NSI granted ISO 45001:2018 Health and Safety Standard accreditation by UKAS

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has been granted accreditation by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) for BS EN ISO 45001:2018 – the world’s first International Standard for occupational Health and Safety which replaces the British Standard OHSAS 18001....
Posted On 19 Jul 2019

Security Guarding: The ‘Customer First’ Approach

Security officers are often the most visible individuals in your building and likely to be the first point of contact for clients when visiting your organisation. Here, Amanda McCloskey explains why the customer experience offered by today’s security professionals really matters....
Posted On 14 Dec 2018

Meet The Security Company: Verifile

This is the fourteenth instalment in a series of articles for the readers of Risk Xtra where we shine the spotlight on NSI-approved businesses for the benefit of risk and security managers who purchase security guarding as well as systems-focused solutions. Answering our...
Posted On 30 Nov 2018

Verisure “revolutionises” security market with £5 million investment in ZeroVision Alarm system

Verisure, the provider of monitored security solutions and a specialist in the development of new security alarms, has continued the company’s fight against burglaries and unwanted intrusions perpetrated against members of the SME business community with the launch of a new...
Posted On 26 Jun 2018

National Security Inspectorate certificates 500th approved company for BAFE scheme

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has reached the significant milestone of recently certificating its 50oth fire approved company for a BAFE scheme. The 500th NSI approved company to be registered with BAFE is LogiScan Fire and Security based in Wellington, Somerset having...
Posted On 10 May 2018

NSI welcomes record number of service providers to IFSEC International 2017

The National Security Inspectorate’s (NSI) stand located within Installer World at IFSEC International was a busy place to be last week, with the organisation welcoming a record number of service providers to London’s ExCeL, all of whom were keen to discuss their...
Posted On 28 Jun 2017

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
Left to Right: Robert Moore (fire systems director, Boston Networks), Paul Goodbrand (operations director, Boston Networks), NSI CEO Richard Jenkins and Scott McEwan (CEO, Boston Networks)

Boston Networks awarded double NSI Gold and BAFE Certification

Boston Networks, an established and recognised Scottish-based provider of intelligent building solutions and fixed and wireless networks, has received recognition of its commitment to providing security and fire safety services of the highest standard with the award of two Gold...
Posted On 13 Oct 2015
Left to Right: NSI CEO Richard Jenkins, FSA chairman Pat Allen and ECA Group CEO Steve Bratt at IFSEC International 2015

FSA, ECA and NSI sign strategic Memorandum of Understanding at IFSEC International

The Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA), the Fire and Security Association (FSA) and specialist security and fire sector certification body the National Security Inspectorate (NSI) have signed a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). As a result of the new...
Posted On 17 Jun 2015
The inaugural Gold Certificates of Approval for Investigative Services to British Standard BS 102000: 2013 have been bestowed by the National Security Inspectorate

First Gold Certificates of Approval for Investigative Services to BS 102000: 2013 issued by NSI

The R-ISC Investigation & Surveillance Company, Global Options and Esoteric are the first three security companies to obtain National Security Inspectorate (NSI) certification to BS 102000:2013, now part of the NSI Gold approval – the “industry hallmark for...
Posted On 26 May 2015