Office Safety

Heightened security awareness is prudent during the holidays. Law enforcement departments warn that crimes increase substantially (30%) during the Thanksgiving-Christmas holiday season.

During this season many people are out Christmas shopping. They are often distracted and carrying large amounts of cash and expensive gifts as well. Criminals definitely know this and do their own shopping by taking advantage of such tempting opportunities to harvest victims!

Whether in the office or shopping, staying alert is probably the most important thing you can do to keep from becoming the next victim of a holiday hustler. It is also important that employers and building managers ensure their employees and customers are well informed regarding the need for extra precautions during the holidays.

Share the following safety and security reminders with residents, tenants, and employees:

These measures are all-important and should be considered year round; however, they are especially critical during the holidays. Simple awareness and a little extra precaution can help to substantially reduce the risk of becoming a victim during the Christmas season.

Don’t let a crook steal your Happy Holidays!