Ex-soldier targets properties and their owners

Police believe that an ex-soldier is the person responsible for a number of violent burglaries and assaults on homeowners in the south-east of England over the last three years. Dubbed the ‘Night Watcher’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-42863601 the man is understood to stake out his targets over a number of days and strategically plan each attack. Hiding in [...]

2019-01-26T12:26:23+01:00février 6th, 2018|

Protecting employees in high risk environments

The Afghan capital of Kabul and its people have, once again, suffered at the hands of the Taliban as violence in the country has increased in the first few weeks of 2018. In two separate attacks, members of the terrorist group drove an ambulance packed with explosives into the busy Chicken Street area of the [...]

2019-01-26T12:31:26+01:00février 1st, 2018|

Professional footballer enhances home security

Manchester United striker, Marcus Rashford, has invested in a number of security measures designed to increase security at his £1.8 million home in Manchester. https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/5390172/man-united-star-marcus-rashford-turns-his-1-8million-mansion-into-fort-knox/ The 20 year-old has reportedly had cameras and locks installed that would enable him to shut off sections of his house in the event of a break-in, kidnap attempt or [...]

2019-01-26T12:33:57+01:00janvier 30th, 2018|

Another happy client…

We have successfully handed over our most recent residential panic room installation. Located in the south of England, the current homeowners bought this large property late last year. They wanted to make a number of structural and cosmetic changes to make their own personal stamp on their new home and employed the services of both [...]

2017-11-28T14:50:54+01:00novembre 28th, 2017|

Farm murders on increase in South Africa

According to statistics from the South African Police Service, 74 people have been murdered on farms in the country between April 2016 and March 2017, up from 58 during the previous year. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-41807642 The murder count includes farmers, farm workers and visitors to farms and potentially puts those involved in agriculture at greater risk than [...]

2019-01-26T15:38:45+01:00novembre 7th, 2017|

Project ‘Panic Rooms Against Hurricanes’

All of us here at The Panic Room Company were truly shocked and saddened at the news reports detailing the devastating trail of death and destruction created by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. These two Category 5 storms caused billions of dollars worth of damage to homes and businesses, people left homeless and without shelter or [...]

2019-01-26T15:52:39+01:00septembre 29th, 2017|

Panic rooms: not just for people!

When most of us think of a panic or safe room we immediately think about a safe and secure place for people to head in the event of a burglary, kidnap attempt or even a terrorist attack. A panic room undoubtedly offers unrivalled safety and security for people, but they can also be used to [...]

2017-09-27T13:55:04+02:00septembre 27th, 2017|

Panic room ‘must haves’

Here at The Panic Room Company, we’re regularly asked “what’s actually required inside a panic or safe room?” and the answer is perhaps more straightforward than most people would think. There are certainly a number of absolute ‘must-haves’ that every room must be equipped with to ensure maximum efficacy. For example, we will always specify [...]

2019-01-26T16:14:43+01:00septembre 1st, 2017|

What’s inside?

https://vimeo.com/227251711 Have you ever wondered what's inside a panic room? Or even how one might fit or work in your existing home? Click on the link below and take a look at our latest video and see exactly how a simple dressing room can also work as a panic room in any property, irrespective of [...]

2017-09-12T11:26:02+02:00juillet 19th, 2017|

Investing in a safe room, Riviera-style

If you’re avidly watching Sky Atlantic’s thrilling new drama series, Riviera, you will probably have already spotted the Clios’ family’s safe room located in the wine cellar of the stunning Villa Carmella on the Côte d’Azur. It’s really no surprise that the billionaire and art lover, Constantine Clios, would have such a safe room in [...]

2019-01-26T16:19:39+01:00juin 20th, 2017|
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