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What is key holding?

When you are a keyholder, you understand the role is pivotal for any business and should always be taken seriously.

As budgets tighten and expectation on responsibilities heighten, having the worry about the security of a building and spare keys can be an avoidable added stress which G&A Security as a professional keyholding service can take care of.Why pay for a professional key holding service?

As a business owner, you are always the main keyholder.

Receiving a phone call in the night from an alarm activation only to find out it was a false alarm can be frustrating, to say the least, but what if it wasn’t a false alarm? Would you feel safe attending your premises in the middle of the night if there is a risk of an intruder being present?

G&A Security can take care of this for you from as little as £4.00 per week*

Below we have examples of the type of responsibilities a keyholder takes on within the role. 

Opening and Closing.

The main responsibility of keyholding involves opening and closing the property. Upon opening up the premises, the keyholder should inspect the property, deactivate alarms and switch on lights. When closing the property, it is the key holders responsibility to do the same process in reverse.

Protecting Keys.

Our Key Holding Service is in line with British Standards; Therefore we keep all keys safe and monitored by our response team sealed with a key tag. For Instance a new key tag issue to the key safe bag. 

Why should G&A Security Services be your keyholder?

Well its a easy question to answer, we operate a fully insured, UK wide Keyholding and Alarm Response Service for commercial customers, in accordance with BS7984 (Key Holding & Response Code of Practice).

We are local people with local knowledge and our response teams are Security Industry Authority (SIA) licensed, uniformed and trained.

We created best technology available to support our response drivers and driver performance is comprehensively monitored against indicators and their welfare supported by our 24/7 Control Room to provide total driver accountability and safety.

Our vehicles are all company branded and fully equipped to respond to your premises.

Contact us to find out how we can support your security needs with our keyholding and alarm response services in Newcastle and nationwide.

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