In order for security guards to do their jobs effectively, they must be comfortable no matter the weather. That’s why Porta-King’s prefabricated guard booths are designed to meet your unique needs in addition to keeping occupants safe and comfortable. [Read more…]
Theft is unfortunately common on construction job sites, which results in thousands of dollars lost for contractors every year. The most common thefts include:
- Building supplies, like copper wiring and lumber
- Large construction equipment
Security on your property — be it a hospital, hotel, warehouse, or government building — is of the utmost importance in keeping employees, visitors, and equipment safe. Here are five cost-effective ways you can improve the security of your property: [Read more…]
With spring and summer storms comes the need for precautionary measures to protect the people and equipment at job sites. Be it hurricanes, tornados, or a lightning storm, with the right plan your job site will remain safe and prepared for the worst. [Read more…]
In the mining industry, safety is of the utmost importance, and the Barrick Gold Corporation is always looking for ways to make their operations safer. With that in mind, Porta-King has supplied a number of equipment enclosures to Barrick that they use at their mining operations to house both equipment and personnel. [Read more…]
Theft and unauthorized entry to sports facilities during sporting events is a common problem, and can cost facilities thousands of dollars in damages. To prevent these events from happening, sports facilities can take several measures to protect the area and the possessions of guests and players.
Educate Your Employees
Employees of your sports facility are an important resource in preventing unauthorized entry and theft. They can monitor the comings and goings of visitors and report any suspicious activity. Educate your employees about the rules and regulations regarding security and safety at the facility. That way, they can easily communicate to each other if a situation arises and handle unauthorized entry and theft professionally. [Read more…]
Porta-King was asked to create a portable restroom for use at a lumber yard located in upstate New York. We were able to provide them with a building that would meet their needs and would be able to be moved at will and reused.
Increasing Employee Comfort
The customer needed a restroom added to their yard to provide facilities for their employees so they didn’t have to walk all the way to the restrooms located in their main building. By installing a portable restroom in a place that employees can easily access, employees can quickly and easily take care of any needs they have. That way, they can get back to work quickly. [Read more…]
There are many rules and regulations to training civilian security guards for positions guarding military facilities. Here are some things you need to do to prepare civilian guards who do not have any prior military training and are new to the job. Despite their simplicity, these training measures are no less important for the efficient and safe operation of your facility. [Read more…]