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Pervade Software CTO Jonathan Davies confirmed as latest speaker for Security IT Summit

The Security IT Summit is pleased to welcome speaker Jonathan Davies, Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Pervade Software Ltd, to the event which takes place at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London on Tuesday 5 July 2016. Pervade Software Ltd is a leading global supplier...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
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“Most lethal year for terrorism across Europe in nearly a decade” asserts Aon Risk Solutions

Aon Risk Solutions, the global risk management business of Aon plc, has just launched its annual Terrorism and Political Violence Map, duly highlighting 2015 as “the most lethal year for terrorist violence in Europe in nearly a decade” as terrorists increasingly...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
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Extension to NHS Framework Agreement for Reliance High-Tech boosts UK lone worker safety

Reliance High-Tech has confirmed that its exclusive Framework Agreement for delivering Reliance Protect lone worker safety services to staff in both the NHS and the UK’s public sector is now extended for a further year until April 2017. In practice, the Framewor...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
A brand new ARC Village will be a feature of IFSEC and FIREX International 2016
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IFSEC and FIREX International organiser UBM launches ARC Village for 2016 Protection and Management Series

UBM EMEA, the organiser of IFSEC and FIREX International, has announced the launch of the first-ever ARC Village at this year’s shows, which take place at London’s ExCeL in Docklands between Tuesday 21 June and Wednesday 23 June as part of the dedicated Protection and Management...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
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ISO 37001: Anti-Bribery Management Systems standard afforded “strong vote of confidence”

Bribery is a serious issue of our times, costing lives and eroding economies all over the world. On a positive note, a new ISO standard presently in development to combat bribery has just been given a strong vote of confidence, taking it to the final stage before publication....
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
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EU General Data Protection Regulation finally adopted in wake of four-year negotiation period

After four years of drafting and negotiations, the long-awaited EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was adopted at the EU level on Thursday 14 April. Following the EU Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs’ vote and the EU Parliament sitting...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
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“Insurance against cyber attacks now vital” claim business leaders in NTT Com Security survey

While the majority of global organisations say that it’s now ‘vital’ their operations are insured against information security breaches, less than half (41%) are fully covered for both security breaches and data loss, while just over a third have dedicated cyber security...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
FIA CEO Ian Moore addresses the audience at the House of Commons
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Fire Industry Association celebrates double anniversary with honorary event at the Houses of Parliament

The Fire Industry Association (FIA) celebrated a double anniversary on Tuesday 12 April with a special honorary event held at the Houses of Parliament. The prestigious gathering of industry professionals and representatives of the media was hosted by Sir David Amess, the...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
Jose Morago (chairman of the IRM) and Dame Judith Hackitt
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Dame Judith Hackitt receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the Institute of Risk Management

Dame Judith Hackitt, chair of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Risk Management (IRM), has received the IRM’s prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award. The IRM’s chairman Jose Morago said that Dame Judith Hackitt is a worthy...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
The BSI's headquarters in Chiswick
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BSI reports highest-ever profits and revenue in prestigious organisation’s 114-year history

BSI, the business standards company, has announced its results for the year ending 31 December 2015. Growth of 15% maintains the BSI’s consecutive 16-year track record of annual increases in underlying revenue and takes total revenues to £331 million. New sales orders have...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016