Simon Chapman
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Protest at Byron: A Warning to Hospitality and Retail Businesses

The commercial impact on the Byron hamburger chain from the recent protests by immigration campaigners should be a warning to retailers, restaurants and entertainment venues of the need to monitor opinion and have contingency plans in place to deal quickly with any security...
Posted On 12 Aug 2016
Helen Down
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Risk Management: Knowledge is Power

Encouraging incident reporting in the workplace is a great tool for managing risk and creating a safer, healthier work environment, writes Helen Down. Whether an incident resulted in injury or a near miss, employees should be encouraged to report on all workplace incidents such...
Posted On 12 Aug 2016
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FIREX International 2016 welcomes over 16,000 attendees at ExCeL London

UBM EMEA has described “another successful year” for FIREX International, the leading industry event for fire protection, prevention and detection professionals. Hosted once again at London’s ExCeL from 21-23 June, FIREX International welcomed 16,290 attendees across...
Posted On 12 Aug 2016
Left to Right: James Kelly, Alyson Scurfield and Ian Moore
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BSIA signs three-year MoU with Fire Industry Association and Telecare Services Association

On Thursday 11 August, the British Security Industry Association (BSIA), the Fire Industry Association (FIA) and the Telecare Services Association (TSA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding for a period of three years. The agreement follows discussions on the developments...
Posted On 12 Aug 2016
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Axis Group wins contract to provide security and reception services at Pinners Hall

BNP Paribas Real Estate, a specialist division of the financial services group BNP Paribas, has chosen two Axis Group companies to provide security guarding and Front of House services for the prestigious offices at 105 Old Broad Street in central London. Based in the very heart...
Posted On 12 Aug 2016
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Police Welfare Support Programme numbers soar as officers ‘consider suicide’

Traumatised police officers are flocking in ever greater numbers to a support programme for ‘vulnerable and at risk’ cases. According to the Police Federation, the number of individuals accessing the dedicated Welfare Support Programme Hotline has nearly tripled in just five...
Posted On 12 Aug 2016