Margaret Durr
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NSI consultation on draft Code of Practice NCP 119 receives “positive response”

The National Security Inspectorate’s (NSI) consultation on its new draft Code of Practice, NCP 119, for the provision of labour in the security and events sector has resulted in a “positive response” from approved companies and labour providers. Margaret Durr, head of...
Posted On 25 Nov 2019
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Securitas honours outstanding performance of staff at annual Community Awards

Securitas UK hosted its annual Community Awards on Wednesday 16 October. Now in their tenth year, the Community Awards are specifically designed to recognise the outstanding efforts of Securitas teams and individuals across the last 12 months. Winners were awarded in ten...
Posted On 22 Oct 2019
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“Unchecked conflicts of interest and ‘austerity’ fuelling corruption risks” states Fraud Advisory Panel

Domestic corruption risks in areas such as business, education, local Government and elections are neglected and poorly understood because officials focus on bribery overseas. This is the warning given by the Fraud Advisory Panel in its new report entitled ‘Hidden in Plain...
Posted On 04 Jul 2019
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Securitas UK achieves Business Superbrand status for second year in succession

Securitas UK has been awarded Business Superbrands status for 2019. The Business Superbrands survey tracks the perception of a wide-range of UK business brands, evaluating almost 1,600 brands across 63 categories this year alone. 2,500 UK business professionals, supplemented by...
Posted On 08 Apr 2019
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Counter espionage firm Esoteric appointed Corporate Partner of The Security Institute

Esoteric, the counter espionage and electronic bug sweeping company, has been appointed a Corporate Partner of The Security Institute, Britain’s largest membership body for security professionals. Continually striving to deliver quality to the sector, value to organisations and...
Posted On 30 Oct 2018
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Securitas celebrates outstanding performance of personnel at annual Community Awards

Securitas UK hosted its annual Community Awards on Thursday 13 September at Sopwell House in St Albans, Hertfordshire. Now in their ninth year, the Community Awards are specifically designed to recognise the outstanding efforts of Securitas teams and individuals over the past...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018
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Lessons Learned to launch new on-demand integrity and compliance training resource

Specialist integrity, ethics and compliance training consultancy Lessons Learned has announced the forthcoming launch of Lessons Learned On-Demand, the company’s new ‘click-and-play’ digital training resource that will provide instant access to many hours of short, high...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017
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ISO 37001: Anti-Bribery Management Systems standard afforded “strong vote of confidence”

Bribery is a serious issue of our times, costing lives and eroding economies all over the world. On a positive note, a new ISO standard presently in development to combat bribery has just been given a strong vote of confidence, taking it to the final stage before publication....
Posted On 19 Apr 2016
Home Secretary Theresa May
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Home Secretary announces reforms to Independent Police Complaints Commission

The Home Secretary has announced that the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) will be reformed and renamed to improve efficiencies, drive more effective governance and make it more responsive to the public. Theresa May has concluded that the IPCC’s existing governance...
Posted On 09 Mar 2016
Ward Security’s Nikhil Kamboj (compliance director) and Liana Dodd (HR director) proudly display the company’s latest Investors in People certification
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Ward Security retains Gold status in wake of triennial Investors in People assessment

Ward Security has successfully retained its Gold status following a triennial Investors in People (IiP) assessment. This significant achievement places the Kent-based security solutions provider within an exclusive group of a very small number of security companies to achieve the...
Posted On 06 Oct 2015
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