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  • Body Cameras Aid in Improving Employee Retention
    November 25, 2019 Elliot Rouse

    Body Cameras Aid in Improving Employee Retention

    Making employees feel safe at work should be a company's priority. In busy city centres and inner-city locations, some frontline workers are often exposed to a less than desirable crowd. Places like a bus station, train stations and car parks attract large amounts of people, some likely to be violent, aggressive or abusive. 

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  • A Closer Look at the Hytera VM685 Body Camera System
    November 4, 2019 Elliot Rouse

    A Closer Look at the Hytera VM685 Body Camera System

    The Hytera VM685 is an ideal choice for users looking for a secure body camera system. The device itself features a front-facing screen with a rotatable lens, meaning that the screen can be faced forward to allow subjects to see clearly that recording is taking place.

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  • Cloud-based vs On-premise Body Camera Solutions
    October 31, 2019 Elliot Rouse

    Cloud-based vs On-premise Body Camera Solutions

    When considering a cloud-based body camera system, you need to consider that your footage is not stored on-site. The data transferred from the body cameras will essentially be transferred to and held on a server in another location. Many of these cloud-storage solutions are secured but do not offer the amount of control that certain organisations or operations require to comply with data protection regulations. 
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  • Hytera VM550D Body Camera Review
    October 28, 2019 Elliot Rouse

    Hytera VM550D Body Camera Review

    The Hytera VM550D Body Camera is the lone workers' tool for capturing reliable HD evidence. The VM550D is a small, lightweight yet powerful body camera providing users with a variety of features. The team at BodyCamera.co.uk have put the VM550D to the test...
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  • GDPR Compliant Body Camera Solutions & Guidelines
    October 17, 2019 Elliot Rouse

    GDPR Compliant Body Camera Solutions & Guidelines

    Body Worn Video recording does not fall under the traditional definition of CCTV but many of the same guidelines apply. Body camera users and data controllers should take into consideration some key points when it comes to collecting and controlling footage captured from body-worn cameras in order to ensure GDPR compliance.
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  • Protecting Shop Workers from Violence & Abuse with Body Cameras
    September 11, 2019 Elliot Rouse

    Protecting Shop Workers from Violence & Abuse with Body Cameras

    Shop workers bear the brunt of abuse by angry customers and shoplifters, with one in ten physically assaulted as they work behind counters and tills. In the last year alone, 44% of shop assistants have been verbally abused, with 1 in 4 being threatened as they go about their work. Body camera solutions fill in the gaps where CCTV cameras often fail. 
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