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CBRE extends contract with Axis Security at major Rathbone Square development

CBRE has renewed its contract with Axis Security such that the latter will continue to provide security services at the new Rathbone Square development in central London. CBRE has been working with Axis Security at Rathbone Square since the beginning of 2017 when the development...
Posted On 10 May 2018
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Door supervisor prosecuted for ignoring requests for information from the SIA

On Tuesday 1 May at Nuneaton Magistrates’ Court, the Security Industry Authority (SIA) prosecuted Tallen Smith, a door supervisor from Nuneaton. Smith was found guilty of failing to provide information to the SIA, which is a Section 19 offence under the Private Security Industry...
Posted On 10 May 2018
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National Security Inspectorate certificates 500th approved company for BAFE scheme

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has reached the significant milestone of recently certificating its 50oth fire approved company for a BAFE scheme. The 500th NSI approved company to be registered with BAFE is LogiScan Fire and Security based in Wellington, Somerset having...
Posted On 10 May 2018
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Top Five largest tech IPO of all time Avast now listed on London Stock Exchange

The London Stock Exchange has welcomed Avast, a leading global cyber security solutions provider, to the Premium Segment of the Main Market, raising $200 million in primary proceeds and $616.6 million in secondary proceeds pre-greenshoe with a valuation of $3.23 billion. Avast is...
Posted On 10 May 2018
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Business in the Community urges UK SMEs to address vulnerabilities against disasters

To help tackle the potentially devastating consequences of a lack of business resilience, Business in the Community (which was founded by HRH The Prince of Wales) is launching a tool for businesses designed to check their robustness in the face of a crisis. SMEs make up 99.9% of...
Posted On 10 May 2018
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Abloy UK set to host interactive webinar on key subject of security integration for end users

Security expert Abloy UK is hosting an interactive webinar at 10.00 am on Thursday 24 May with a view to answering the question: “When is a key more than just a key?” Hosted by Pip Courcoux (sales and product manager for CLIQ Systems) and Steve Wintle (head of CNI at the...
Posted On 10 May 2018
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Telford-based AT Brown (Coaches) combats fuel thieves with pulse fence installation

A Shropshire-based coach company has beaten the fuel thieves who threatened to wreck the business’ viability after 100 years of operation by the same family. AT Brown (Coaches) Ltd of Telford brought in monitored pulse fencing to prevent costly break-ins by opportunist...
Posted On 10 May 2018
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Industry champion Mike Hurst achieves Certified Protection Professional designation

Now serving in his twentieth year as a member of ASIS UK, the Chapter’s vice-chairman and security industry champion Mike Hurst has attained the highly prestigious Certified Protection Professional (CPP) designation at the first attempt. The CPP certification for security...
Posted On 10 May 2018