Tackle Tool Theft - Beating Tool Theft
With more than a third of businesses being hit by tool theft and theft from vans - costing some £264 million per year*, increasing numbers of tradespeople are looking for means of prevention, and for help once a theft has occurred.
The Toolwatch App
Toolwatch App provides a registration service for tools - enabling tradespeople to log serial numbers on their platform. This aids police forces in reuniting owners with their tools should they be recovered.
We met Denise Brett from Toolwatch App who explained how the platform works and why it's so important for the trade to be proactively protecting tools and materials.
Tackle Tool Theft
- Tool Theft Reports - Watch our interviews with tradespeople across the UK sharing their own reports of incidents of tool theft and share your comments and concerns.
- Tricks of the Trade - We've been hearing from you about how you keep your tools, your business and your livelihood safe and secure.
- Ten Things You Need to Know about Tool Theft - We all know it's a big issue, but just how much of a problem is it really, we've put together a handy guide to help you understand the scale of Tool Theft in the UK.
*survey commissioned by Honcho, 2020