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Businesses witness “significant rise in fraud and risk during 2016” reports Kroll

According to those executives surveyed for the 2016-2017 Kroll Annual Global Fraud and Risk Report, it would appear that fraud, cyber and security incidents are now the ‘new normal’ for companies across the world. The proportion of executives reporting that their...
Posted On 17 Jan 2017
Allianz Risk Barometer 2017: Top 10 Global Risks
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Allianz Global Corporate’s latest Barometer charts Top 10 business risks for 2017

Cyber security and related issues are fast emerging as the biggest risk for today’s companies. That’s the firm belief of risk experts in the UK and overseas whose views are showcased in the sixth annual Allianz Risk Barometer issued by Allianz Global Corporate and...
Posted On 13 Jan 2017
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HID Global “first to enable end-to-end ID and access management for physical and IT security”

HID Global, the secure identity solutions specialist, has announced “the industry’s first end-to-end identity and access management solution” that enables Government agencies and other organisations requiring higher security to use a single credential for accessing...
Posted On 13 Jan 2017
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Department for Transport opens consultation on drone safety and security to protect public

The Government plans to introduce new measures designed to ensure the successful uptake of drones is matched by strong safeguards to protect the public. Measures out for consultation on Wednesday 21 December include the mandatory registration of new drones, tougher penalties for...
Posted On 21 Dec 2016
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‘Life-changing’ scholarships for overseas students announced by University of Leicester

The University of Leicester has announced the names of its 2016 Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholars. These students have been awarded Commonwealth Scholarships to allow them to pursue a Master’s course in Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management while living in their home...
Posted On 27 Sep 2016
Ken Livingstone MSc
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Perpetuity Training Academy introduces eLearning MSc in International Security and Risk Management

Specialist security management training provider Perpetuity is now offering security professionals the opportunity to achieve an MSc in International Security and Risk Management. The unique MSc programme has been developed in collaboration with the University of South Wales...
Posted On 12 Sep 2016
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Cloudview urges CCTV end users to rigorously check Data Protection Act compliance

Cloud-based video surveillance company Cloudview is warning that many of the CCTV systems businesses employ to protect property, staff or tenants risk breaching current data protection-centric legislation, in turn placing companies at risk of fines, bad publicity and even...
Posted On 01 Jun 2016
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Home Secretary Theresa May sets out “radical” Fire and Rescue Service reform programme

Home Secretary Theresa May has unveiled a programme of reform for the Fire and Rescue Services that promises to be as radical and ambitious as that delivered across the policing landscape since 2010. Speaking at an event hosted by Think Tank Reform, the Home Secretary praised the...
Posted On 25 May 2016
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NCA publishes six-month review of warrants and orders used to seize and retain evidence

A six-month review of the warrants and orders used by the National Crime Agency (NCA) to seize and retain evidence in its investigations has now been published. The review began in August 2015 after two NCA cases failed: one due to the fact that warrants were challenged...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
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AIIM research shows risk and compliance now the largest drivers for information management

According to new AIIM research, the number of large organisations citing risk and compliance as the largest drivers for information management (IM) has risen hugely in the past year (from 38% to 59%). Nearly half (44%) of mid-sized organisations also cite risk and compliance as...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016