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G4S Board “reviewing options” for separation of Cash Solutions from main Group

The Board of G4S is reviewing options for the separation of the Group’s Cash Solutions business from the Group following the establishment of the Global Cash Solutions division on 1 January 2018. Since 2013, G4S’ portfolio management programme has created a focused Group with two...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018
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Government publishes Implementation Plan for change in wake of Hackitt Review

The Government has published its plan for implementing changes to the regulatory framework around building safety in response to the recommendations set out in the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety overseen by Dame Judith Hackitt. The Implementation Plan...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018
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Brooknight Security appoints Simon Chapman in commercial director’s role

Brooknight Security – the independently owned and operated business providing a range of security services to corporate and retail sector customers alike – has announced the appointment of Simon Chapman to the role of commercial director. Chapman joins the business...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018
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CMA’s attempt to improve UK audit market “risks putting the cart before the horse” warns ICSA

ICSA: The Governance Institute has expressed concerns that the UK audit market will not improve unless issues of education, training and trust are first addressed. The Institute also believes that the statutory audit services update paper published by the Competition and Markets...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018
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Peter Karlströmer appointed divisional president for Security Services Europe at Securitas

Peter Karlströmer has been appointed divisional president for Security Services Europe at Securitas and also becomes a member of Securitas Group Management. Karlströmer is due to start his new role no later than 4 March 2019. Karlströmer joins Securitas from Cisco Systems where...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018
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Risk Summit 2019: Inaugural London event in March “will challenge attitudes to risk”

The official programme for the inaugural Risk Summit has been announced. The Summit features a host of inspirational speakers from across the globe, whose experience of risk has helped shape or influence their respective industries. Run in association with SafetyCulture, Risk...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018
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Inspiration in HR Award signifies “great organisational culture” at Axis Communications

At the recent IFSEC Security and Fire Excellence Awards Ceremony held in central London, the Inspiration in HR Award bestowed on an annual basis by SSR Personnel was won by surveillance specialist Axis Communications. The Inspiration in HR Award recognises the work of Human...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018
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“Regulation is the only way to control IoT cyber security threat” asserts Databarracks

The Internet of Things (IoT) will be the source of more data breaches as the ongoing mass adoption and rapid growth in the number of connected devices continues, both in terms of consumer products and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). That’s the view of business...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018