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Shaun Kennedy appointed new Country President and managing director for Securitas UK

Shaun Kennedy has been appointed as the new Country President and managing director of Securitas UK. Kennedy will assume responsibility for these new roles early in 2019. He takes over from current Country President Brian Riis Nielsen who, having successfully led the...
Posted On 29 Nov 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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Excellence in security highlighted at BSIA’s inaugural British Security Awards 2018

On Wednesday 11 July at the London Marriott Hotel on Grosvenor Square, the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) gathered together member companies and their guests to celebrate the outstanding work being conducted within the security industry through the medium of the...
Posted On 13 Jul 2018
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BSIA to recognise “outstanding work” of UK’s security personnel at Annual Awards

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has announced the 2018 regional winners of the Trade Association’s ever-popular Security Personnel Awards. Each year, the BSIA holds awards both regionally and nationally to celebrate some of the truly outstanding personnel...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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Securitas UK introduces higher Minimum Wage of £8.03 for security officers

Working in partnership with the GMB Trade Union, Securitas UK has introduced a Minimum Wage of £8.03 for security officers. This rate of pay is 20 pence higher than the National Minimum Wage (which currently stands at £7.83). The new rate of remuneration came into effect on 1...
Posted On 31 May 2018
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Securitas recognised with RoSPA President’s 2018 Award for Health and Safety management

Securitas UK has retained the prestigious RoSPA President’s Award in recognition of the company’s practices and achievements in helping employees and clients to get home safely at the end of each working day. The internationally-renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards...
Posted On 24 Apr 2018
Greg Clark MP: Keynote speaker at the OSPAs Thought Leadership Summit
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Secretary of State for Business to address delegates at OSPAs Thought Leadership Summit

The Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, is set to provide the Keynote speech at the upcoming Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) Thought Leadership Summit, which takes place on Thursday 1 March at the Royal Lancaster...
Posted On 05 Feb 2018
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Securitas UK becomes 100th Recognised Service Provider to work with Living Wage Foundation

Securitas UK is now accredited as the 100th Recognised Service Provider working closely with the Living Wage Foundation. The only global security company currently accredited as a Recognised Service Provider, Securitas UK has made a commitment to offer a real Living Wage option...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017
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Securitas attains Free-Running Explosive Detection Dogs certification from Department for Transport

Securitas UK has officially achieved Free-Running Explosive Detection Dogs (FREDDs) certification – the European Union (EU) standard for the use of dogs in aviation cargo security regimes. Attained in conjunction with the Department for Transport, this groundbreaking achievement...
Posted On 02 Sep 2017
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal presents Mark Barber of Securitas with his Highly Commended certificate
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Securitas Academy manager Mark Barber receives City & Guilds accolade from HRH The Princess Royal

Mark Barber, Academy and qualifications design manager at Securitas UK, has been presented with the prestigious City & Guilds Highly Commended certificate by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal at the annual Prince Philip Medal Ceremony, which was held at St James Palace on...
Posted On 14 Jun 2017
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