No, we do not have a call out as such for Locksmith related tasks.
We will provide an indication of the price to complete the task as described before committing to set off to assist (Often a fixed rate but possibly a best case and worst case depending on the cost of any parts that may be required).
For some Commercial Safe or Security System related work we charge a minimum of £45 for any on-site assessment typically followed by a Fixed Fee or hourly rate to complete the task or tasks agreed.
Yes, absolutely! Technical Opening hold a specialist insurance policy with Locksure Insurance for a Value of £5 Million.
Yes, initially fully qualified as an Electrical Engineer and Member of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET), but also holding other Engineering qualifications. There are no recognizable Locksmith or indeed Safe Engineer qualifications in the UK but we have trained with some of the most highly respected trainers internationally and strive for excellence.
Unlike uPVC supply/repair companies or joiners, we are trained in specialist opening techniques using appropriate tools such as picks, scopes and decoders to gain entry to doors or high security locks and safes.
Yes, initially UK Military Security Check (SC) and Counter Terrorist Check (CTC) but also the highest level of clearance Developed Vetting (DV) which involves a very extensive background and character checks. Additionally, Disclosure Scotland checks are now held by all the team.