Selecting a Digital Video Package

At American Fire and Security, we believe your security solutions should help grow your business as well as protect it.

Allow us to get to know the challenges your business is facing. Then, together with American Fire and Security, we can draw from a wide range of products, solutions and services, including the latest in video surveillance and access control. All this creates a security solution that can help grow your business as well as protect it.


Consider these scenarios:


Solution:  Decreased Loitering

A check cashing store manager needs video surveillance to have a digital record of activity as well as to provide a visible deterrent to potential thieves. He is also looking for a way to help increase the security and peace of mind for employees entering and exiting the premises. He has installed an digital recorder to provide 60 days of archived video surveillance, and easy-to-use search features, either on-site or remote access. In addition, American Fire and Security’s Video Escort Service allows American Fire and Security operators to “escort” employees via remote video as they enter and leave the store. Since the installation, parking lot loiterers have decreased, and additionally, employee turnover has decreased because the store employees now feel they have a more secure work environment.*

Solution: 4 video security camera system.

A car dealership with two acres of property and 150 employees experienced an increase in break-ins and vandalism and lost three cars in a six-month period. The dealership installed 12 cameras to monitor all parking areas, service garages and showroom interiors, and a digital video recorder to monitor after-hours activity. The dealership also chose American Fire and Security interactive video monitoring services. According to the owner, American Fire and Security’s alarm verification service now helps verify an intrusion detection signal before dispatching law enforcement, increasing police response to attempted break-ins. The guard tour service can also check in on the dealership on a scheduled basis and can notify police of suspicious activity. Since installation, the dealership hasn’t had a single car stolen and vandalism has decreased.*


Solution: 8 video security camera system.

A warehouse was experiencing repeated inventory shortages in addition to several safety issues as a result of its potentially hazardous shipping and receiving procedures. With compensation claims on the rise, they needed a way to reduce loss and help create a safer environment. The warehouse installed digital video surveillance with remote viewing capabilities, and also opted for American Fire and Security select vision guard tour service. The new owner says that the video cameras now act as an obvious deterrent to theft and fraud, and as a result, inventory shortages and workers’ compensation claims have decreased. Plus, guard tour service has allowed the warehouse to eliminate the need for on-site security services, providing an immediate economic benefit.*


*The foregoing scenarios are fictional and do not depict any actual persons or events. Actual experience and results may be substantially different.