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Protecting yourself from the rise of keyless motor theft
Protecting yourself from the rise of keyless motor theft
2018 was the worst year for motor thefts in a decade and was largely driven by sudden increases in both keyless and more traditional types of theft.

What is Keyless theft?

Keyless thefts affect newer vehicles that use keyless fobs for entry and ignition.

What makes keyless theft such a significant risk is that thieves do not need to be holding the fob itself. Instead, they can...

Don't Be the Next Victim of this Rising Crime: Tips to Fight Fraud
Don't Be the Next Victim of this Rising Crime: Tips to Fight Fraud
Regardless of industry and business size, fraud is a serious and costly concern that can wreak havoc within your organisation. Indeed, recent research from Experian UK found that the annual cost of fraud is on the rise, totalling £190 billion in the past 12 months. In the current era of rapidly evolving technology and increased risk of cyber-attacks, organisations are exposed to fraud now more...

Cyber-criminals Can Easily Gain Access to Your Home
Cyber-criminals Can Easily Gain Access to Your Home
Cyber-criminals may be able to gain access to your home through your smart devices. Learn how to protect your home.

A quarter of UK homes contain some kind of smart device, such as smart plugs and wireless security cameras, according to a survey from technology retailer, Maplin. What’s more, 420 million smart devices are expected to be installed in homes across the country by 2020, according...

Crime and Fraud Exposure Test
Crime and Fraud Exposure Test
Following the article we wrote on typical types of Crime, and How to Protect Your Business with Crime Cover, which you can read here, we have also put together an interactive test that helps determine your company's level of exposure to a costly incident of internal or external crime or fraud.

Crime Exposure Test:
FreeEasy to use Built in an Excel spreadsheet formatCan...

Protect Your Business with Crime Cover
Protect Your Business with Crime Cover

You may think that your employees would never steal from you or that your business would never be the victim of theft, but the harsh reality is that nearly every business is eventually victimised by fraud or theft. 

Thieves (including your employees) do not need direct access to cash to steal from you—merchandise, supplies and securities are all vulnerable. Criminals...

Your Selfie Could Open the Door to  Criminals
Your Selfie Could Open the Door to Criminals

While social media can be a valuable tool for entertainment and communication, it can also open the door to crime. When you share pictures of your location or possessions on social media, you enable criminals to target you for criminal behaviour. 

None of your social media posts are ever truly private. And can you really trust all of your ‘friends’ on social media networks?...