When it comes to buying a flat in a gated society, security is a major consideration. A buyer hopes for a secure surrounding given the promises of 2/3 tier security by builder. Security in a gated society typically comprises of electronic surveillance and security guards. While electronic surveillance is more of a damage control mechanism, it is the quality of human guards that goes on to create a sense of security among residents and sense of fear among anti-social elements. Hence, choosing a good security agency gains significance. Buyers should force the builder to choose a good one.
We list some of the best known security agencies in the region:
- G4s: Headquartered in Gurgaon, this is considered the best security agency in the region. With an almost flawless record, the agency is well sought of by commercials and residentials alike. Agency does it own review of the plot before entering into an agreement with the builder. Refer its website g4s.in for details.
- SIS group: With a decent set up in Delhi, this for sure has found many takers in almost departments. Mostly into township security given its capability, this group has set high standards for itself being employed by Raheja, Dexus etc. Refer sisindia.com for details.
- Fireball India: With 18 years of experience securing societies and commercial set ups, this agency headquartered in Delhi is another sought after group by banks. The agency also entered into facility management services recently. Refer fireballindia.com for details.
- Securitas India: Another global group which offers best salaries to guards in India thereby translating to performance. Refer securitas.in for details.
- Premier shield India: A Delhi based group has vast experience in the field. Claimed to be operational since 40 years, the guard quality is believed to be above average standard. Refer premiershield.com for details.
All the above groups have some international presence.
There are other groups like Knight watch, Securitas India, Sentinels that offer decent security services. However, their capability and staff quality may vary depending upon conditions set as part of the agreement.Last updated: August 16, 2016 at 16:01 pm