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What Security Fastener Do I Need? Ask the Prolok Solution Finder

Ever wondered what type of security fastener you need? Wonder no more.

Choosing the right security fastener can be difficult, because there are so many different types and they all have different specifications. That’s why we’ve come up with the Prolok Solution Finder, an online tool that will help you find the right security fastener within seconds. Read on to find out how. Read More→

Drilling Capacity Made Simple: Your Handy Guide to Self Tapping and Self Drilling Screws

Do you know the difference between self tapping and self drilling screws? What about winged self drilling screws? Do you also know what the drilling capacity of each option is? Using the right screw for the job is essential, so we’ve put together this handy guide of frequently asked questions to help you make the right choice.
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Case Study: Auto Accessory Theft Prevented with Level 3 Security Kit

When a client came to us back in 2014 reporting a form of rampant theft that was plaguing their customers, we knew we had a challenge on our hands. Being no stranger to the importance of security, we knew that we could work together to resolve the issue. It was a novel problem that needed a creative solution. Read More→

Fastener Security Levels and Why They’re Vital to Public Safety

From playgrounds and train stations, to schools and prison facilities, security fasteners are a vital but overlooked component that keeps everyone safe in public spaces. However, security fasteners are not made equal – there are three different levels of security, and you need to make sure you are using the right one.

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Just what the doctor ordered: six areas where fasteners can drastically improve hospital safety

When you’re designing or renovating a hospital, mental health or aged-care facility, it’s essential to create a welcoming and safe environment for staff, patients and visitors to aid in recovery. Read More→

Seven environmental design secrets to take back your public spaces from vandals and loiterers

Did you know proper community planning and design can reduce crime and make the public feel safer in communal places? Read More→

Foolproof tips to stop shoplifters in their tracks

According to the Australian Retailers’ Association theft costs the retail sector more than $7.5 billion each year. Read More→

A Short Guide to Security Fasteners

There are many security fasteners on the market, and they all have different applications and security levels. Our comprehensive guide to security fasteners will help you navigate the large number of choices in this category, making it easy for you to select the right products. Read More→

Five Great Reasons to Order Online With Us

Have you used our online shopping portal? Ordering through our website is simple, giving you complete control of your purchases. We’ve put a lot of thought into the design of our online store to make it as easy as possible, and your order can be complete in a series of simple steps. Read More→

The surprising new risk drones pose to prison security

Drones pose a severe security risk to Australian correctional facilities because they can be used to smuggle contraband into a secure compound.
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