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SSAIB’s auditors admitted to Register for Certified Technical Security Professionals

Tavcom Training, operator of the Register for Certified Technical Security Professionals (CTSP), has announced that Frank Smith and Nick Grewcock from the Security Systems and Alarms Inspection Board (SSAIB) are among the first auditors to be admitted. The CTSP Register was...
Posted On 23 Jul 2018
Louise McCree: specialist in HR issues for the security business sector
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‘Recruitment, Engagement and Retention Strategies for the Security Industry’ webinar announced by Easy Web Group

On Wednesday 20 September from 10.30 am-11.00 am, the Easy Web Group is running a webinar entitled ‘Recruitment, Engagement and Retention Strategies for the Security Industry’. The free-to-attend online event is aimed exclusively at senior leaders, Human Resources...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017
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SGW Safety & Security granted prestigious SABRE company licence by BRE Global

SGW Safety & Security Ltd (SGW) has just become one of the first companies to be granted a SABRE company licence by BRE Global Ltd. Both SGW’s UK and United Arab Emirates offices are included in the scope of SGW’s licence number SLC-004. SGW is able to offer SABRE assessment...
Posted On 06 Sep 2017
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“Manufacturers must turn ambition into action to drive Industry 4.0 value” urges KPMG

While many manufacturers – including those operating in the security business sector – are investing in Industry 4.0 capabilities, few have achieved the scale and integration needed to drive enterprise value. That’s according to KPMG’s new report entitled...
Posted On 06 Jun 2017
Jonathan Levine: CEO at the Axis Group
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Security and Front of House specialist Axis Group joins Institute of Customer Service

The Axis Group – one of the UK’s fastest-growing security, Front of House and support services organisations – has become a member of the Institute of Customer Service. The move is part of a Group-wide commitment to delivering ‘Best in Class’ customer...
Posted On 24 Apr 2017
One of CIS Security’s officers on site at The St Botolph Building in the Aldgate area of the City of London
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CIS Security achieves best ever score and Best Practice plaudits in wake of latest SIA ACS audit process

London-based guarding solutions specialist CIS Security has been awarded 170 points out of a possible 174 in its latest Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) audit, duly placing the business in the Top 1% of security companies operating within the UK. CIS Security has gone from...
Posted On 18 May 2016
The shared vision for the Cyber Security Academy is for it to become an internationally-recognised hub for cyber security activity
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“Most big businesses not prepared for cyber attacks” finds global corporate governance research

New research led by Goldsmiths, University of London indicates that 90% of global corporations are at serious risk of cyber attack, while the majority of big business leaders are not confident that they’re prepared for such an event. An independent study led by Dr Chris Brauer in...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
Revenues at business advisory firm BDO are now approaching the £400 million mark
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BDO LLP’s annual results for 2014-2015 demonstrate sustainable growth as revenues rise

Business advisory company BDO LLP has announced further growth and investment in its UK operation during 2014-2015, with its annual results showing revenues approaching the £400 million mark. The business, which has increased revenues by 40% in the last three years both through...
Posted On 18 Oct 2015
Brian Sims BA (Hons) Hon FSyI: Editor of Risk UK
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In Total Control?

Robust financial benchmarks play a significant role in the global economy and impact a multitude of monetary instruments and contracts used by companies, Governments and consumers. It’s somewhat worrying, then, that the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) thematic review of...
Posted On 17 Aug 2015