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Counter-terrorism and security standards set to lead agenda at Total Security Summit

Counter-terrorism, techniques for maintaining security standards and the importance of physical security will be among the key issues addressed at the Total Security Summit, which takes place on Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 March at the Radisson Blu Hotel adjacent to London’s...
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Risk UK January 2018

News Analysis: Control Risks’ RiskMap 2018. News Special: MI5 and Police Service Counter-Terrorism Reviews. Opinion: Fire and Life Safety Systems. Opinion: Security Business Sector Insight. BSIA Briefing: Drones – Addressing the Security and Privacy Risks. Video Surveillance:...
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Industry experts gather at NBCS’ first Members’ Day to examine ways of tackling business crime

The National Business Crime Solution (NBCS) – a not-for-profit initiative that enables the sharing of data between law enforcement agencies and the business community in order to reduce criminality – is celebrating the success of its first Members’ Day, which took...
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In the Spotlight: ASIS International UK Chapter

Following last October’s deadly mass shooting at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas, further questions have arisen around hotel security worldwide. As James Morris duly observes, hotel security has always been about the balance of security versus the guest experience. It’s a...
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FIA Technical Briefing

False fire alarms are a real problem. Last year, a Government report highlighted the fact that 44% of Fire and Rescue Service call-outs turn out to be for false alarm episodes. The cost to businesses due to disruption and the cost in terms of time and resources for the Fire and...
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The Security Institute’s View

Crimestoppers is a household name in the UK, fulfilling an important role in the fight against crime by allowing individuals to report criminality or otherwise share information about a crime on an anonymous footing. Here, for the benefit of Risk UK’s readers, Jim O’Dwyer...
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BSIA Briefing

With the popularity of drones escalating in recent years, business owners, members of the public and budding drone entrepreneurs stand divided when it comes to how far the law should go in terms of regulation. Here, James Kelly discusses upcoming changes to UK drone legislation...
Posted On 15 Jan 2018