New collaborations underpin ongoing development at The Emergency Services Show 2016

The 2016 Emergency Services Show proved to be the biggest in the event’s ten-year history and provided a fascinating insight into the UK’s fast-evolving Emergency Services industry. The move to the larger Hall 5 at the NEC in Birmingham enabled the organisers to offer more...
Posted On 30 Sep 2016

Eaton publishes White Papers designed to assist businesses in enhancing evacuation strategies

Eaton has launched a series of White Papers examining the issues that surround effective evacuation planning for commercial buildings. The five documents are designed to guide the owners and managers of buildings through the legal, moral and commercial imperatives to maximise the...
Posted On 30 Jun 2016

Technical collaboration launches “voyage of Discovery” for front line police officers

A collaboration between digital forensics specialist Evidence Talks and investigations and intelligence consultancy Blue Lights Digital is said to be “radically improving policing capability in the 21st Century”. Evidence Talks has chosen Discovery – a mobile...
Posted On 25 May 2016

Security business sector’s key players share knowledge and Best Practice advice at Total Security Summit

Designed to draw on the combined skills and expertise of the professional security community, the Total Security Summit has returned once again and is now bigger and better than ever. Taking place on 14 and 15 March at the Radisson Blu Hotel, London Stansted, the first o...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016

New milestone for The Security Institute as 2,000th member joins professional body

Garry Evanson CSyP, chairman of The Security Institute, has announced that the professional membership organisation has now crossed the 2,000th member threshold having enjoyed steady growth since its formation back in 1999. “In the past 18 months,” asserted Evanson,...
Posted On 15 Dec 2015
The Security Institute has introduced a Recognition and Rewards scheme for members and supporters

The Security Institute makes Reward and Recognition presentations for 2015

The Security Institute has recognised the outstanding contributions made by two companies and two individuals who have supported the organisation over the last few years by hosting Reward and Recognition presentations at Westminster Abbey. Firstly, the Institute recognised Insafe...
Posted On 20 Aug 2015
Peter Finch MSc CSyP CPP FSyI FCMI FInstLM

Peter Finch CSyP wins ASC’s prestigious Imbert Prize for second year in succession

Buckinghamshire New University post-graduate Peter Finch MSc CSyP FSyI CPP FCMI FInstLM, the head of security at Coventry Building Society, has become the first individual to win the prestigious Imbert Prize bestowed by the Association of Security Consultants (ASC) for two years...
Posted On 21 Jul 2015
The College of Policing is examining leadership within the police service

Leadership across all ranks and roles “needs to change” in order to help policing meet future challenges

According to a final report published by the College of Policing, “leadership across all ranks and roles [of the police service] needs to change in order to help policing meet the challenges of the future”. Indeed, the new Leadership Review identifies a need to...
Posted On 13 Jul 2015
IRM members can now apply for certified membership

IRM issues certification scheme designed to “raise global standards” for the risk profession

The Institute of Risk Management has introduced new certification for risk professionals, in turn bringing the sector into line with other professions such as accounting and law. Risk practitioners across the world can now become a Certified Member and use the new professional...
Posted On 30 Jun 2015
David Gill CSyP: CEO at the Linx International Group

“Why we acquired Tavcom Training”: Risk UK Q&A with Linx International Group CEO David Gill

Linx International Group’s recent acquisition of a majority shareholding in UK-based Tavcom Training (a leading provider of accredited security systems training) has further bolstered the Group’s profile as a global training brand. Here, David Gill CSyP (CEO of Linx International...
Posted On 04 Jun 2015