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Business Travel: Meeting Your Duty of Care

In our ever-growing global economy, travelling for business is now commonplace in many organisations. According to research conducted at the turn of 2016 by the Collinson Group, 54% of Human Resources (HR) professionals anticipate that sending employees abroad will become more...
Posted On 19 May 2016
Simon Chapman
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Staff Crime and Combating ‘The Insider Threat’

‘The Insider Threat’ is a hot topic of concern both for the Security Services and for security and risk professionals working within major public and private sector organisations. Setting up effective counter-measures for staff crime – whether the motivation for such...
Posted On 15 Apr 2016
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Securitas encourages diversity with celebration to mark International Women’s Day 2016

As part of the organisation’s key focus on creating a greater and more diverse workforce, Securitas has held its first ‘Women in Security’ celebrations at its new Operations Centre in Milton Keynes. The event, which was held on Tuesday 8 March to mark International Women’s...
Posted On 09 Mar 2016
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Bloomberg’s 2016 survey places Securitas in Top 400 list of UK’s best employers

Security solutions specialist Securitas has been ranked among the UK’s Top 400 employers following an independent survey carried out on behalf of Bloomberg, the global business and financial information news leader. The detailed survey was conducted last October by Statista for...
Posted On 16 Feb 2016
Karen Morris-Lanz@ the new HR director at Securitas
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Karen Morris-Lanz appointed Human Resources director at Securitas

Securitas has appointed a new Human Resources (HR) director who will support the UK business in achieving its strategy for growth and commercial success. Karen Morris-Lanz joins the company from Waponi’s HR function and brings with her a wealth of HR consultancy experience...
Posted On 14 Sep 2015
Security companies operating north of the border are invited to attend a free BSIA seminar focusing on current legal issues
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BSIA offers “essential” legal advice to security companies operating in Scotland

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has joined forces with Moorepay Legal Services to deliver a forthcoming employment law seminar specifically designed to provide “essential” legal advice for those security companies presently operating in Scotland. The...
Posted On 11 Aug 2015
A new study reveals that more than half of jobseekers are including incorrect information on their applications
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“Over 50% of job applicants are providing false information on CVs” states HireRight

More than half (56%) of job applications in 2014 contained false or inaccurate information. That’s according to the latest research findings issued by HireRight, the global due diligence specialist. As the economic outlook brightened, the proportion of job seekers providing...
Posted On 24 Feb 2015
Professor Martin Gill
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‘What is the Value of Security in the Workplace?’: New survey launched by Perpetuity Research

As part of the Security Research Initiative (SRI), Perpetuity Research has launched a dedicated and detailed survey in a bold bid to fully understand how effective and efficient security does help – and, indeed, could be assisting – other areas of a given host business. Most...
Posted On 22 Jan 2015