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Does Your Essex School Need a Lockdown System?

Blake Fire & Security Systems

School security is evolving with the increased threats that present themselves across the country and overseas. The latest in School Emergency Management Planning are Lockdown Systems... Find out if your Essex School needs one!

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How Many Fire Extinguishers Do I Need To Comply With UK Law?

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How many Fire Extinguishers do I need for my business? If answered and acted upon incorrectly, you could face jail. Learn how to get the correct amount of Extinguishers to comply with the law!

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Hands Up! Who Wants Easy School Building Maintenance?

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School holidays are the perfect time for building works, maintenance and repairs. But multiple suppliers, different lead times and several points of contact equal a project management nightmare no-one should have to suffer! Blake's have the answer...

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Why Your Burglar Alarm Is Beeping & How To Stop It

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Arrrg, the frustration! Your burglar alarm is beeping and you don't know what it's trying to tell you - read this and find out how to stop it once and for all!

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Beware Boot Sale Burglar Alarms. The Real Cost of Cheap Home Security!

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We all love a bargain. But buying security equipment second hand comes with great risk. Here's why you should have second thoughts about second hand home security...

How Do Burglars Choose A House To Break Into? Top 5 Tactics!

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Learn the most common burglary tactics so you can cross your family home off an intruder's hit-list.

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Doing 'The Sums' For School Fire Safety Risk Assessments

Blake Fire & Security Systems

Recently, a Responsible Person at a school contacted Blake's in regards to a Fire Risk Assessment. Officials asked them to confirm they'd done their 5 year fire survey... Cue panic stations!!! The RP was wondering if Blake's could help... Find out how to subtract the worry, add knowledge and achieve school fire safety success!

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How To Get Police Response From Your Monitored Alarm System

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To get a police monitored alarm you have to fulfil certain criteria. Here's why they are so important and how you can ensure you get the right installer.

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Latest Figures Reveal The Truth About Burglary in Southend-on-Sea

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The latest crime figures are out for Southend-on-Sea. Is your family home safe from burglary threats? Should you be worried? We compare the most recent numbers and ask, is your burglar deterrent good enough?

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