News Analysis: UK-EU Security Co-operation Post-Brexit. News Special: Anti-Money Laundering Regime Review. Opinion: Access Control and the Equality Act 2010. Opinion: Mind Your Own Business. Risk and Security Management: Adapting to Devolving Threats. Access Control: Integrated Business Systems for Risk Professionals. Risk Management: The Three Stages of Maturity. Power Supply Continuity: Developments in UPS Systems. Security Management: Transitioning to Predictive Solutions. CCTV and Audio Monitoring. Meet The Security Company: Westgrove Group. The Security Institute’s View: The Prevent Duty and Universities. In The Spotlight: ASIS International’s UK Chapter on Nerve Agents and Novichoks. FIA Technical Briefing: Fire Industry Manufacturers Expo 2018. Plus: Security Services: Best Practice Casebook on Recognising ‘The Hero Factor’ in Security Staff, Mobile Technology: Security Management for BYOD, Training and Career Development: Risk Assessments for Retail Security, Risk in Action, Technology in Focus and Appointments
Brian Sims BA (Hons) Hon FSyI, Editor, Risk UK (Pro-Activ Publications) Beginning his career in professional journalism at The Builder Group in March 1992, Brian was appointed Editor of Security Management Today in November 2000 having spent eight years in engineering journalism across two titles: Building Services Journal and Light & Lighting. In 2005, Brian received the BSIA Chairman’s Award for Promoting The Security Industry and, a year later, the Skills for Security Special Award for an Outstanding Contribution to the Security Business Sector. In 2008, Brian was The Security Institute’s nomination for the Association of Security Consultants’ highly prestigious Imbert Prize and, in 2013, was a nominated finalist for the Institute's George van Schalkwyk Award. An Honorary Fellow of The Security Institute, Brian serves as a Judge for the BSIA’s Security Personnel of the Year Awards and the Securitas Good Customer Award. Between 2008 and 2014, Brian pioneered the use of digital media across the security sector, including webinars and Audio Shows. Brian’s actively involved in 50-plus security groups on LinkedIn and hosts the popular Risk UK Twitter site. Brian is a frequent speaker on the conference circuit. He has organised and chaired conference programmes for both IFSEC International and ASIS International and has been published in the national media. Brian was appointed Editor of Risk UK at Pro-Activ Publications in July 2014 and as Editor of The Paper (Pro-Activ Publications' dedicated business newspaper for security professionals) in September 2015. Brian was appointed Editor of Risk Xtra at Pro-Activ Publications in May 2018.