In the UK alone there were around 214,000 incidents of burglary, including attempts, against businesses; these incidents were across four sectors, which included wholesale and retail, manufacturing, transportation and storage and accommodation and food. In terms of what items were stolen in 38% of cases it was reported that goods and stock were the most common.

The most common way in which entry was gained by a burglar was through either a wooden or glass door – 36% of businesses, therefore it is very important to maintain and upgrade your office security, especially on a regular basis.

As well as providing locksmith services to domestic customer,Open Locks also provide a range of locksmith services for commercial/business customers. To find out more about the locksmith services for commercial businesses contact Open Locks on 07727 646734

All statistics provided in this blog post are from the Home Office (2012).