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I’ve bought a house with alarm installed – what should I do next?

Firstly, ascertain who originally installed the system and check that they are PSA approved and registered. Once you know who installed it, ask them to reset the user codes immediately to a code of your choice. Very often codes can be “guessable” e.g. 2468 – change it to something unique that you will remember. It’s a good idea to have… read-more

What security resolutions can we make for our home or business in 2018?

Now that we are into a new year, we should all consider checking our home and business security measures as part of our New Year’s Resolutions. Ideally you should take time out to audit your own building. Remember, if you can gain access easily, a burglar will also have no difficulty. Here are a few simple preventative measures : 1)… read-more

What security provisions do I need to make following the recent stormy weather and Halloween?

With all the inclement weather about recently, now is a timely reminder to ensure that your security systems are properly maintained. All systems should be backed up by standby batteries. If your alarm activated when the power failed, chances are your alarm system is in need of urgent maintenance. Generally your battery should support the alarm system for minimum 24… read-more

How can I better secure my home for Winter?

As the long, dark evenings arrive, prevent your property being burgled with these tips: Lighting: As Garda statistics confirm the peak period for house burglaries is between 5pm and 11pm, you should consider lighting up your property. Automatic dusk to dawn lights, as well as movement sensor activated lights are a great deterrent. Modern LED lighting is very cheap to… read-more

How does remote management of our security system work for my business premises?

Advances in technology means that today we can now automate many of the security and facility features of modern buildings. Once you have connection to a good quality broadband circuit, services such as alarm arming/disarming, CCTV monitoring, door or gate/barrier opening, can all be performed by an approved Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC) / Monitoring Centre. This reduces the reliance on… read-more

Job Vacancy: ARC (Alarm Receiving Centre) Controller

ARC (Alarm Receiving Centre) Controller – GGL Security Job Description Full-time position in the GGL International Monitoring Centre, Limerick Role GGL Monitoring Services Ltd. is currently recruiting for two ARC Controllers to be based in our International Monitoring Centre in Limerick. The positions involve shift work and weekend duties over a 24/7/365 period. Training will be provided and you will… read-more