The Chicago Cubs. The Solomon Islands. The LA Lakers. A Round Trip to the Moon. What do these all have in common? They could be bought for about $1 billion. Also, $1 billion is the revenue lost nationwide each year due to theft of construction equipment and tools, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau. A study from LoJack in 2014 found that 83% of equipment owners have been victims of theft at some point in their careers. What can be done??
To keep your equipment safe, think VROOM:
To secure your worksite, think SCREECH:
By taking the time to employ some of these tips, you can help your business reduce its risk of equipment theft. You might not save enough money to buy the Cubs or the Lakers, but you may save enough to take your crew to a game!!
Leave us a comment below – how do you keep your equipment and worksite secure??