Secura Key’s new white paper, “The 10 Biggest Access Control Installation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them,” is available on the company’s website at

The white paper shows how to avoid installation errors that expose a system to electrical damage; how to be prepared for natural or man-made disasters; how to avoid ordering the wrong components; and how to make sure that the installation goes smoothly. These tips and tricks apply to all brands of access control systems, not just Secura Key, the company stated. For example, No. 1 on the list is not installing surge protection. So for some good general advice on access control installations, visit the Secura Key website, and look for the link to this white paper on the home page.