Mike StillMike HurstPaul Everitt: CEO at ADSPhillip UllmannPhil Bentley

Facilities Management Forum 2018

https://facilitiesmanagementforum.co.uk Dates: Monday 2 July and Tuesday 3 July 2018 Venue: Hilton Deansgate,

Security IT Summit 2018

https://securityitsummit.co.uk Date: Tuesday 3 July 2018 Venue: Hilton London, Canary Wharf Organiser: Forum Events

Total Security Summit 2018

https://totalsecuritysummit.co.uk Dates: Monday 8 October and Tuesday 9 October 2018 Venue: Renaissance Hotel,

Siemens joins Building Information Modelling alliance buildingSMART International

Siemens Building Technologies has joined buildingSMART International (bSI) as a member of the Strategic Advisory

Outsourcing projects “six times more likely to succeed” with excellence in change management

Research findings published by facilities management specialist ISS finds that those projects with ‘excellent’

Mike Still joins SIA Approved Contractor SecuriGroup’s Board of Directors

Glasgow-based Security Industry Authority Approved Contractor SecuriGroup is delighted to announce the appointment

“Tough new rules” designed to protect UK’s critical infrastructure come into force

New measures put in place by the Government to protect the nation’s critical infrastructure and digital services

Kronos delivers for workforce management in FM sector with AI-powered solution

Kronos has launched Workforce Dimensions, a new workforce management solution that’s said to “represent

CBRE extends contract with Axis Security at major Rathbone Square development

CBRE has renewed its contract with Axis Security such that the latter will continue to provide security services at

Door supervisor prosecuted for ignoring requests for information from the SIA

On Tuesday 1 May at Nuneaton Magistrates’ Court, the Security Industry Authority (SIA) prosecuted Tallen Smith, a

National Security Inspectorate certificates 500th approved company for BAFE scheme

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has reached the significant milestone of recently certificating its 50oth

Top Five largest tech IPO of all time Avast now listed on London Stock Exchange

The London Stock Exchange has welcomed Avast, a leading global cyber security solutions provider, to the Premium

Business in the Community urges UK SMEs to address vulnerabilities against disasters

To help tackle the potentially devastating consequences of a lack of business resilience, Business in the Community

Abloy UK set to host interactive webinar on key subject of security integration for end users

Security expert Abloy UK is hosting an interactive webinar at 10.00 am on Thursday 24 May with a view to answering

Telford-based AT Brown (Coaches) combats fuel thieves with pulse fence installation

A Shropshire-based coach company has beaten the fuel thieves who threatened to wreck the business’ viability

Industry champion Mike Hurst achieves Certified Protection Professional designation

Now serving in his twentieth year as a member of ASIS UK, the Chapter’s vice-chairman and security industry

“Security sector witnesses 57% growth since 2012” advises ADS in Facts and Figures Guide

The UK’s aerospace, defence, security and space industries are now worth £74 billion per annum to the UK and

Cordant Group’s Phillip Ullmann wants “social value” overhaul of Government contracts

Public sector contracts should no longer be given to the lowest bidder, but instead ought to be awarded to “social

Global security products standardisation initiative ONVIF celebrates 10th Anniversary

ONVIF, the global standardisation initiative for IP-based physical security products, is celebrating it

Mitie CEO Phil Bentley makes recommendations for improved Government outsourcing

Following yesterday’s Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee hearing into the collapse of

“Police forces save £273 million on equipment costs in three years” reports Home Office

The Home Office has now published the third ‘basket of goods’ data set allowing the public to compare what each

Explosive detection dogs introduced in British airports by Government to screen cargo

Dogs that are capable of detecting minute traces of explosives concealed in air freight are now being deployed in

“Only 5% of organisations claim to be ready for GDPR” discovers BSI research study

Research conducted by BSI has underlined the growing concern that European businesses are simply not ready for the

City of London Police launches new initiative to fight cyber crime focused on businesses in Square Mile

The City of London Police has launched a new initiative to make the Square Mile more secure from cybe

“55% of Health and Safety managers don’t account for terrorism in evacuation plans” reports Evac+Chair survey

Evac+Chair International surveyed visitors at this year’s Health & Safety Event, which ran at the NEC in

Security & Fire Management News

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Siemens joins Building Information Modelling alliance buildingSMART International

Siemens Building Technologies has joined buildingSMART International (bSI) as a member of the Strategic Advisory Council and several National Chapters. Siemens is the first building technology vendor to become part of this international not-for-profit organisation. bSI is the...
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Outsourcing projects “six times more likely to succeed” with excellence in change management

Research findings published by facilities management specialist ISS finds that those projects with ‘excellent’ change management in place are six times more likely to meet objectives than those with ‘poor’ change management – and even those using ‘good’ change management are five...
Posted On 11 May 2018

Opinion

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Fault Intolerance: Future Directions for UPS

Uninterruptible Power Supply systems are typically used to protect hardware such as computers, telecoms systems or other electrical equipment where an unexpected power disruption could cause injuries, fatalities, serious business disruption or data loss. Risk UK interviews Leo...
Posted On 02 May 2018
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Data Privacy: Placing Growing Demands on Security

The rush towards encryption, authentication and Personal Identity Verification (PIV) is reaching fever pitch at present as data breaches hit the national and international news headlines and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) punishments up the financial ante, writes Jason...
Posted On 17 Apr 2018

Features

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Securing Critical Assets

Access control systems have come a long way since the invention of the lock and key. Advancements in technology have realised solutions to be integrated with web-based systems, allowing for traceability and time management within mechanical keys. Here, Pip Courcoux discusses...
Posted On 15 Apr 2018
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The Risk Management Journey

There’s no crystal ball that will magically outline opportunities, map risks and provide a distinct and unobstructed path to success. Nonetheless, as Steve Schlarman observes, there are specific stages that organisations can expect to move through when building an integrated risk...
Posted On 15 Apr 2018

Technology

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Siemens joins Building Information Modelling alliance buildingSMART International

Siemens Building Technologies has joined buildingSMART International (bSI) as a member of the Strategic Advisory Council and several National Chapters. Siemens is the first building technology vendor to become part of this international not-for-profit organisation. bSI is the...
Posted On 11 May 2018
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Kronos delivers for workforce management in FM sector with AI-powered solution

Kronos has launched Workforce Dimensions, a new workforce management solution that’s said to “represent the next generation of workforce technology”. Every dimension – the underlying architecture, user experience, functionality, integration, data access,...
Posted On 11 May 2018

Training and Careers

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CTP joins forces with M&S to develop e-Learning package for crowded places security

Counter-Terrorism Policing is aiming to deliver awareness training to more than one million crowded places workers with the help of a groundbreaking new e-Learning package. Security experts from Counter-Terrorism Policing have collaborated with Marks & Spencer and Highfield...
Posted On 24 Apr 2018
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Tavcom Training launches Advanced Body Language Skills for CCTV course

Tavcom Training has launched an Advanced Body Language Skills for CCTV course. The training develops the essential skills needed to recognise and read incident risk behaviour and have a greater understanding of people profiling, situational awareness and cultural differences when...
Posted On 24 Apr 2018