Fire Watch

Full compliance with fire regulations to keep you safe

Extra layers of protection with your needs in mind

Protect People, Property And Assets

Pick Up Hazards And Risks That Fire Alarms Don’t Catch

Alert Emergency Services Before Too Much Damage Is Done

Meet Local And State Regulations By Doing Your Due Diligence

You can be assured that having us on-site means preventing a fire which can mean avoiding loss of life, injuries, property damages and minimizing liabilities

Your building needs to be in compliance with fire safety regulations. Even with smoke detectors, you need to make sure your building and its occupants are safe. This is where our trained security staff come in. In the event that the building fire detection system is offline or malfunctioning, we can respond quickly to any incidents.

If your water supply to a sprinkler system is disrupted, having our fire watch guards can protect the property and occupants until service is restored. Our capable staff will always keep a watchful eye if your facility stores materials that are a fire risk.

Our fire watch officers patrol all parts of the property while the system isn’t working correctly, is on test or is powered down. You can be assured that having us on-site means preventing a fire which can mean avoiding loss of life, injuries, property damages and minimizing liabilities.

Testimonials

"As a Regional Property Manager, it is very important to have the best on my properties when I am there and when I am not. OPS Security Group provides that stellar service for me. From upper management to desk/security staff, OPS offers the most professional, helpful, and flexible service in the Philadelphia region. I have received numerous compliments about them. Their work ethic is second to no other service in my opinion."

- Ed C., Regional Property Manager

"We have been working with OPS Security for almost two years and have had a great experience. The staff and officers have always been professional and able to accommodate any of our requests. In addition to their professionalism, OPS staff and those in supervisory roles have always been responsive and reliable in their communication and ability to provide our building with security services. Would recommend this company!"

- Sarah G., Assistant Property Manager

"OPS Security was able to provide Front Desk Security service at a short moment’s notice to ensure a full staff in our community. The OPS team is willing to go beyond to sure a positive experience for their client and residents."

- Lisa F., Sr. Community Manager

"The OPS Security team has become part of the family. Over the past several years they have provided stellar concierge and security services to our community with the ability to tackle all presented challenges."

- Kara B., Community Manager

"Our experience with OPS has been good and James has been extremely attentive and responsive to our needs. He has ensured that our expectations are being met on a constant basis."

- Jessica A., Sr. Community Manager

"Transitioning a security company on a high profile, luxury, class A community can be super daunting. James and his team at OPS Security were able to execute any task I gave them to make the transition cleaner and quicker with little to no disruption to our daily operations. I continue to work closely with James on new Greystar opportunities! Highly recommend! "

- Christina P., Sr. Regional Manager

"The guards and managers at OPS ensure that you not only feel but know they have your back.  Respectful and willing to adapt to our needs the guards working at my locations have always been easy to work with and on more than one occasion have added to our positive online reviews."

-General Manager

"What is there to say about OPS security group. If you have time for me to write a book, then I will.
OPS is described to me in 5 words: IMPRESSIVE, PUNCTUAL, OUTSTANDING, EFFICIENT, PRODUCTIVE
I have no complaints about OPS, in the end if I have an issue with anything in my building, I know that OPS has it covered. Thank You OPS!"

- Building Superintendent 

Our Mission

To lead the way in caring for, compensating and offering careers to our people, who in turn provide unparalleled professional services to our clients

Virtues

People First

Treat people with dignity and respect and help them become who they are capable of becoming.

Servant Leadership

Continuously improve and bring out excellence in others by modeling it yourself.

Accountability

Stay loyal to what you said you would do long after the mood you said it in has changed.

Diligence

Proceed on the course you laid out knowing that all good things come with time, effort and creativity.

Integrity

Give people a reason to trust you knowing that a true measure of character is what you do without reward and how you treat those who can do nothing for you.

We understand communication is key 

Your building is uniquely structured and may have areas that smoke detectors can’t monitor. This is why we offer security protocols that will be customized to meet your specific needs while still meeting compliance guidelines. Our certified fire watch staff patrols anywhere the smoke detection services can’t reach. We patrol every 30 minutes and will report any signs of a fire to the fire department and emergency services immediately. Our trained staff is qualified in emergency training and can respond quickly in dire circumstances.

We understand that communication is key to ensuring trust and giving high-quality service. Our fire watch service keeps highly detailed logs and reports for every shift to share with your management and the emergency services. You can trust our experienced, professional fire watch officers.

Service above and beyond expectations

Our security staff members are confident that they are doing their jobs effectively and efficiently. They have a good understanding of the responsibility they have to provide a safe environment for everyone, and they take great pride in the work that they do every day.

We provide our staff with the proper training and development they need to be the best at what they do. We also provide these talented individuals with opportunities for growth: opportunities that allow them to explore their interests and further develop their skills.

Additionally, when we invest our time into our employees, it will show up in how they serve you, because satisfied employees are engaged and committed to their work. This is the difference that makes our staff deliver above and beyond expectations.

M

Myth

Corporate offices need just one person in the building on fire watch and you can use front desk staff.

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Truth

Correct fire watch procedure, as defined by the state of Pennsylvania, requires one designated fire watch officialfor every five floors.

M

Myth

“I have a smoke detecting system in my building, so I don’t need fire watch.”

N

Truth

Often with large properties, you might not have smoke detectors in every part of your property. Fire can spread and you never know when a few flames might lead to something catastrophic.