Add Safety and Security to your Parking Facility
Parking safety and security are very important to many people. We all want to make sure that our cars are safe inside the parking facility for hours and days at a time. That’s why it’s imperative that security cameras are in place in garages.
There are many different reasons why parking facilities need these cameras, but first and foremost, it’s to keep the cars safe and well-protected, along with keeping the patrons of the parking facility safe as well. So it’s important that the right security cameras are in place in the parking facility.
Thermal Security Cameras
Many different parking operators like to use thermal security cameras to keep the facility safe and well-protected. Thermal cameras generally can outperform those used during daylight hours, because they can pick up the heat from a person’s body even in the darkest of parking lots.
These cameras are designed to detect any person or unexpected objects in a dark and quiet parking facility. They allow one to see many objects that a normal security camera would not. That’s why many parking facilities use them.
Parking safety is crucial for most owners and operators. Choosing a thermal camera is one of the best options to consider. It seems to have fewer problems with different shadows and backlight than other security cameras. That’s why these are so helpful at night. Thermal cameras also can see through any weather conditions such as fog, snow or haze.
Internet Protocol Cameras
Many types of parking monitoring cameras can be useful. One of the most popular such cameras are the Internet Protocol (IP) ones. They can help monitor incidents and accidents, catch vandals and protect drivers – basically show any suspicious activities that might be happening in the parking lot.
IP cameras are perfect for any parking facility because of how lightweight and sturdy they are. You can hang them practically anywhere for the best quality picture possible. You can check the footage from the IP cameras practically anywhere.
Because these cameras are compatible with most computers, they are extremely easy to use. They also will make your patrons feel more comfortable about parking in your facilities. IP cameras also work very well in low light, and that’s why many parking owners and operators choose them for the best security possible.
Why are such cameras needed?
Parking facilities all over the world seem to have a reputation for being spooky, a place where people do not want to get stuck all alone. Also, garages do seem to have a bit of an “appeal factor” for thieves and criminals. That’s why it’s important that your facility has a video security system.
With the variety of available cameras, you might have a tough time selecting just the one for you.
If you do want to get some of the best coverage possible, thermal cameras can help to keep the facility safe. They can get many different images especially at night, which makes them even more helpful.
Though some people say the images of faces are difficult to see, IP cameras can be just right for security in your facility. These are rather inexpensive and can be valuable to you because they can be monitored from practically anywhere.
Thieves are constantly on the lookout for vehicles that they can steal, as well as audio systems and GPS devices. They are drawn to parking facilities.
If you own or operate a parking facility, it’s imperative that you keep your patrons and their vehicles safe and secure. Not doing so can make or break your business.
By installing just the right security cameras, you can put your patrons at ease, and they will be more willing to park their vehicles with you.
Lisa Koy is Marketing Director for eCamSecure. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org