Safety is the state of being “safe” (from French sauf), the condition of being protected against physical, social, spiritual, financial, political, emotional, occupational, psychological, educational or other types or consequences of failure, damage, error, accidents, harm or any other event which could be considered non-desirable. Safety can also be defined to be the control of recognised hazards to achieve an acceptable level of risk. This can take the form of being protected from the event or from exposure to something that causes health or economical losses. It can include protection of people or of possessions. Ghost Security Services and Risk Management provide multiple solutions, designed to reflect your needs to achieve the level of safety you desire.
Security is the process or means, physical or human, of delaying, preventing, and otherwise protecting against external or internal, defects, dangers, loss, criminals, and other individuals or actions that threaten, hinder or destroy an organisation’s or individuals “steady state,” and deprive it of its intended purpose for being.
Alarms and monitoring equipment change rapidly as devices become cheaper to buy and more sophisticated in their offerings.
Ghost Security Services and Risk Management aim to provide their clients with the ultimate in technology, IT and electronic services to support the various security services the company can supply. The team at Ghost understand the dynamics of the evolving security CCTV market and by working to understand your needs, and liaising with a specialist supplier and installer they can tailor-make an integrated system to suit any domestic, farming, commercial, industrial or retail facility.
Ghost Security Services and Risk Management utilise the services of Spectrum, a Cape Town based company supplying the internationally recognised security systems by Paradox. Since it’s establishment in 1973, Spectrum Communications has rapidly become a leader in South Africa’s telecommunications and telecontrol industries With branches in four main metropolitan centres, the company provides enginering expertise, customer support and a wide range of products at highly competitive prices.
Paradox Security Systems of Canada, are manufacturers of a range of top quality motion detectors, alarm panels, keypads and peripheral equipment. Known for its innovative research and development, Paradox is a recognised force in the world security industry. Sold in over 45 countries since 1989.
Regal Access Control Systems
Access Control solutions provide a means of controlling, monitoring, and restricting the movement of people, assets or vehicles in, out and around a building or site. Access Control systems can also enable access to individuals or groups throughout buildings and sites, at, or between, predetermined dates and times.
Regal Security Solutions have many years experience in the design and application of systems that;
Improve security for on-site personnel
Restricting unauthorised entry
Increased level of staff control – deny entry into unauthorised areas
Monitor individual movements – i.e. personnel enter/leave logs
Improved evacuation procedures
Management and control of access to on-site or off site parking facilities
The range of systems can include Biometric systems, proximity smart card or fob solutions, smart card management system, Scan systems, multi-application smart ID card, RFID radio frequency identification system, photo identification cards, ID card printers, smart card-based authentication and digital signature software solutions, access control scanners and readers, and an ever developing range of other access control technologies.
Other alarm systems can be sourced to meet client needs and desires. Each case will be assessed individually, our aim is to provide expert advice and to ensure best practice.
Elvey Security Technologies
Elvey Security Technologies was established in 1946 and is proud to be one of the leading distributors of electronic security equipment in Africa. Their vision is to assist in the protection of people and property by providing quality innovative products and solutions to the electronic security industry, thereby ensuring a safe and secure future for all.
Elvey continue to build strategic relationships with local and international research and manufacturing companies to provide products to meet the specific needs of South Africans. Their customer base consists of businesses, which install electronic security equipment, CCTV, access control and monitoring companies.
Important to note that as a distributor of electronic security equipment and a major security integrator in Africa, Elvey only supply to accredited security service providers who have the appropriate technical training and experience in security system planning, installation and maintenance
Ghost Security Services and Risk Management have a dedicated technical team based in Greyton who are available for an assessment immediately.
In most cases, within 48 hours we are able to install, maintain and repair any alarm system. We are competitively priced, and we believe in supporting local manufacturers and installers where possible.
Our dedicated emergency control room manages not only our clients needs, but also supports the community by liasing with the fire, police and ambulance services.
24 Hour Monitoring Systems
Ghost Security Services and Risk Management’s monitored system connects your Home, Farm & Business to our 24 Alarm Receiving Centre, which means we always know when your system has been activated. We can call you, your key holders or summon the Police or Fire Brigade if required.
Most insurers will insist on a Monitored Intruder Alarm System (MIAS). These provide 24 hour monitoring of your intruder and Fire Alarm we can even monitor when your alarm is set/unset.
24 hour Monitored Alarm – How it works
Monitored for peace of mind
Ghost Security Services and Risk Management’s monitored system connects your Home, Farm & Business to our 24 hour Alarm Receiving Centre, which means we always know when your system has been activated. We can call you, your key holders or summon the Police or Fire Brigade if required.
When your alarm is triggered your Ghost Security Services and Risk Management’s system sends a signal to our Alarm Receiving Centre.
Within seconds we will attempt to contact you or whoever you have designated as a first responder.
If a second confirmation signal is received we will respond and treat the intrusion as a possible positive.
24 Hour monitored alarms provide protection around the clock. Simply detecting intrusion is not enough. Help must be summoned without delay. Monitored burglar and fire alarms connected to a 24 hour monitoring service is the answer. In the event your alarm is activated we will receive the signal and respond by informing you your key holder or the emergency services if required.
We provide a highly skilled and efficient team to perform an outstanding 24 hour monitoring service throughout the Greyton village and local communities. Our security systems and services are tailored to suit your own individual requirements, providing cost effective alarm systems, access control solutions and CCTV cameras to protect your home or business. We aim to prevent crime and anti-social behaviour against any property, no matter what type or size!
Our 24 hour monitoring service is provided by our own Alarm Receiving Centre. Creating complete security continuity for your peace of mind.
We will assess and respond to any situation including liaising with the emergency services, or arranging physical repairs with glaziers and locksmiths.
All Ghost Security Services and Risk Management security guards are licensed in accordance with the Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority (PSIRA), have successfully completed our own training programme and are in possession of a valid PSIRA license including our directors and senior management.
All security services including security patrols and alarm response are managed through our own 24 Hour Control Centre in the heart of Greyton manned by our dedicated team of controllers and support staff who personally handle all calls anytime of the day or night.
Our security patrols undertake random vehicle, motorcycle and foot patrol around our client’s properties 24/7. Our security patrol guards also patrol high risk areas with cars, motorcycles and on foot to ensure that all potential threats are decreased.
24 hour CCTV
Ghost Security Services and Risk Management installs and monitors CCTV cameras from our Control Room. This aids in protecting the premises as well as assists during an investigation of any sort at a later date.
Call us now on 028 254 9906 and talk to one of our friendly security advisors who will listen and discuss the most suitable solution for your requirements. Please rest assured you will, at all times, speak with a member of our team who cares about your call.
Digital CCTV – Expert Surveillance Systems – Add 24 Hour eyes to your Home or Business
Ghost Security Services and Risk Management can provide expert Digital CCTV Systems, ensuring 24 hour surveillance is in operation inside or outside your home or business. Closed Circuit Television can add a valuable deterrent to criminals and acts as an important key to recording crime or monitoring suspect behaviour.
CCTV can be used very robustly to operate in a full range of environments. Whether your want to monitor the interior or exterior, the constant recording gives you “extra eyes” to monitor all activity. We offer professional advice and work closely with you from the offset right the way through to the successful installation of your new Digital CCTV System.
Linked to our permanently manned Emergency Control Room monitoring is available 24 hours a day 365 days a year and if activated by an intruder of for any reason – a signal is sent to our Emergency Control Room from your CCTV cameras.
As part of our rapid response service one of our security offices will either contact you if an alarm has been triggered or in the event of a camera being activated will monitor the site from all CCTV cameras on-site. If an intruder is located on site we will attend the premises promptly and if needed, will contact the police.
All activation incidents are logged and video recordings are retained in accordance with the developing and soon to be implemented Protection of Personal Information Bill providing you with evidence in the event of legal proceedings.
The Bill provides rights for individuals to:
Know the reasons that their information is collected.
Know the purposes for which it will be used.
Have the right to object, on reasonable grounds, to use of their information.
Enquire whether an organisation holds information about the individual, view and correct that information, and ask that it be deleted.
The bill requires organisations to only collect and use the minimum information necessary to accomplish their objectives, to maintain such information accurately, to safeguard personal information, and to delete or destroy information when it is no longer needed. Notably, organisations will be required to notify the individual(s) and the new Information Regulator of any compromises to their personal information, including loss, theft, unauthorised access or disclosure, hacking incidents, and so on.
Ghost Security Services and Risk Management can provide expert technical support to assist with the installation of security systems from new, or to assist in the management, repair and servicing of your existing systems.
Alarm systems work when used and maintained, time between services can soon fly by, so why not arrange a check up with our technical support team members and then book and annual review to keep everything working perfectly.
Systems change all the time, many now no longer need wires to be installed other than at the main supply and work of batteries and wireless, meaning less mess and easy installation. What used to take days can now be done in a few hours.
Our experts will assist you to understand how to get the best out of your alarm and can also advise and fit smoke detectors as well as cameras, fences and other equipment for your overall safety and security.