Can hardware help protect against infection?

With the spread of infection now at the height of concern, Karen Trigg of Allegion UK highlights how door hardware

Do you learn lessons from disaster movies?

What business continuity lessons can be learned from disaster movies? Asks Chris Butler, Lead Principal Consultant,

Checking in with access control solutions

A hotel environment is fast-paced and ever changing, with staff and guests coming and going 24 hours a day. Despite

The real living wage and the security sector

Richard Jenkins, Chief Executive of the National Security Inspectorate, examines important challenges facing the

Meet the security company: Anchor Group

In the latest instalment in a series of articles where we shine the spotlight on NSI-approved businesses we talk to

Protecting community spaces during COVID-19 lockdown

When national lockdown was announced on 23 March the Government issued clear guidance about the closure of certain

New passive fire protection software unveiled

The FireArrest passive fire protection app has been launched for Android and iPhone devices. The app allows site

Manage risk better with new online course

The world has become a dangerous and unpredictable place. Covid-19, terrorism, Brexit, and the rise of cyber-crime

Reliance Protect upgrades online lone worker tool

Reliance Protect has released an update to its lone worker online management information reporting tool within its

BSIA to discuss the future of security officer services

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is holding a BSIA Broadcast with industry experts on how security

The 3-2-1 rule of data protection

In today’s world, a major challenge for organisations is protecting their data. Whether an organisation is in

AI: managing cost and maximising ROI

Technology is an ever-changing beast and, while there are always new opportunities to innovate, one also risks

Abloy unveils the Incendo Business ecosystem

The Incedo Business universal access control ecosystem from Abloy incorporates software and hardware into a single

EN54 (Fire) variants added to DualCom Pro range

CSL has announced that the DualCom Pro range has been extended to include two new EN54 (Fire) certified products.

How will security look post-COVID-19?

The COVID-19 pandemic that has swept over the world in seemingly no time at all has forced almost every company out

Employees reluctant to make injury claims

New research into 1,000 adults across the UK, conducted by Fletchers Serious Injury, revealed that 27.6% of those

UK companies in portable CCTV project

UK companies MVIS/Bartco UK and 360 Vision Technology have joined forces to produce a solar-powered, trailer-based

Why “one-size-fits all” will never work

According to Martin Sugden, CEO, Boldon James, in a world where data loss is costing organisations millions of

VIPRE announces Security Awareness Training

VIPRE UK and Ireland has announced the release of its Security Awareness Training (SAT) Programme, an online

IFSEC 2020 and co-located shows are cancelled

As a result of the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, including the introduction of government regulations

New Chartered Security Professionals announced

The Register of Chartered Security Professionals held its Annual Celebratory Dinner at Stationers Hall in the City

The benefits of hosted access control

Morphean CEO, Rodrigue Zbinden, looks at the transformation of access control as a result of integration in the

Are risks increasing as shops re-open?

As Brits flock back to high streets following months of the induced lockdown, the substantial spike in footfall

An initiative to recognise security officer roles

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has joined forces with the Security Institute and the Security

Security company streamlines business processes

Kingfisher Sec has adopted SmartTask to support the growth of the business by streamlining and automating critical

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Meet the security company: Anchor Group

In the latest instalment in a series of articles where we shine the spotlight on NSI-approved businesses we talk to Alex Hiles, Corporate Services Director at Anchor Group...
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Do you learn lessons from disaster movies?

What business continuity lessons can be learned from disaster movies? Asks Chris Butler, Lead Principal Consultant, Resilience & Security, Sungard Availability Services Disruption, a word which many businesses are very much used to now, can often have disastrous effects on...
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The real living wage and the security sector

Richard Jenkins, Chief Executive of the National Security Inspectorate, examines important challenges facing the security sector, including potential future skilled labour shortages and the value of the real Living Wage. There are now over 6500 Living Wage employers in the UK,...

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Can hardware help protect against infection?

With the spread of infection now at the height of concern, Karen Trigg of Allegion UK highlights how door hardware can lend a hand in helping to slow the spread of bacteria. The spread of COVID-19 has sent a shockwave of concern across the world. It has acted as a wakeup call for...
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Checking in with access control solutions

A hotel environment is fast-paced and ever changing, with staff and guests coming and going 24 hours a day. Despite this, it’s a business owner’s job to ensure that the building – and everyone in it – is safe and secure. Mul-T-Lock’s eCLIQ access control system utilises CLIQ...

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Manage risk better with new online course

The world has become a dangerous and unpredictable place. Covid-19, terrorism, Brexit, and the rise of cyber-crime have all added uncertainty to everyday life and this has a particular impact on business. To help companies deal with increased risks and uncertainties, the...
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VIPRE announces Security Awareness Training

VIPRE UK and Ireland has announced the release of its Security Awareness Training (SAT) Programme, an online learning solution that builds practical, cost-effective security awareness for an organisation’s employees. As businesses have had to transform to remote working, and with...

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The 3-2-1 rule of data protection

In today’s world, a major challenge for organisations is protecting their data. Whether an organisation is in a regulated industry mandated by law to retain x number of years of data, or one more acutely concerned with employees accidentally deleting files, the first pain...
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Why “one-size-fits all” will never work

According to Martin Sugden, CEO, Boldon James, in a world where data loss is costing organisations millions of dollars in fines, there is not one organisation who should not have data protection at the top of their agenda - especially in the current climate with workers spread...