Keep a vigilant eye on your email

As the general public are being warned to be on their guard against Ransomware which disguises itself as a legitimate email alert about suspicious payments or invoices, Colin Tankard, Managing Director of Digital Pathways, highlights the need for everyone to be more vigilant when...
Posted On 05 Jan 2014

Trailer mounted vehicle inspection system

Rapiscan Systems has launched its Rapiscan Eagle T60, a trailer mounted, drive through, high energy X-ray cargo inspection system for rapid deployment at ports, border crossings and checkpoints. The system, which helps detect contraband and threats such as explosives, weapons or...
Posted On 04 Jan 2014

All I want for Christmas is security

A recent report by Computer Business Review suggests that 41 per cent of organisations are planning to increase their IT security budget by 16 per cent in 2014. Two-thirds of organisations revealed that they were concerned about security issues after seeing a flurry of news...
Posted On 03 Jan 2014

Contract extension at Somerset House

London’s Somerset House has extended its security contract with First Security until 2015. The
Posted On 02 Jan 2014

Delta increases security for Origin Housing

Origin Housing, a provider of affordable housing and care and support services in London and Hertfordshire, has enhanced its residents’ security with the installation of Delta Security’s Model 9 steel doors. The existing timber doors, located in property entrances,...
Posted On 01 Jan 2014

EQ02 LifeMonitor certified

Equivital has received the IECEx, ATEX and Class 1, Division 1 certification for its product, the EQ02 LifeMonitor. The system can now be used in hazardous and explosive environments in Europe and North America, as well as other countries that recognise these standards. According...
Posted On 31 Dec 2013

Siemens’ Crystal showcases sustainable security

Since opening twelve months ago, the Crystal building featuring energy efficiency measures has shown over 83,000 visitors its intelligent building management, security and fire safety controls. Located in South East of London, the Crystal is a sustainable cities initiative by...
Posted On 30 Dec 2013

ACS status withdrawn following trial

A security company is having its Approved Contractor Scheme status withdrawn following convictions at Doncaster Magistrates’ Court. Project Security UK of Lazarus Court, Doncaster, and its two senior managers were convicted for security offences on 27 November. As a result,...
Posted On 29 Dec 2013

I can’t remember where I left my portaloo…

Mulled wine and festive celebrations can be a dangerous mix and produce unexpected losses for organisations. Wigs, a portaloo, eyelashes and a fire surround are among the most unusual items companies have lost or had stolen according to a new One Poll report commissioned by Avery...
Posted On 28 Dec 2013

Probe Investigations gets a BS gold star

SSAIB has recently completed an assessment of Probe Investigations (UK) in a pilot scheme that tested the company against the newly published British Standard 102000 for Investigative Services. This code of practice provides recommendations for the conduct, management, staffing...
Posted On 27 Dec 2013