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ASIS issues revised standard for private security company conformity assessment

ASIS International, the association for security management professionals, has released its new standard ‘Conformity, Assessment and Auditing Management Systems for the Quality of Private Security Company Operations’ (ANSI/ASIS PSC.2-2019). This standard, which is a...
Posted On 03 Sep 2019
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Cyber Security in the Manufacturing Sector: The Post-Brexit Outlook

We’re all very well aware of the potential economic impacts of Brexit, but the impending political and regulatory upheaval goes deeper than that. Cyber security could also be affected by a disorderly exit from the EU as the UK’s information exchange with partners around the world...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019
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The New ISO Standards: What Can They Bring to Your Business?

Organisations and their leaders are facing change at an unprecedented speed as digital technology and increasing globalisation continues to impact businesses. The new ISO Standards are a response to these forces, allowing organisations to continue to add value, while also helping...
Posted On 26 Jul 2017
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“Attention must now focus squarely on quality of fire risk assessments” urges BAFE

British Approvals for Fire Equipment (BAFE) – the independent not-for-profit organisation that creates schemes for the fire protection industry based on UK and European Standards and Best Practice for third party certification – considers it “imperative”...
Posted On 25 Jul 2017
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National Security Inspectorate announces successful transition to new accreditation standard

The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) has confirmed that the National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has been successful in transitioning its accreditation to ISO 17021-1:2015 (the latest version of the accredited standard for certification bodies which specifies the...
Posted On 17 May 2017
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Landmark international standard for collaborative business relationships introduced by BSI

BSI, the British Standards company, has launched ISO 44001: Collaborative Business Relationship Management Systems – Requirements and Frameworks. The new International Standard replaces BS 11000, and provides guidance for identifying, developing and managing collaborative...
Posted On 03 Mar 2017
NHS Protect has completed a comprehensive survey of lone worker protection across the NHS in England
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NHS Protect calls for consistent lone worker protection after survey highlights gaps in provision

As NHS workers become more mobile and start to provide additional services out in the community, NHS Protect has completed a comprehensive survey of lone worker protection across the NHS in England. The results suggest a “wide variance” in terms of provision by...
Posted On 06 Jul 2015
Securitas has triumphed in the 2015 RoSPA Awards
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Securitas triumphs in RoSPA’s Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2015

Specialist security solutions provider Securitas’ approach to the prevention of accidents and ill-health has been recognised in the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2015 which include the most sought-after accolades...
Posted On 28 Apr 2015