are contractors to do, take all their equipment and thousands of pounds of materials back to the shop every day? Nothing would ever get built. A contractor would spend all of their time ferrying materials and power tools and tools back and forth. No, once a construction site is set for work, it becomes a work in progress until the job is finished. But no site is under construction 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Workers have to have rest and there are sound ordinances that prohibit late construction anyway.
The fact is, construction sites are open to a host of dangers, including:
- Fire damage
- Natural disasters
- Construction accidents
- Injuries to workers or passersby
Efficient construction site security can help ensure that your work site is safe at all times. Skilled construction security guards can identify and pre-empt dangers before serious damage is done and thousands of dollars, hundreds of thousands of dollars, or even millions of dollars are thrown down the drain due to negligence or malice.
Let’s not even start on the increase in expensive insurance premiums each time something goes wrong on a construction site. Avoid costly construction site mishaps by finding a good security firm that is experienced with construction security. A construction site requires a knowledgeable security detail that understands how to protect machines, potentially dangerous excavated and half built structures, and all the property that is exposed during the construction process.
If you have a construction site in Miami or Southern Florida, contact Fast Guard Service today. We have years of experience protecting construction sites from mishaps and dangers, and we can make sure your site, your materials and your machinery and tools are safe until the job is complete. Fast Guard Service is standing by and ready to help, with 24/7 construction site security at an affordable price.
Fast Guard Service
12355 W Dixie Hwy
Miami, FL 33161 USA