Tom Knierim
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Biometric Automation for Airports: Travelling Bliss or Privacy Nightmare?

Checkpoints at airports have always been an object of passenger discontent with both document and immigration checks consistently receiving the lowest scores in passenger satisfaction surveys. Biometric technology has long been hailed as the ‘silver bullet’ to solve...
Posted On 21 Nov 2019
Jeff Gravenhorst
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“Strong organic growth” for first nine months of 2019 signalled by ISS Group

ISS, the workplace experience and facilities management company, has published a trading update for the first nine months of 2019. Revenue increased by 6.3% and by 8.9% in Q3. Organic growth stands at 6.8% in the first nine months of 2019 and at 8.4% for Q3 driven in the main by...
Posted On 21 Nov 2019
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Amulet named Security Guarding Company of the Year at IFSEC Security and Fire Excellence Awards

Amulet, the specialist security solutions provider that’s part of the wider Churchill Group, has won the Security Guarding Company of the Year Award (for those businesses over the £25 million turnover mark) at the 2019 IFSEC Security and Fire Excellence Awards. The ceremony...
Posted On 21 Nov 2019
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Latest Cifas research unearths sharp rise in employment application fraud

Research conducted by Cifas has revealed a sharp rise in employment application fraud by middle-aged jobseekers. The research, released as part of the organisation’s ‘Faces of Fraud’ campaign, shows that there was an overall increase in application fraud across...
Posted On 21 Nov 2019
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IFSEC International strengthens four-decade partnership with NSI

IFSEC International has announced the renewal and strengthening of its partnership with the National Security Inspectorate (NSI), a relationship that has now spanned four decades. Taking place on 19-21 May at ExCeL London, IFSEC International is the global platform for the...
Posted On 21 Nov 2019
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Wearable Technology: Making Improvements to Workplace Health and Safety

There have been many arguments made about how the use of robots and Artificial Intelligence (AI) could replace the role of workers across numerous industries, writes Axel Schmidt. However, the reality of the situation is that full automation isn’t a pragmatic approach and...
Posted On 21 Nov 2019
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Mitie Group unveils half-year financials for six months ended 30 September 2019

Mitie Group plc, the facilities management and professional services company, has announced its financial and operational results for the six months ended 30 September 2019 during a live webcast broadcast from the company’s headquarters at The Shard in central London....
Posted On 21 Nov 2019