Barriers and turnstiles Smart solution to British Telecom thefts

sliding-gates-200x175 Barriers and turnstiles Smart solution to British Telecom theftsBritish Telecom are compelled to come up with clever methods to foil thefts of copper contained in their local cable network, which leave affected areas cut off and cost BT millions of pounds every year. BT’s Openreach Division has started to use SmartWater, an invisible solution which forensically tags thieves, staying on their skin for up to 60 days. There were more than 200 arrests last year for this type of offence. Anyone arrested for metal theft will be examined for traces of SmartWater.

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