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Michael Dorrington — VP of Sales and Marketing

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Tips for Securing Your Business for the Holidays

Posted by Michael Dorrington — VP of Sales and Marketing on 12/21/18 5:05 PM

Original content supplied by J.J. Coughlin and SC-ISAC.  
Additions made by Electric Guard Dog.

Your mind may be on shopping, family gatherings and parties this time of year, but don't lose sight of the increased possibility of property theft at the same time. Truckers, transportation, logistics and warehouse companies are of particular interest to would-be thieves. Follow these holiday security tips to keep your business safe.

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Topics: Holiday Security Protocol

Thanksgiving Holiday Security Tips for Your Business

Posted by Michael Dorrington — VP of Sales and Marketing on 11/21/18 8:00 AM

Original content supplied by J.J. Coughlin and SC-ISAC.  
Additions made by Electric Guard Dog.

Thanksgiving is this week. While you're preparing the turkey, cargo thieves are plotting to strike the unattended trailers and warehouses left over the long holiday weekend, Nov. 22-25, and through the busy shipping season. 

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Topics: Holiday Security Protocol

Hauling through Hurricanes: Top 7 Truck Safety Tips

Posted by Michael Dorrington — VP of Sales and Marketing on 9/13/18 11:45 AM

Truck drivers have one of the most demanding, dangerous — and vital — jobs in America. As Hurricane Florence bears down on the Southeast and throughout the East Coast, it’s about to get more dangerous. For our trucking, transportation and logistics customers, we’re sharing critical storm safety tips to keep these hard-working men and women safe on the road.

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Topics: Trucking, Safety, Transportation, Logistics

Avoid Cargo Theft over Labor Day: Follow these Security Protocols

Original content supplied by J.J. Coughlin and SC-ISAC.  Additions made by Electric Guard Dog.

Labor Day is looming. If you're thinking beach trips and backyard barbecues — don't get too comfortable. Labor Day weekends are notorious for cargo theft spikes, leaving trucking, warehouse and fleet companies most vulnerable. 

You could be robbed of more than a good time this holiday without proper security measures in place. 

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Topics: Security Industry, Holiday Security Protocol, Cargo Theft

The Pitfalls of Security Guard Protection


For decades, measures to secure commercial property have largely remained the same. Many companies rely on a combination of antiquated methods, including security guard protection. At Electric Guard Dog, we provide exceptional technology that has transformed commercial property security. Our customers confidently phase out obsolete security measures, like security guards, to adopt our cost-effective, reliable, and comprehensive security system. Here are six ways to avoid the risks of security guard protection with EGD.

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Topics: Layered Security, Integrated Layered Security

Top Five Worst Cities for Cargo Theft

Businesses may be getting a slight break this summer from the threat of cargo theft. Or so it seems, compared to incidents reported this time last year. But, be warned. The risk remains high across the U.S. [1] and the growing number of bad guys in organized rings are making their rounds — could there be a target on your back?

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Topics: Cargo Theft, Trucking, Transportation, Shipping, Logistics