Richard Jenkins: CEO at the NSI
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NSI and BIFM take part in ITN programme focused on security and fire safety

In partnership with the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM), the National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has participated in a current affairs-style programme produced by ITN Productions and previewed today at BIFM’s ThinkFM Annual Conference in London. The programme...
Posted On 13 May 2015
Andrew Nicholls and Dr Alison Wakefield are taking on new Board-level roles at The Security Institute
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New Deputy Chairman and Vice-Chairman appointed by The Security Institute

The Security Institute’s new chairman Garry Evanson CSyP FSyI is to be supported in his efforts to progress the organisation’s development thanks to the appointment of a new deputy chairman and vice-chairman on the Board of Directors. These roles will be taken by,...
Posted On 12 May 2015
The Institute of Risk Management has published a guidance framework which outlines how to ensure that risk models, created by insurers to comply with the requirements of Solvency II, add value to businesses beyond just meeting regulatory requirements
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IRM publishes framework document designed to keep Solvency II risk models relevant

The Institute of Risk Management’s Internal Model Industry Forum has published a guidance document based on its research into the effective validation of risk models created by the insurance industry to comply with the requirements of Solvency II. Entitled ‘The Validation...
Posted On 11 May 2015
VSG is celebrating 15 years of delivering
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VSG celebrates 15 Years of “Delivering Security with Vision” for end users

Security specialist Vision Security Group (VSG), part of the Compass Group UK & Ireland, is celebrating 15 years of delivering “security with vision”. Founded in 2000, VSG is one of the leading security solutions companies in the UK, driving value for clients by...
Posted On 06 May 2015
David Ward: Managing Director of Ward Security
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The Increasing Importance of Collaborative Working

As the UK faces ongoing cuts to policing and public services, the challenge for the security industry is to show leadership in how it can help cover the shortfall in police effectiveness, particularly at a deterrent level, as well as assist local authorities in deriving the best...
Posted On 06 May 2015
ASIS International will hold its 15th European Security Conference and Exhibition in London on 6-8 April 2016
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London set to host 2016 ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition

ASIS International, the global organisation for security professionals, has announced that it will hold its 15th European Security Conference and Exhibition in the city of London on 6-8 April 2016. The 15th ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition (or ASIS Europe 2016) is...
Posted On 16 Apr 2015
Skills for Security's Workshop proved to be a huge success
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Young students “inspired” by attendance at Skills for Security Careers Workshop

Earlier this month, a group of 16-18 year old female students attended a Security Workshop at Skills for Security’s Training Centre during which they were introduced to the security sector and career options that it has to offer. The Security Workshop in Birmingham proved to be a...
Posted On 31 Mar 2015
UK-based companies are being given the chance to expand their business overseas thanks to UBM EMEA’s partnership with UKTI DSO for the 2015 Protection and Management event at London’s ExCeL in June
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UBM EMEA announces partnership with UKTI for 2015 Protection and Management Series

UBM EMEA – the organiser of IFSEC International, FIREX International and Safety & Health Expo – has announced a partnership with UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) to host a meetings and education programme that will service all three events taking place at ExCeL,...
Posted On 25 Mar 2015
Lyndon Bird FBCI
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Lyndon Bird to step down from technical director’s role at the Business Continuity Institute

It’s the end of an era for the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) as Lyndon Bird FBCI has announced he’s to stand down from his role. Across the last 21 years, Bird has become an integral part of the Institute. He was one of the founding members, served as chairman...
Posted On 06 Mar 2015
Mitie has been awarded the ISO 27001 certification for Information Security Management
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Mitie recognised for ‘Best in Class’ approach to managing and securing client data

Mitie has been awarded ISO 27001 certification: the international standard for Information Security Management. The certification recognises Mitie’s ‘Best in Class’ approach to managing sensitive information and keeping it secure. The certification has been awarded to...
Posted On 27 Feb 2015