Security design for speculative office developments should contribute more than a scattering of cameras on plans. Sustainability, tenant tech and operations can all demonstrably benefit from security design information in support of the leasing of commercial space.
The first in a series of articles looking at the range of security design and assessment schemes and standards for buildings in the UK. Secured By Design (SBD) is “The official UK Police flagship initiative combining the principles of 'designing out crime' with physical security”. Should your construction project go for the badge?