Risk perspectives - As business exits, the thieves enter

Businesses face challenging times surviving the current economic climate with production down and workplaces closing. This means there are rising numbers of commercial properties left empty.

The owners of these properties must be aware of the heightened risk of malicious damage, theft and arson, and take measures to ensure the security of their buildings. Although empty, these properties contain a lot of value in fixtures and fittings and we are seeing an increasing trend in the theft of building