DISCOVERING SECURITY IN EDUCATION.

THE GUIDE TO KEEPING HIGHER EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES SAFE.

Around 20% of student

robberies occur in the

first few weeks of the

academic year.

DID YOU KNOW?

Students face an increased risk of crime compared to the general population - how you can you ensure student’s safety during their time at your institution? Students are shopping around a lot more for their university of choice, the promise of a good degree is no longer enough.

THE ISSUE WITH 

NATIONWIDE STUDENT CRIME.

Security has always been important in the corporate sector but with live news reporting on a global scale, the demand for advanced security solutions has increased, including those in education facilities. How can you ensure you meet the demand of your customer's security needs and make it a place people will want to come to study? 

AN INTRODUCTION TO 

SECURITY IN EDUCATION.

Student safety has become an industry in itself, with rankings on the safest universities are provided yearly from the Times Higher Education Safety Report. Boon Edam works to secure the safest universities in the UK, with over 10 universities included in the Times Higher Education.

SECURING THE SAFEST

UNIVERSITIES IN THE UK.

PUTTING STUDENT SAFETY FIRST.

CHAPTER ONE

Studies have shown that 19% of full-time students were victims of crime over a one year period.

DID YOU KNOW?

Education facilities face lots of unique challenges. Understanding how to overcome them can help position your education facility as safe, secure and a place people will want to study at.

CHALLENGES EDUCATION 

FACILITIES FACE & HOW TO

OVERCOME THEM.

A good physical security plan should do more than simply keep your facility secure. Learn to follow these six important steps to how best populate and build a physical security plan with the right equipment.

POPULATING A PHYSICAL 

SECURITY PLAN WITH THE 

RIGHT EQUIPMENT.

Understanding where security is needed is one thing - selecting the best security solution for each potential problem is another. Play to your building’s strengths and learn to choose the right equipment for you.

CHOOSING A SOLUTION

THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOUR  

EDUCATIONAL FACILITY.

DESIGNING SAFER UNIVERSITIES.

CHAPTER TWO

As of August 2019, there are 132 registered  universities within the UK, with 51 only being introduced from the year 2000 onwards.

DID YOU KNOW?

Security has always been important in the corporate sector but with live news reporting on a global scale, the demand for advanced security solutions has increased, including those in education facilities. How can you ensure you meet the demand of your customer's security needs and make it a place people will want to come to study? 

RETROFITTING AND UPGRADING 

SECURITY SOLUTIONS.

Students face an increased risk of crime compared to the general population - how you can you ensure student’s safety during their time at your institution? Students are shopping around a lot more for their university of choice, the promise of a good degree is no longer enough.

COMPLIANCE AND LEGISLATION

CONSIDERATIONS.

MAINTAINING YOUR SECURITY.

CHAPTER THREE

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