Show you mean business Other alarming statistics from a survey by The British Chamber of Commerce revealed that the average cost of crime to every business is £8,000 per year and that once a commercial property has been attacked, it is five times more likely to be targeted again. Security considerations should be a vital part of your business, rather than an afterthought following an attempted break-in or a compromise to the security of your company. In order to keep your business safe it is advisable to minimise the amount of cash kept in the office and to purchase a safe. Yale has combined the latest technologies with its many years’ of experience to produce safes that meet the most demanding requirements. Yale’s wide selection of safes ranges from affordable value to higher security safes, including certified safes that have Sold Secure Accreditation. Yale also provides fire safes that incorporate the latest digital lock technology and will withstand fire for up to one hour. Installing an alarm is another good method help to deter burglars and opportunists from going about their business. Yale has a variety of alarms suitable for small businesses, from the Easy Fit Alarm and the stand alone range, to the professional SmartHome Alarm system. Remember, don’t let thieves spoil your hard work: treat your business like your home and protect it from potential intruders by keeping it safe and secure at all times.