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Security solutions exporters from UK ready for fourth edition of IFSEC South East Asia

Members of the British Security Industry Association’s (BSIA) Export Council are busy readying themselves for the fourth edition of IFSEC South East Asia. Taking place from 7-9 September at the prestigious Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in Malaysia, IFSEC South East Asia is the...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
Tim Watts OBE
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BeCyberSure appoints Tim Watts OBE as consultant and senior advisor for cyber security

BeCyberSure has announced the appointment of Tim Watts OBE as a consultant and senior advisor. He brings to BeCyberSure (and the SME sector in particular) more than 36 years of experience, having worked for the Ministry of Defence, the British Army and the United Nations...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
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The Security Institute prepares for Annual Conference entitled ‘The State of Security 2016’

Now in its ninth year, The Security Institute’s Annual Conference and Exhibition is the premier educational event for the organisation. With the aid of an array of high profile speakers, this year’s gathering – for which Risk UK is the Official Media Partner – is designed to...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
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Dorset and Devon and Cornwall Police achieve third party certification for surveillance cameras on drones

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (ie drones) are often fitted with surveillance cameras. If a relevant authority such as a police force is using them, they must comply with the UK Surveillance Camera Commissioner’s Surveillance Camera Code of Practice. Dorset Police and Devon and...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
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Pindrop Report: “Fraudsters remaining one step ahead of consumers on ID theft”

According to a new report issued by fraud protection and authentication company Pindrop, 87% of consumers are aware of the threat of phone fraud, but nevertheless are failing to take the most basic steps needed to protect both their identity and their finances from increasingly...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
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Organisations “still unprepared” for active shooter incidents suggests Everbridge-EMS study

Organisations across the world are overwhelmingly concerned about violent acts occurring in the workplace, particularly events such as active shooter incidents, but despite that concern, the majority are still not properly prepared for such incidents taking place. That’s...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
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Securitas UK prepares to recognise ‘Best of the Best’ at 2016 Community Awards Ceremony

Now in its seventh year, Securitas UK’s annual Community Awards Ceremony, due to be held on Thursday 15 September, is once again designed to showcase the very best individuals and teams within the company’s workforce and duly recognise them for their outstanding work...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
Kevin Ward: managing director at Ward Security
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Ward Security increases portfolio of work within dedicated facilities management sector

Ward Security has enjoyed “a successful August” during which the company secured over £670,000 of additional business and further increased its portfolio of work within the dedicated facilities management sector. Kevin Ward, managing director of Ward Security,...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
Professor Martin Gill CSyP FSyI
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UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards organiser issues Call for Nominations

Nominations are now open for the UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs). Organised by Perpetuity Research, the UK OSPAs are part of a global awards scheme currently running in eight countries designed to recognise outstanding performance within the security business...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016
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Crimestoppers supports SelectaDNA in determined drive to reduce burglaries across UK

In order to help make communities across the UK that much safer, Crimestoppers – the independent crime-fighting charity – is now supporting the theft and burglary deterrent SelectaDNA. The solution is a trusted crime-fighting tool deployed by almost 90% of the...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016