Banking & Financial Services Security Solutions

Banking & Financial
A Better Choice for Service You Can Bank On

Each day you face a long list of security issues as well as economic demands and regulatory compliance requirements. Market competitiveness requires a sharp eye to achieving cost efficiencies, and the risks you face are no longer limited to robberies and internal theft—today they also include fraud, ATM skimming, counterfeiting, money laundering, embezzlement and liability issues.

Protection 1 is a national leader when it comes to protecting the banking and financial services industry. We offer comprehensive security solutions to safeguard your employees, facilities and assets. Our services can be tailored to fit the needs of national, regional and local banks, credit unions, savings and loan institutions, mortgage loan operations, securities and investment firms, wealth management firms and payday loan/check cashing businesses.

Financial Services Experience

  • As a financial services provider, you must address a daunting array of risks while at the same time work within your institution to improve service levels and maintain customer satisfaction. In this hyper-competitive marketplace, you need a partner who can hit the ground running. Protection 1 has a team of financial services security experts already in place and ready to help you lower costs and reduce risks. More

    Continuity of Service

    Protection 1 understands continuity of service—it is the backbone of our business. Our services include security monitoring, records management, data backup and providing redundancy as part of a disaster recovery plan. We can help you ensure the continuity of your business with minimal interruption. With five company owned UL Certified monitoring facilities, we will help your institution maintain standard operating procedures for auditing and incident management—even when disaster strikes.

Customer Service You Can Trust

While other national security providers may promise great customer service, Protection 1 is the only company that consistently delivers on that promise. Our commitment to ensuring a great customer experience has helped us become the nation’s premier full service security provider in the United States and a trusted partner for a long list of satisfied clients. We received our industry’s highest honor, 2012 SDM Dealer of the Year, for “unmistakable success, innovation, use of industry best practices, and notable growth and accomplishments.”

  • A National Footprint

    A national footprint allows us to deliver consistency in pricing, installation, service, monitoring and billing.

  • Professional Installation

    Professional installation is performed on time and on the money, which is incredibly helpful, especially when you are dealing with a large number of sites within your financial services network. We only dispatch field technicians who are certified to service the retail security systems installed at each of your stores—you can even track technician arrival time via email or text alerts.

  • One Point of Account Management

    One point of account management for premier customers generates additional efficiencies. Our unique national account service team configuration, the 1 Touch Pod, provides a single point of contact for system setup, pricing, scheduling and proactive management of your day-to-day activities.

  • Same-Day Service

    Same-day service is always the rule and not an upcharge. When you are tasked with maintaining compliance, this can be a huge asset to your financial services institution.

  • Live Operators

    Live operators answer our phones and connect you to your security team directly without transfers or telephone prompts.

Banking and Financial Services Security Solutions

Achieve a Higher Level of Security Without Breaking the Bank

Protection 1 provides single-source security solutions for banks and financial institutions that can provide measurable business advantages. By integrating technologies that help maintain risk compliance, address life safety and provide security for assets, you can reduce operating costs, improve security and ensure a higher level of safety for your employees and customers.

We offer Intrusion Detection, Access Control and Fire Protection Systems and provide them with outstanding customer service. In addition, our dedicated Protection 1 Integrated Systems Team has expertise with enterprise platforms that require advanced technologies, IT competencies and network integration across large scale networks. As a Cisco Advanced Unified Communications Partner, we embrace the convergence of security and IT—and we respect the criticality of your infrastructure.

  • Video Solutions

    Video Solutions

    Protection 1 cameras and digital video recorders provide a video documentation of every transaction to help your security staff keep a close eye on your business and your bottom line. Event-triggered video solutions are playing an expanded role in banking and financial services security efforts, and have fast become a prevention-based security solution.

  • Managed Services

    Managed Services

    • Protection 1 provides managed services through our innovative eSuite portal that allow you to access and manage information for security auditing purposes. You enjoy the ability to outsource many of your security functions, maximizing your investment in existing security equipment and improving operations through effective personnel deployment. More

      1Video Verification allows Protection 1 trained operators to provide services such as video alarm verification, which can decrease false alarms and associated fines. Our 1Video Guard Tour service allows trained monitoring teams to perform visual security checks of selected bank facilities at predetermined times. 1 Data Manager delivers customized intrusion alarm activity reports per your requirements.

  • Access Control

    Access Control

    • Access control systems protect your employees, facilities, assets and valuable customer data from unauthorized individuals. Protection 1 offers a number of traditional and web-managed access control solutions. We are a Lenel OnGuard certified partner with Elite TierVantage status and can protect everything from a community bank to a national financial services provider’s infrastructure. More

      We offer advanced access control applications with a feature-rich alarm monitoring module. IP-enabled controllers allow our solution to extend easily to all parts of your institution with the appropriate degree of security at each door. We can upgrade your existing system or create a new scalable system with built-in support for all card technologies, including MIFARE and iCLASS smart cards, as well as biometrics and wireless access control devices.

  • Monitoring


    Protection 1 monitors your security through a network of state-of-the-art UL Certified monitoring centers equipped with three layers of redundancy for maximum protection. For national account banking and financial services customers, our 1Touch Pod will monitor account-specific data to identify issues and research their root causes.

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