Global private companies “confident” about prospects but “underprepared” for cyber attacks

Private companies are confident about their own prospects, but underprepared for cyber attacks. That’s according to a new study conducted by PwC. Key findings from the global report include the fact that only 68% of private company CEOs are concerned about the speed of...
Posted On 17 Mar 2017

Fire and Security Association organises series of seminars for IFSEC and FIREX International

Fire safety and security professionals are being urged to attend next month’s IFSEC International Conference Programme in the wake of the Fire and Security Association (FSA) and the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA) agreeing on a partnership with t...
Posted On 27 May 2016
Paul Everitt: CEO of the ADS Group

Defence and security sectors see “clear benefit” in UK remaining part of the European Union

In a detailed analysis carried out on behalf of leading trade body the ADS Group, an economic assessment conducted by KPMG has demonstrated that the UK’s membership of the European Union (EU) delivers key benefits for our defence, security, aerospace and space sectors....
Posted On 13 Jun 2015
Standards are making a huge contribution towards the UK's GDP growth

CEBR report shows business standards contributed towards £8.2 billion* of GDP growth in UK plc

BSI, the business standards company, has published independent research from the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) demonstrating the economic benefits of standards to both the UK and individual UK businesses. The research – which is an update to a Department...
Posted On 11 Jun 2015
RUSI's headquarters in London's Whitehall

“Stimulate private investment to sustain critical security and intelligence R&D” urges RUSI

Ahead of a Strategic Defence and Security Review due to take place later on this year, the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI) report entitled The Future of Research and Development in the UK’s Security and Intelligence Sector explores the UK’s...
Posted On 05 May 2015