Access Control Systems are typically a building management system that controls access to external entry and exits, internal areas or offices & tracks who goes where and when. Access Control involves issuing proximity cards, fobs, remotes or a mobile phone app which is programmed with the users access control credentials. Every person who is authorized to enter the premises will use the device to gain entry and access to areas that they are authorised to be in. By having an access control system manage peoples movement within a business provides more efficiency, safety and security within the facility. Keeping a log of users and their movement can be used as evidence in OH&S claims and provide business owners and managers with data that can improve business processes.
Tailoring Access Control Systems For your Business
While controlling access and movement and within a facility is the most common use of Access Control Systems there are a lot of systems to choose from, some are tailored to specific industries, environment or facility. Each will have its own unique requirements and our team of Security Solution Consultants can provide expert advice.
Access Control Systems typically include proximity card readers and electronic locking devices which are installed on all restricted access areas. The Access Control System is then programmed by an administrator to define the entrances, times and rules of entry for each valid user. This information is then distributed to the various door, elevator and control panels to enable access to be granted to the valid user on presentation of their credential holder to the proximity reader. Credential holders are normally in the form of a swipe card, fob or remote although Biometric readers (facial, fingerprint or eye recognition) are also used to identify users access rights. Eclipse Security Systems offer the very latest Access Control Systems which is advanced technology and can often be integrated with other Security Systems such as Intrusion Alarms or CCTV Systems as well as some business management systems.
The best Access Control Solution for your facility will depend on the Industry, Environment, Level of Security, Number of Users, Administrators Requirements and Budget. Here are some of our: Access Control System Brands
Industries that Eclipse Security Systems commonly provide Access Control Systems
- Schools & Colleges
- Hospitals & Medical Facilities
- Government & Open Spaces
- Gyms & Sports facilities
- Warehouse & Logistics depots
- Manufacturing & Industrial Factories
- Multi-Level Apartments
- Corporate offices & Co-Work Space.
- Retail & Small Business
Access Control for Schools
Access Control Systems for Schools would provide teachers with Access rights to classes as well a storage and meeting rooms. The receptionist or administrator would be able to manage the user rights and if cards or fobs are lost, update the systems and issue a new card or fob. Emergency Lockdown is also commonly required within Schools to provide student and staff protection while attending School.
Access Control for Hospitals & Medical Facilities
Access Control Systems for Hospital is very important for patient care and peace of mind. Often high traffic facilities with people coming and going they can be hard to manage but with an access control systems the security risk is reduced by controlling visitors and patients towards and providing staff, doctors, surgeons & consultants with access to areas that have been specifically programmed into the Access Control Software by the administrator of the system. Patients and Newborn babies can have a wristband which will both identify them and provide access and monitoring of movement within the facility.
Access Control Systems for Hotels
Access Control Systems for Hotels can provide after-hours entry to the building. The Access Control System tailored to Hotels can streamline the check-in process by sending guest check-in details with access rights by message or email to their mobile phone. When they open a link in the message or email the guest can use their phone to swipe the door reader and gain access to the room. Access Control Systems for Hotels can also provide after-hours entry to the building reducing staff resources and if monitoring is needed it can be done from a remote location or central office.
Access Control Systems for Manufacturing
Access Control Systems for Manufacturing could control machines usage by the users with the right credentials or by a supervisors credentials being acknowledged by the systems, this ensures the safety of the user, OH&S compliance and peace of mind for managers and business owners.
Access Control for Government Building
An Access Control System within large organisations such as Government buildings can provide a safe and secure environment for staff and visitors. Staff are issued with an Access Card on enrollment. If the card is lost it’s easy to remove the old card from the system and issue a new card, no more lost keys. Lost keys can be expensive, locks need to be changed to ensure the security of the area is not breached. The easy management of an Access Control System enables management from a central location by the system administrator. The systems can be set to send activity reports to department or building managers and alert when a user has tried to access an unauthorized area.
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