We offer professionally trained and experienced security guards that can be deployed on site nationwide within 4 hours. Our operations team carefully select guards according to the project brief and site requirements. Site specific training is given prior to the start of any assignment. All of our guards are licences/trained and are fully screened and vetted to Orange Lion Security Standards.
Some of the duties our guards carry out on site include:
Regular internal/external patrols at hourly intervals to ensure constant physical presence on site.
Keep a patrol log and monitoring property closely.
All incidents, sightings and suspicious behavior will be reported to site management. Security guards will call emergency services in case of any incidents.
We have 24/7 control room for immediate back-up and support.
All our security officers are fully uniformed and take pride in their presentation as they are a figure of authority for the site and very often the first point of contact for our clients premises.
Control and monitor the movement of vehicles and personnel to and from the site.
Carefully apply their training, ensuring the premises are fully protected
All our guards are neatly clothes in black and white shirt and tie security uniform, clearly identifiable as figures of authority
If required, our guards can also carry out random searches of vehicles and personnel to ensure site goods are always kept secure
Searches are carried out in a civil, lawful and efficient manner with a witness present.
Security guards will fill out vehicle log sheets to track all vehicles in and out of the site
All of our guards are trained to use our Guard Tour System to validate their presence and patrols. This is a guard tracking system. During the site survey, with the assistance of the site management we would plan the patrol route for the guard and install check points around the site. These are bar coded checkpoints and the guard will scan each check point to ensure that regular patrols are being carried out. Reports are electronically created and reviewed daily.
It is estimated that millions of pounds worth of damage is done to empty properties through vandalism and arson in the UK
When a property is vacant, it can become an easy target for unauthorized visitors such as vandals and trespassers, often resulting in costly repairs and much frustration. By securing a property utilizing simple deterrents such as steel security and innovative technological solutions, you can cost effectively protect, manage and monitor your valuable assets.
Why secure your vacant property?
Well secured, protected and maintained vacant properties will be less damaging to the local community, attract less vandalism, arson and theft, and be better prepared for re-occupancy or resale.
Well maintained and secure properties promote better neighborhoods and maintain their value.
Well maintained and secure properties are lower insurance risks.
can save you significant costs from traditional safety and security measures by deploying the best mix of technological solutions combined with experienced customer-focused teams.
We offer a fully integrated, cost effective solution for maintaining the security of both public sector and residential portfolios. Find out more about which sectors we work with.
Solutions to protect, monitor and maintain your assets
From the latest alarms to innovative steel products or full-time guards, we offer world-class protection to keep vacant buildings safe from trespassers or vandals. In addition to our security services we also undertake risk assessments, manage services shutdown and cleaning before a building goes back on the market.
Pricing & Fees:
A guard’s experience level also affects the hourly rate they charge. In addition, independent security guards usually have lower rates than those employed by a licensed, insured firm, because companies generally have more overhead. In addition, clients get more protection in the form of liability insurance. Companies typically can provide a greater range of security services, too. Here are average hourly rates for security guards from a full-service security company:
Unarmed guard: $25 per hour
Minimum of 4 Hours Required
– Uniformed Guard
– D Licensed Security Officer
– 2+ Years Experience
Armed guards: NOT AVAILABLE
Unarmed Mobile Patrol Officer $40 per hour
Minimum of 4 Hours Required
– Company Marked Vehicle
– D Licensed Security Officer
– 2+ Years Experience
All Quoted Rates Include:
– Management Visits
– Patrol Vehicle
– Uniformed Security Guard
– Professional Reports
– Administrative Oversight
– Direct Supervision
– Security Essentials
A minimum of 4 hours is required for all services. If you would like to inquire about obtaining a quote for Security Services please fill out our contact form by pressing button below.
Security Camera Systems for Apartment Complexes
Apartment buildings, continually changing populations of residents who may be strangers to each other. The risk of theft and vandalism can be high. A properly designed system of apartment security cameras can foster a secure living environment for all residents.
Benefits of Apartment Complex CCTV
Secure public places – Video surveillance makes it easy to keep your residents safe. Tenants will know that when they their property, apartment security cameras are looking out for them. A camera mounted at the entrance can prevent intruders from slipping in behind your tenants at locked entrances and can discourage violence and other crimes from occurring on your premises.
High resolution images – Apartment surveillance cameras with digital features provide much higher resolution than their analog counterparts, providing high quality footage and no static.
Check footage anytime – A network of IP cameras managed by a NVR (network video recorder) allows you to broadcast your security camera footage over the internet. You can view your footage from anywhere in the world, and check up on any of your complexes at any time.
Apartment Complex Security Cameras - Risks
Apartment and condominium complexes range widely in type and size, and require different types of security for the best protection. Consider these factors when you are setting up your video security system:
Tenant privacy – Apartment security cameras should only be installed in public places like entrances, parking lots, and laundry rooms to protect tenant privacy. Be careful to keep tenant doors out of your camera’s view.Vandalism – Since so many people enter and exit apartment complexes each day, it’s possible that vandals can slip in undetected and damage your property or camera system Outages – Power outages, disturbances and surges can cause disruptions or damage to your apartment security camera system. Although these problems are rare, they still happen on occasion.Outdoor damages – security cameras in outdoor areas like parking lots, pools and courtyards can be damaged by inclement weather.
Configuration Considerations for Apartment Building IP Video Systems
Apartments are a part of every housing landscape - urban, suburban, small town, even rural. Neighborhoods, tenants and simple architectural features all make a big difference when it comes to security, and can make the security needs of two different apartment complexes completely different. Take the following into account when shopping for and installing a system of security cameras for an apartment building:
What security systems are currently in place?What is the biggest security issue for the building or complex?What are the tenants like? Is there a high rate of turnover?What kind of problems have their been in the public areas of the complex?How are the apartments laid out? Are they grouped together in a single building or spread out in many buildings over a larger complex?Is there a parking garage or do tenants park on the street?
Secure Camera System Setup Advice for Apartment Managers & Owners
Place cameras in public areas like parking garages, building entrances, mail rooms, and laundry areas.Consider using IP cameras to allow for easy expansion or re-arrangement of the system should your needs change Protective housings should be placed around any cameras exposed to the elements Place cameras in administrative areas, especially if rents are paid on-site
Orange Lion Security Service design, install and maintain CCTV Cameras for your home or business.
We are professional CCTV Camera suppliers and installers. We install cutting-edge Camera systems for your business & home including the latest Network cameras (or IP cameras).
camera systems have proved to be one of the most important weapons in improving security. They provide safety and deter crimes such as shoplifting, robbery and theft.
The Cameras will pick up any criminals walking across the camera which can later be used in evidence.
Whether it is a single video entry phone or a sophisticated multi-camera system, we will install a system that suits your exact requirements. The picture can be recorded on a DVR unit and displayed on a dedicated monitor, PC screen or mobile phone.
Visible presence of a camera can be enough to deter unwelcome visitors and activities. We also provide hidden cameras. Ideal for when you need more secrecy when recording
Most importantly, the systems that we install makes it very easy to extend your set-up at a later date. You can even integrate it with alarm and access control systems.
We have an extensive team of highly trained, experienced engineers to install your camera systems to the highest standard.
For commercial or domestic uses, we offer tailor made packages to suit any requirements ranging from a single camera to more complex hi-tech video security units including remote monitoring via the internet.
Along with our monitoring services, we provide a complete CCTV supply, install, monitor and surveillance service backed up by our 24/7 response units‘.
For more services we provide take a look at our services page
For any further information regarding any aspect of our services, please do not hesitate to contact us. You can call us at
(404) 500-6365 or email us by pressing button below.