The BSIA has launched a procurement survey to ascertain buying habits and patterns among security end users

End user security procurement survey devised and launched by BSIA

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is seeking to understand the factors which presently influence security procurement and investment by way of an online survey. The survey – which is open to all individuals involved in the procurement and management of security...
Posted On 11 May 2015
The TRUSTED CCTV Improvement Project’s Operational Standards for Security Camera Systems

TRUSTED CCTV Improvement Project publishes Operational Standards for security camera systems

For many years, the lack of any proper working standards relating specifically to the use of CCTV has created an environment where priorities have often weighed heavily towards the acquisition of the technology, with little practical regard to defining, understanding and...
Posted On 15 Apr 2015

Companies “risking employee safety” due to poor fire and lighting system maintenance

Extensive research conducted by Hochiki Europe – the specialist fire safety solutions developer – has found that a quarter of European businesses questioned are risking their employees’ safety due to poor maintenance of fire or emergency lighting systems within...
Posted On 19 Feb 2015
The NSI Services Auditor Team - Back Row Left to Right: Vernon Erekosima, Ian Sanderson, Trevor Underdown, Al Kyte and Neil Ohren. Front Row Left to Right: Clare Crump, Jo Fox, Margaret Durr (Head of Field Operations – Services) and Suvi Foy

NSI’s mandate to deliver assessment services for ACS renewed by Security Industry Authority

The Security Industry Authority (SIA) has renewed the National Security Inspectorate’s (NSI) mandate to deliver assessment services for the Regulator’s Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) from 1 April (subject to contract). Guarding services organisations with a commercial...
Posted On 02 Feb 2015
ISM and Wavestore have agreed on a new technology partnership for the benefit of end users

ISM-Wavestore technology partnership joins VMS with Genesys2 PSIM software

The technology partnership established between ISM and Wavestore has resulted in the successful integration of the latter’s video management software (VMS) with ISM’s Genesys2 PSIM Control Room software. ISM’s award-winning VMS and the patented Genesys2 Physical...
Posted On 09 Jan 2015