Paul Eggleton (left) and Zak Doffman
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Digital Barriers and Capita announce details underpinning strategic partnership

Digital Barriers and Capita have signed a global strategic partnership that will see the former’s full suite of technology, including live facial recognition solutions, integrated with Capita’s Control Room solutions. The agreement sees Digital Barriers’ ultra-low bandwidth...
Posted On 30 Jul 2019
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Wearable First Aid and trauma pack launched to protect citizen first responders

TRISAT, a British company specialising in the protection of people and assets, has launched the B L AID+ (Ballistic Advanced Incident Defence System). The wearable First Aid and trauma pack helps to mitigate the risks posed to citizen first responders from shootings, stabbings...
Posted On 21 May 2019
Malcolm Cheshire
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Knife Crime: A Medical Emergency Perspective

The psychosocial causes of knife crime remain a matter of ongoing debate, with no clear prospect of an early resolution. However, the consequences arising from stabbings, which are often fatal due to severe blood loss (ie haemorrhaging), are very much a matter of immediate...
Posted On 27 Mar 2019
Steve Loughney
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Alarming News… Is Anyone Listening?

Fire safety experts have long queried why people don’t respond to siren-based alarms, with voice evacuation systems often mooted as being the better alternative when it comes to relaying information and prompting quicker reactions from affected individuals during an...
Posted On 16 Mar 2019
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IFSEC International and Security & Counter Terror Expo to co-locate at ExCeL London in 2020

Organisers UBM and Clarion have announced the co-location of their ever-popular IFSEC International and Security & Counter Terror Expo events from May 2020. Next year, IFSEC International will move to a new dateline of 19-21 May and welcome three events alongside it at ExCeL...
Posted On 19 Feb 2019
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Body-Worn Cameras: The Real-Time Way to Reduce Security Risk

Body-worn cameras may have started life primarily as a niche tool used in law enforcement and similar surveillance scenarios. However, due to enhancements such as an increase in battery power, their uses have expanded exponentially over the last few years, writes Richard Revis....
Posted On 18 Sep 2018
Matthew Judge: CEO at Anvil Group
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Anvil Group unveils in-house medical assistance service for globally mobile organisations

Global travel and operational risk management specialist Anvil Group has launched an in-house medical assistance service. Dubbed ‘Anvil Assist’, this development renders Anvil Group the only solutions provider to offer clinician-delivered medical assistance as part of...
Posted On 06 Feb 2018
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Pilgrims Group Training Academy moves to expand safety and First Aid education regime

Pilgrims Group’s Training Academy has gained accreditation and centre approval from two education providing bodies, namely City & Guilds and the medical training evaluation body, Qualsafe. As a result, Pilgrims can now provide numerous medical training courses in First...
Posted On 23 Nov 2016
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Security companies adopt electronic guarding solution based on Xtralis’ ADPRO XOa 3.2 software

The all-new ADPRO XOa 3.2 software just introduced by Xtralis “vastly improves” the company’s electronic guard (eGuard) capability and enables both “service augmentation and positive transitions” for security officers employed by some of the largest...
Posted On 15 Jan 2016