Ten good reasons to protect yourself
1
As with car accidents, a burglary or a fire don’t always happen to others…
2
Even if you’re properly insured, you will never recover the total amount of an economic loss caused by cessation of activity, let alone the sentimental value of lost objects.
3
Each year it identifies 82,000 burglaries in Belgium, one every six minutes!
4
Criminals take advantage of the slightest oversight; so always switch on your security systems, particularly when you’re away, even for a short time.
5
You may be held responsible in case of intrusion into a public space if you’re managing its surveillance.
5
You may be held responsible in case of intrusion into a public space if you’re managing its surveillance.
6
Nearly 10,000 building fires occur every year in Belgium, caused either by accident, negligence, or malicious intent.
7
One company out of four never recovers from the consequences of a fire.
8
Shoplifting can represent up to 5% of a shop’s turnover
9
Previously considered as an invasion of privacy, video surveillance is today associated with better security and has considerably improved the number of cases solved.
10
The use of a security system is tax-deductible up to a limit of €690 (indexed) for private individuals (maximum 50% of the invested sum), and 122.5% for professionals.