Life Safety Blog


Is a National Background Check Company Better than Local?

By Tom Vermillion | January 30, 2019
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When it comes to some B2B services, local is not necessarily optimal. One of those services is background screening. Here are some reasons why you may wish to utilize a national background check company. 

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Investigative Services for the New Year

By Tom Vermillion | January 15, 2019
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The new year is a great time to start with a clean slate, for individuals and businesses alike. For companies that have a set of new year’s goals to achieve, investigative services may be helpful toward achieving some of those goals. Here are some ways these services may be useful.

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Why Small Employers Need Background Checks

By Tom Vermillion | January 7, 2019

Knowing a potential employee’s history is vital for employers of any size. Because even small employers need background checks, North Carolina small businesses that are looking to cut corners on overhead should not cut background screening on new hires. Here are some important reasons why. 

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Debunking Myths about Private Investigators

By Tom Vermillion | November 2, 2018

North Carolina residents who are interested in what real private investigators are like may want to keep reading, though; if you’re interested in what an experienced, skilled private investigator can do, you might be surprised by what you find.

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Online Background Checks vs. a Professional Investigation Company

By Tom Vermillion | October 8, 2018
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Avoid surprises with job applicants down the road. Contact DEPS Safety & Security Inc. for employee background checks in North Carolina.

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8 Back to School Tips for Better Home Security In NC

By Tom Vermillion | August 23, 2018

It is a nerve-wracking time for parents but there are some ways to ease your anxiety and increase your kid’s safety using your home security system and some simple safety practices during the back to school months.

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Is DIY Home Security The Way To Go In NC?

By Tom Vermillion | June 7, 2018

Trying to find the perfect smart home device can feel like a daunting task. There is so much to consider. What if I buy the wrong device or improperly install it, or even worse, what if I can’t even figure out how to work it once it is installed? Fortunately, purchasing a smart home device does not have to be so overwhelming.

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Why Home Security Systems Are One of the Best Investments

By Tom Vermillion | May 22, 2018

Monitored alarm systems are one of the best investments a homeowner can make. Not only does it provide security but it can provide safety-nets. 

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What a Smart Home Alarm System Can Do

By Tom Vermillion | May 4, 2018

Is it an alarm system or a smart home system? It’s both. A smart home security system powered by Down East Protection is a tool that can completely streamline and simplify your home, connecting an entire network of devices into a single system you control with an easy-to-use smartphone app.

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Wireless Vs. Wired Alarm Systems: Which is Better?

By Tom Vermillion | April 10, 2018

Bad guys in the movies always seem to know how to cut the telephone wire to disable a home’s alarm system. However, with new state-of-the-art technology, you no longer need to worry about whether help will come if your phone line isn’t working. 

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