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2017 Cyber Security Summit & Expo a “must-attend” event for cyber risk and GDPR-focused professionals

On Thursday 16 November, key figures from Government agencies and leading businesses as well as cyber specialists converge at London’s Business Design Centre to establish a cross-sector response to cyber risk and data protection at the one-day 2017 Cyber Security Summit...
Posted On 31 Oct 2017
Richard Jenkins: CEO at the NSI
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National Security Inspectorate to sponsor Outstanding Installer category at 2018 OSPAs

The next UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) ceremony will be taking place on Thursday 1 March 2018 in London, with the National Security Inspectorate (NSI) delighted to be sponsoring the prestigious Outstanding Installer category. The UK OSPAs are part of a global...
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BSIA encourages registrations for Connected Products and Cyber Security Seminar

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is encouraging industry practitioners and security buyers alike to register for their free place at this week’s upcoming Connected Products and Cyber Security Seminar. The free-to-attend event is taking place at the Greswolde...
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The Security Institute set to run popular annual Remembrance Lecture on 16 November

The Security Institute’s 2017 Remembrance Lecture is being held on Thursday 16 November in the Queen’s Room at Armoury House in the City of London. This year’s lecture is being given by Craig Mackey QPM, the Deputy Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Service....
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Automated gate installer jailed and company fined £12,000 in landmark Crown Court ruling

The installer responsible for the automated iron gate which fell on 56 year-old grandmother Jill Lunn at her home in Norwich back in 2013 has been given a 42-month prison sentence by presiding Judge Stephen Holt at Norwich Crown Court. The Court had been advised by prosecutor...
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SPEKTOR Workshop run by Evidence Talks highlights advances in digital forensic operations

In response to the increasing interest in and use of its SPEKTOR Digital Forensic Intelligence systems, Evidence Talks recently held its third Annual Workshop for customers in the law enforcement sector. Combining new feature demos with user success stories and a progress review...
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ASSA ABLOY UK to campaign for mandatory fire door inspections at House of Commons exhibition

ASSA ABLOY UK will be showcasing its fire door safety products at a high-profile House of Commons exhibition. Fire door safety has become an increasingly prominent issue, and the company is hoping the event will provide a valuable opportunity to raise awareness about the...
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Door supervisor handed suspended prison sentence for working without SIA licence

On Thursday 26 October at Leamington Spa Magistrates Court, Karl Alexander Morrison (now known as Karl O’Brien) was found guilty of working without a Security Industry Authority (SIA) licence. Morrison was found working without an SIA licence at an illegal traveller’s encampment...
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Qualifications represent “a broad background of risk” and “help develop transferable skills” states the IRM

With the current business climate increasingly uncertain, the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) believes that organisations need competent, efficient and knowledgeable staff when it comes to managing threats. Focusing on cyber security, data breach, supply chain and people risk,...
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Ultimate Security Services signs deal to safeguard Chiswick Park for further three years

Blackstone, one of the world’s leading investment firms, has awarded Ultimate Security Services a three-year contract extension at Chiswick Park in a deal that’s worth over £1 million per annum. The company will continue to provide security and Front of House services for...
Posted On 31 Oct 2017