Risk Management Tip

Protect your property from this dangerous crime

You might not expect it, but copper theft is one of the fastest growing crimes in the country, causing nearly $1 billion in losses to U.S. businesses each year. Copper is particularly valuable as scrap used in plumbing and electrics, and thieves are known to sell it to recycling companies and scrap yards. Thieves look for copper everywhere – from electrical power stations to constructions sites as well as individual homes, whether they are occupied or vacant.

Homeowners and business owners alike can take precautions to protect the metal around their property. Some preventative measures include:

For more information on protecting your home and business, read this article from Chubb or email us at info@bks-partners.com.