Key control and asset management can take many forms. When the assets to be traced and controlled includes government restricted radios, handcuffs and firearms, a NSW department specialising in court transport went for Morse Watchmans KeyWatcher, after successfully testing the system.
Let’s face it, often we are led to believe that implementing a technology solution to improve physical security is going to be expensive. However, if we take a closer look, the opposite is actually true, as we can save money.
Casinos are cash-based industries that rely on physical controls and strict documentation procedures in order to safeguard large amounts of cash and chips. One of the most critical areas of casino security where these controls come into play is key management. Physical keys are used for access to virtually all of the most sensitive and highly secured areas of the casino, including counting rooms and drop boxes.
The Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati serves the wastewater removal and treatment needs of Hamilton County, Ohio. The Sewer District uses a variety of vehicles and equipment, including vans, bulldozers, cranes, service trucks and cars. Operation of the equipment involves a total of 180 keys, used as needed by the district’s 150 or so employees.