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Nationwide Security Management Ltd and director found guilty in wake of SIA investigation

On Tuesday 22 March at Luton Crown Court, Robert Dass (the director of Nationwide Security Management Ltd) was found guilty of supplying multiple unlicensed security officers. The court heard that Nationwide Security Management Ltd supplied unlicensed security officers across...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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IQ Verify achieves prestigious ISO 27001 Information Security Management accreditation from UKAS

IQ Verify has gained approval from the United Kingdom Accreditation Service to certificate to ISO 27001, the standard for Information Security Management. Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) provide a framework of policies and procedures that include a range of legal,...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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Hochiki Europe set to host BIM-focused webinar for fire safety professionals

On Thursday 14 April at 1.00 pm, Hochiki Europe is hosting an educational webinar for fire safety-focused professionals. Entitled: ‘What You Need to Know About Building Information Modelling (BIM) for Today and Tomorrow’, the webinar will explore how – with the...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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Paul Lincoln appointed Director General for Crime and Policing Group at the Home Office

Paul Lincoln has been appointed as the new Director General for the Crime and Policing Group at the Home Office. Lincoln replaces Mary Calam, who’s leaving Government after a 25-year career in the civil service to take up an opportunity within the private sector...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
Espion's Colman Morrissey (left) and Howard Kerr, CEO at the BSI
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BSI acquires Espion in move designed to boost global information security expertise

The British Standards Institution (BSI) has just announced the acquisition of Espion Ltd and Espion UK, experts at managing and securing corporate information and headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. The deal will see Espion become an operating subsidiary of BSI’s Professional...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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Door & Hardware Federation and NSI join forces to promote powered gate safety Code of Practice

More than 200 of the UK’s foremost security installers were briefed on the biggest development in powered gate safety for many years while attending a major conference held in Birmingham. The NSI Installer Summit was organised by the National Security Inspectorate (NSI),...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
The Business Design Centre: Home of the 2016 ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition
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Securitas UK secures ASIS International’s 2016 European Security Conference and Exhibition

This year’s ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition, which is running at the Business Design Centre in London from 6-8 April, is being safeguarded by trained and licensed security officers from Securitas UK. The ever-popular event is attended by the most senior...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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Panasonic launches European solutions company for “single point of contact”

Panasonic has announced the creation of a new European solutions company that will bring together its various business products and develop “world class solutions” for its myriad customers, at the same time offering a single point of contact and accountability....
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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AIIM research shows risk and compliance now the largest drivers for information management

According to new AIIM research, the number of large organisations citing risk and compliance as the largest drivers for information management (IM) has risen hugely in the past year (from 38% to 59%). Nearly half (44%) of mid-sized organisations also cite risk and compliance as...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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“‘Profits over prevention’ culture threatens corporate compliance” warns Hogan Lovells in new study

Multinational companies are failing to treat anti-bribery and corruption as one of their main priorities, with the majority (59%) reporting a culture of ‘profits over prevention’ and 44% not honouring the matter with a place on the Board of Directors’ agenda...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016