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Why your Retail Store Needs a Safety Mirror

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Retail stores always have a few cases of shoplifting that could easily have been avoided with the right equipment. When it comes to safety mirrors, they are actually pretty effective and a must to have in most stores. Your store needs a safety mirror and the biggest reason is in the name itself.

Blind spots:

Every shop has blind spots that a storekeeper can’t see or that a camera is unable to pick up. That is a huge reason to install safety mirrors that allow you to see the blind spots and prevent anyone from shoplifting anything. These blind spots sometimes act as a beacon for shoplifters. It makes it easier for them and harder for you to notice.

Observe shoplifters:

If you install safety mirrors, there is less to no chance of a shoplifter getting away with theft. The shoplifter can be observed with the help of the safety mirrors and as a result people will think twice before shoplifting. Safety mirrors are a great way of keeping an eye on all that is happening in the shop.


It is a good warning for shoplifters. They won’t think of shoplifting knowing that they can be observed. But that isn’t the only warning a safety mirror can provide. It helps warn people that they may be about to crash into someone in another aisle. This way people can avoid bumping into each other.


They are cost efficient and cheap to buy and install. You can put them up yourself and save yourself some money. But even if you do hire someone to install them, they won’t cost much unlike a camera which itself costs a lot and so does the installing. So if you have a small store that doesn’t need a camera or you can’t afford one, then this is a great option for you.

Safety mirrors are a good option to have irrespective of whether you install a camera or not. They are effective in alerting you on what is going on in your shop as well as being cheap and easily installable. So do make sure you have a safety mirror in your shop.


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