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University of Worcester attains certification against Surveillance Camera Commissioner’s Code of Practice

In line with the Surveillance Camera Commissioner’s Code of Practice, the University of Worcester has achieved third party certification through IQ Verify for its use of CCTV systems across the St John’s Campus and the City Campus in addition to other sites. Certification...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
Abbey Petkar
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Small Business Network supports Security Industry Authority’s plans for the future

Following a recent Parliamentary review, the Security Industry Authority (SIA) has recommended a systematic and transformational approach towards regulation going forward – a stance supported by the Small Business Network (SBN), the security industry body made up of leading...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
Barrie Millet
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Wesleyan’s head of security Barrie Millett to lead on new CSSC regional safety initiative

A popular safety and security information sharing service is now set for launch in the West Midlands. The Cross-Sector Safety and Security Communications (CSSC) scheme is a national initiative designed to promote greater links between the police, Government organisations and...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
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ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions issues White Paper on key management for void properties

ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, a UK division of ASSA ABLOY, has just released its latest White Paper that concentrates specifically on key management and control for void properties in the social housing sector. According to the Department for Communities and Local Government,...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
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Building Evacuation: Let Your Voice Be Heard

Despite the clear benefits of integrating voice evacuation as part of a life safety infrastructure, there’s no mandatory requirement in the UK to do so. Ian Bridgewater explains the standards that relate to the design, specification and installation of voice evacuation...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
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Security’s Role in Keeping High Street Shops Open for Business

Tough trading conditions in the High Street right now have been well documented but, with theft and violence also on the up, the time has surely come for a radical new approach towards security. With this firmly in mind, Daniel Hardy explains the rationale behind an exciting new...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
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‘The Power of Communication’: The Importance of Critical Event Management Platforms

Critical events were commonplace across the world last year, ranging from major weather episodes such as Hurricane Irma through to large-scale cyber attacks and on again to the shocking terrorist attacks in London, Manchester, America and Sweden, not to mention many other...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
Steve Bell
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Investing in Quality Security Systems: How Can You Prove ‘The Gold Standard’?

Quality is now a big selling point for security systems, due at least in part to increased corporate and personal liability in today’s workplaces. All solution manufacturers will claim that they produce quality products for their customers, but how can purchasing end users...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
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TDSi unveils new features for powerful EXgarde Web integrated security solution

Integrated security systems developer TDSi has unveiled some “exciting new features” for its powerful EXgarde Web security solution. Additional functionality includes approving door entry PIN codes and photo capture, all from any secure Internet-enabled device. Alex...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
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Vista introduces all-new Viper H5S NVRs and VK2 mini dome camera models

Vista has released two new products to complement its current solutions range. The Viper H5S is a range of powerful NVRs, while the new mini dome extends the popular range of VK2 cameras. The Viper NVRs are supplied as 4, 8 or 16-channel units in a 1U high compact casing. All...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
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