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Axis Security wins new three-year security services contract with MJ Mapp at Stockley Park

Axis Security, one of the UK’s fastest-growing security guarding businesses, has been awarded a further three-year contract term by commercial property and asset management concern MJ Mapp at Stockley Park, the 155-acre commercial park that was transformed in the mid-1980s and is...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017
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Ashridge Group wins new security guarding contract with APAM UK for Leeds and London sites

Ashridge Group has been successful in winning a three-year security guarding contract at multiple sites across the UK, reinforcing the group’s continued national growth. Working with long-term strategic partner First Choice Facilities, Ashridge Group has taken on new facilities...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017
Peter Webster
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All Things Being Equal

Amid the wider requirement for gender diversity in the workplace, the number of females resident within the security industry remains disconcertingly low. Peter Webster examines why there’s such a gender imbalance and outlines what can be done to make security a more attractive...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017
Abbey Petkar
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“Rogue traders continuing to blight guarding sector” warns Magenta Security’s leader

Magenta Security’s managing director Abbey Petkar has called for more progress to be made on business licensing for security companies in the wake of news that a security firm has been under investigation for allegedly supplying cloned Security Industry Authority (SIA) licence...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017
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British Standard 8593:2017 for police body-worn video cameras backed by industry

The British Standards Institution (BSI), the business standards company, has launched a new standard for body-worn video. With body-worn video cameras now widely adopted by councils and police services across the UK, and in response to concerns over data security and privacy, the...
Posted On 22 Aug 2017
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Client portal introduced by Officer Connect as part of ‘virtual’ engagement solution for guarding

Officer Connect has launched a new client portal as an integral part of its ‘virtual’ engagement solution for the security guarding industry. The portal enables clients to have total visibility of their entire security portfolio and the men and women for whom they’re...
Posted On 09 Aug 2017
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Contract wins at Trigion Security up 20% in Q2 as company engages with Crimestoppers campaigns

Trigion Security’s combined service offer of security guarding and electronic security is proving popular with customers across different industries and, indeed, throughout the country, with the company announcing impressive new business growth of 20% in the second quarter of...
Posted On 09 Aug 2017
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Axis Security celebrates guarding contract win with Kinney Green at 5 Fleet Place

Security services specialist Axis Security has won a new contract with London-based property consultant Kinney Green to provide security guarding services to its flagship property in the heart of The City, namely 5 Fleet Place. A total of eight employees have been transferred to...
Posted On 03 Aug 2017
Jason Trigg
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New ownership structure designed to drive growth put in place at Cardinal Security

Cardinal Security Limited, the supplier of intelligence-led security guarding and loss prevention services to the retail and logistics industries, has announced – with immediate effect – a new ownership structure designed to drive growth in the business. The...
Posted On 17 Jul 2017
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Securitas takes security industry “into the future” with launch of Securitas Future Lab

Securitas has launched Securitas Future Lab on the web. Located at www.securitasfuturelab.com, the company is publishing a collection of the best ideas and new concepts from its global organisation. Security is changing and so is Securitas. Changing to better serve its customers...
Posted On 01 Jul 2017