Reliable, Cost Effective Key Holding in Cardiff, Swansea and across South Wales for less than £1 a day!
Key holders for shops, factories and offices have to endure disruptive nights and weekends when an alarm on their premises is activated. Add to this the uncertainty of whether the police will attend and the keyholder has to perform a stressful and potentially hazardous duty. Company Directors have a duty of care towards their employees, and expecting them to attend their building in the middle of the night, unaccompanied, is a risky strategy!
Many keyholders are women, especially in the retail sector. As there are often family implications, the disruption can include children and a spouse as well as affecting all their performances for days after.
Chamberlains offers a secure and efficient keyholding services in Cardiff, Swansea and across South Wales. We will either accompany the customer's representative at their premises or will deal with the callout alone and submit a report, detailing the incident and response.
The keyholding service includes a site visit with installation of security boards, and a risk assessment to include 'no-go' or hazardous areas. In the event of a break in, you get use of our 24 hour emergency control centre to coordinate external agencies, such as glaziers and locksmiths, and we provide a security guard on site for up to an hour after the callout.
We adhere to the recommendations outlined in the BS 7984 standards relating to Key holding services. This relates to the management, staffing and operations of providing keyholding and response services. If you have any questions relating to the BS7984 standard and how we apply it to our keyholding services in South Wales please don’t hesitate to get in touch.