What WE Do
24/7 Response To Anywhere In The UK.
Our network covers the whole of the UK. Whether you have 1 site or 1000 sites, we can provide you with the cover that you need! Whilst response times can never be guaranteed by any company due to keyholding being a shared service, our business model means that we are best placed to provide industry-leading response times.
Open & Lock
Weekly Bell Testing
Vacant Property Inspections
CCTV & Alarm Monitoring
How Do You Know If You Need Alarm Response & Keyholding?
Our Alarm Response and Keyholding Service removes both risk and inconvenience of having to respond to out of hours activations. The response service can be linked to any device capable of sending a signal out to an alarm receiving centre, whether that’s your intruder, fire or panic alarm, or even reacting to events caught on your monitored CCTV system.
Fast and Flexible 24/7 Response
Unfortunately, it is not always feasible to have employees on call if there is a security issue at your premises, especially if you only operate during normal working hours and, therefore, don’t have people in the building late at night. By using the services of ARK for keyholding and alarm response, you can depend on high quality and well-trained officer, to arrive immediately on-site in the event of an emergency or break-in, thereby minimising the possibility of damage and theft. You can enjoy complete peace of mind that ARK Security will provide round the clock protection throughout the year with little to no disruption to you or your members of staff.
Improve Health and Safety
As a responsible employer, safeguarding your workers will be high on your priority list. By allowing one of your employees to respond to a break-in or crime on your premises, you are potentially putting them in harm’s way. By utilising the services of ARK Security’s officers for your keyholding and alarm response requirements, you are benefitting from a team that is specifically trained to safely handle security problems; they will be able to make snap decisions that diffuse the situation and prevent further danger.
Expert Situation Handling
This leads us on to the next advantage of outsourcing your keyholding and alarm response – expertise and experience. ARK Security is experts in security after being in business for nearly 30 years, we boast the knowledge and experience of working with a variety of security systems, quickly getting to grips with your particular set up. Our experts will understand the correct procedure for apprehending the culprit, know how to properly contact emergency services, and be able to succinctly yet comprehensively report the crime.
Available 'round the Clock
All of our security services are 24/7, we are ready to respond at all times. Meaning that your business/home is protected night and day.
We provide Alarm Response and Keyholding Services to thousands of sites all across the UK and have contracts in all 4 corners of the UK, not to mention everywhere in between!
Get in touch to receive a free site survey, where we come out to evaluate your premise/home and highlight security issues and can tailor specific security solutions that protect your assets.
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