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Security Systems for the Skilled Trades Indus­tries in Kentucky

You Focus On Your Trade. We’ll Focus on Your Security.

Businesses in the skilled trades industry are targets for burglaries and employee theft every year thanks to their valuable inventory and equipment. The threats do not stop there. Fire damage and other emergencies threaten your property and your employees. The good news is Bates Security works closely with the skilled trades industry to create burglary and fire alarm systems that are custom-designed for their needs. We can even monitor them for you, guaran­teeing response times from first responders in seconds.
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Service Overview

You’re in Good Hands with Bates Security

  • SDM Magazine has ranked us #32 on their list of the Top 100 Security Companies in America.
  • Live, local customer support, and guaranteed installations.
  • Secured, 24/7 wireless monitoring for fire and burglar alarms.
  • You’ll enjoy one provider to help consol­idate your property’s security and life safety systems.


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Video Surveillance for the Skilled Trades Industry

Business owners in Kentucky who operate in the skilled trades turn to Bates Security because of our experience securing properties and inventories just like theirs. Our security specialists have been designing custom security solutions for the skilled trades industry for over 50+ years. Better still, our clients have access to one of the largest selections of security cameras and video surveillance tools on the market, giving them unmatched control over both their security and their budget. We can even monitor your entire network from our local monitoring station based right here in Kentucky. If your property is under threat, we can have first responders called in just seconds.
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Burglary Alarm Systems for the Skilled Trades Industry

Founded by a local police officer, Bates Security takes into account the mind of the criminal when we design our custom intrusion detection systems for commercial properties. Our inventory of glass breakage sensors, panic buttons, door alarms, and other prevention devices is installed by professionals with decades of experience in the security field. Not only can we integrate this equipment into your broader security system and surveillance network, but we can also monitor the entire property for you 24/7 to ensure faster police responses in the event of a break-in.

We provide the following burglary alarm services:

  • 24/7 monitoring and support from our central monitoring station.
  • Pre-set notification chains to get the right people to your property during an emergency.
  • Remote access capabilities and verified video response (available to customers with compatible surveillance systems).
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Access Control Systems for the Skilled Trades Industry

Ditch the keys and modernize your property with an advanced access control system installed by Bates Security. Our professionals can design and install the entire system, from developing credentials like ID badges and key fobs to installing door hardware. We can even assist with roles and permissions for your employees and train you on how to change those permissions moving forward. The entire system is managed from a secured app you control right from your phone. It's the easiest way to control who has access to what inventory. And it's more affordable than you might think.

We provide the following access control services and equipment:

  • Cloud-hosted access control management
  • App-based management and control
  • Local management
  • A wide range of access control equipment
  • Managed access
  • ID badging
  • ID badge printing
  • Full system integration
  • System design and installation
  • Local support and management
  • Door monitoring and power supervision
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Fire Alarms and Fire Inspections for the Skilled Trades Industry

When it comes to protecting your inventory and your employees from fire threats, no other security provider has more experience or more concern over your safety than Bates Security. Our NICET-Certified fire safety specialists provide code-compliant fire systems that can save more than lives. They can save you a small fortune in insurance costs and expensive code violations.

You'll want to pair your new fire safety system with a monitoring provider you trust. Monitoring your fire and smoke alarms guarantees response times by first responders in seconds if there's a true emergency. Bates Security's monitoring station is based right here in Lexington and will deliver unmatched protection for your property 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

We provide the following fire system services and equipment:

  • Fire system design
  • Fire system installation and monitoring
  • Sprinkler monitoring
  • Fire inspections
  • Emergency Evacuation Systems (EVAC)
  • Elevator monitoring
  • Emergency call station monitoring
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Service Commitment and Guarantee Policy

No other security company in Kentucky is as committed to your company's well-being as Bates. We back that commitment up with certain guarantees granted to each one of our clients.

Our "Commitment to Service" guarantees the following:

  • $2,500 performance warranty
  • Satisfaction guarantee
  • Same-day emergency service guarantee
  • False alarm guarantee
  • Lifetime equipment and service warranty

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