National Home Security Month returns October 2016


After the success of previous years, National Home Security Month (NHSM) is ready to return this October with even additional prime tips and recommendations for keeping your family, home and possessions safe.

The initiative, is urging Brits to think about the means they keep their home safe by creating awareness around the importance of home security.

It is calculated that a burglary happens every forty seconds within the UK*, with thefts surging by 38%** following the clocks ever-changing and early evenings becoming darker, sooner. With this in mind, The3rd Oct marks the beginning ofNational Home Security Month.

The campaign can highlight a distinct part of home security weekly, with the primary week introducing NHSM and providing easy tips and recommendation on a way to shield your home and belongings over the winter.

The second week delves into total home security, exploring ancient security solutions for shielding the entry points to your home and any valuables inside it. The third week appearance at the growing sensible security trade, and provides insight into however connected devices will keep you and your home secure at the bit of a button, with else peace of mind due to remote access.

Week four raises awareness encompassing the darker nights to coincide with the clocks going back, encouraging you to create certain the outside of your home and any outbuildings are absolutely protected. Then finally, week 5 provides seasonal recommendation to coincide with the rise in thefts and domestic harm around Halloween and November 5.

Throughout Oct, NHSM are going to be supply daily security recommendations on social media. To access the following pointers merely hunt for National Home Security Month on Facebook and Twitter. For additional info concerning the campaign and the way you’ll be able to become involved


*British Crime Survey

**Cooperative Insurance