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“£674 per minute lost to bank transfer scams” unearths staggering Which? report

Banks cannot delay tackling transfer fraud a single day longer, Which? is warning, as new research shows a staggering £674 per minute is being lost to this devastating crime. The consumer champion is calling for all banks to urgently reassure their customers that they will be...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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Axis Security’s Julio Ferreira receives 2019 Security Officer of Distinction Award

Julio Ferreira, an Axis Security officer at St Paul’s Cathedral, has been presented with a 2019 Security Officer of Distinction Award for his bravery at St Paul’s Cathedral, where he played a major part in the capture of a dangerous individual in March this year. Ferreira was on...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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NCA secures Unexplained Wealth Orders for prime London property worth “tens of millions”

Three Unexplained Wealth Orders (UWOs) have been secured as part of a National Crime Agency (NCA) investigation into London property linked to a politically exposed individual believed to be involved in serious crime. The UWOs, which were obtained at the High Court last week, are...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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CTP’s ACT Awareness e-Learning tool scoops top international award from BCI

Counter-Terrorism Policing’s ACT Awareness e-Learning tool has scooped top prize at a prestigious European business resilience awards event. The product, developed in a groundbreaking partnership with retailer Marks and Spencer and learning provider Highfield, is now...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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GDPR anniversary “highlights need for businesses to change attitudes towards data protection”

With the first anniversary of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) now upon us, a prominent data expert is warning that companies need to change their attitude towards the legislation. Hellen Beveridge, privacy lead at Data Oversight, suggests that when it comes to the...
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UK businesses “struggling” with requests for personal information in GDPR era

One year on from the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into effect, a new study suggests that many UK businesses are struggling to process requests from customers who are exercising their right to access the personal information stored about...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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Sprinkler Systems in Schools: It’s Time for Investment

Of the 673 new schools built and opened under the Government’s flagship school programme, only 105 were fitted with sprinklers, writes Iain Cox. With hundreds of schools in the UK having a fire each year, this alarming statistic once again only emphasises that money spent on...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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Maxxess eFusion platform integrates with deister electronic key management systems

The Maxxess eFusion security management platform now integrates “off-the-shelf and seamlessly” with the widely used range of deister electronic key management systems. eFusion end users can now manage all of their keys from their centralised security management...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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Door entry loops from Contacta Systems ensure safety of hard-of-hearing visitors

Assistive listening specialist Contacta Systems has launched door entry hearing loops offering clear communication at secure entrances for those with hearing loss. The IL-EL42 PB and IL-EL42 PF offer clarity of sound for wearers of hearing aids and other assistive listening...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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PerpetuityARC Training makes oil and gas sector security management course available worldwide

PerpetuityARC Training, part of the Linx International Group, is making its ‘Managing Security Risks in the Oil and Gas Sector’ IQ Level 4 training course accessible to security managers and consultants operating in the sector anywhere in the world thanks to the...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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