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“Our company is dedicated to offering highly secure key safes"

Technology company Keynetics have renewed their membership with Secured by Design (SBD), the official police security initiative.

Keynetics is a subsidiary of SentriLock LLC, a prominent company in the United States that specialises in the production and provision of electronic key safes under the SentriGuard® brand.

Located in Malvern, Worcester, the Keynetics team places great importance on delivering a highly dependable, distinctive, and pioneering electronic key safe solution, which stands out among its competitors in the market. They offer a variety of services, encompassing implementation, training, and nationwide installation.

SentriGuard® facilitates the secure storage of property keys in easily accessible areas, offering commercial property owners the added advantages of safe, traceable, and regulated access. The key safe is equipped with Bluetooth technology, enabling seamless connectivity to a mobile application, and providing users with immediate access.

Helen Deakin, the Operations Director of Keynetics, expressed her satisfaction in renewing the company's membership with Secured by Design. “Our company is dedicated to offering highly secure key safes for both commercial and residential properties, ensuring reliable access control. The SentriGuard® key safe, which has recently been introduced, serves as evidence of our commitment to quality and security. It has received accreditation under LPS1175 and has been included in our portfolio of products showcased on our member page. SentriGuard® provides enhanced user accessibility through the use of flexible codes and NFC connectivity. Moreover, it incorporates extra security measures such as key detection and notifications for misplaced keys.”

Ruari Robertson, Secured by Design, commented: “It is great that Keynetics have renewed their valued membership for a further three years, and shows that being part of such as scheme has real benefits. I look forward to continuing our great relationship with them during the next three years.”

You can find out more about Keynetics and their Secured by Design accredited products on their dedicated member page.

Secured by Design (SBD) is owned by the UK Police Service with the specific aim of reducing crime and increasing safety for businesses and individuals.

SBD seeks to improve the physical security of buildings and the surrounding area using products such as doors, windows, locks and walling systems along with fencing systems that meet the SBD Police Preferred Specification security requirements.

SBD have many partner organisations, ranging from the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities through to local authorities, housing associations, developers and manufacturers and work closely with standards and certification bodies.

SBD is the only way for companies to obtain police recognition for security-related products in the UK, through the Police Preferred Specification - a product-based accreditation scheme developed over 20 years ago, which provides a recognised standard for all security products that effectively deter and reduce crime. SBD work with manufacturers and standards authorities to ensure that security standards are current and updated to keep pace with emerging crime trends.

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