BSIA members make firm commitment to Health and Safety Best Practice

The British Security Industry Association has launched a new Health and Safety Forum dedicated to providing networking and information sharing opportunities for Health and Safety professionals working in the private security industry. Launched at Stamford Bridge” the home...
Posted On 09 Dec 2014

Servest Group launches dedicated Future Leader Programme

Facilities management solutions provider Servest Group has launched a development programme specifically designed to progress the careers of high-performing team members and attract the brightest graduates into the organisation. Under the scheme, which begins in March next year,...
Posted On 08 Dec 2014

Reductions in false alarms and police response times revealed at CSL Insurers’ Forum

CSL DualCom’s seventh annual Insurers’ Forum witnessed an excellent turnout of over 50 senior professionals and consultants from leading insurance companies who gathered at Vodafone’s headquarters in Newbury. Ray Kay, head of Vodafone M2M UK, kicked off the...
Posted On 07 Dec 2014

BAFE supports Scottish Fire and Rescue Service research on causes of false fire alarms

A multi-agency partnership is set to study the causes of false alarms from fire alarm systems in buildings and their frequency of occurrence which will result in proposed solutions being developed to prevent recurrences in the future. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is...
Posted On 06 Dec 2014

Ninth consecutive year of ACS audit score improvement recorded by Showsec

Event and venue security solutions specialist Showsec has achieved year-on-year improvement in the Security Industry Authority’s Approved Contractor Scheme ratings for the ninth time in succession. An extensive assessment of all aspects of the company’s operation...
Posted On 05 Dec 2014

IHS Research Note: ‘What does the future hold in store for Access Control-as-a-Service?’

In the latest Research Note from IHS, Blake Kozak” senior analyst for security and building technologies” discusses the future of hosted and managed access control solutions. How will the electronic access control industry embrace the cloud in the coming years? Will...
Posted On 04 Dec 2014

Siemens Building Technologies introduces latest version of Datacenter Clarity LC

Siemens Building Technologies has launched the latest version of Datacenter Clarity LC, an advanced software solution that harnesses a combination of real-time monitoring and Computational Fluid Dynamics in one single DCIM platform to enable data centre owners and managers to...
Posted On 03 Dec 2014

Home Secretary Theresa May introduces “urgently needed” Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill for the UK

Home Secretary Theresa May has brought to Parliament what has been described as” urgently-needed” legislation which will afford the UK some of the toughest powers in the world specifically designed to tackle the increasing threat posed by international terrorism....
Posted On 02 Dec 2014

Axis Security appoints Chris Wisely to new managing director’s role

Chris Wisely has been promoted from head of operations to the newly-created role of managing director at Axis Security (part of the Axis Group of security, reception management and cleaning and support services companies). Wisely” who will report to Group CEO Jonathan...
Posted On 01 Dec 2014

CrowdControlHQ: “IT directors ignore social media risks at their peril”

Marc Harris (CTO at CrowdControlHQ) examines the issues facing IT directors from the use of social media. Many IT directors operate their own personal Facebook and LinkedIn accounts. However, when it comes to corporate social media they pass responsibility for management of same...
Posted On 30 Nov 2014