News Analysis: National Cyber Security Centre Annual Report. News Special: ‘Creating A Security Culture’. News Special: IRM International Certificates in Risk Management. Opinion: European Union General Data Protection Regulation. Opinion: Security Business Sector Insight. BSIA Briefing: Developments in Biometric Security. Advancing the Science of Risk-Based Security Design. Security Management in the Extractive Industry. Continuous Availability for Security Solutions. Data Storage Regimes for Security Systems. Remote Monitoring for Video Surveillance. Physical Security Information Management in the Public Sector. Security in the Transport Sector: TfL Case Study on Access Control. Meet The Security Company: Omni Security Services. The Security Institute’s View: Facing the Challenges of Crisis Management. In The Spotlight: ASIS International’s UK Chapter on ASIS 2017. FIA Technical Briefing: Updates to British Standard BS 5839-1. Plus: Fire Safety Management and Installation Supplement, Security Services: Best Practice Casebook on the TUPE Regulations, Cyber Security: Advanced Persistent Threats, Training and Career Development, 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.