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OCS wins security contract with Her Majesty’s Courts & Tribunals Service

OCS, the international facilities management services company, has been appointed by Her Majesty’s Courts & Tribunals Service (HMCTS) to provide security services encompassing security guarding and alarm monitoring. HMCTS has invested in new contracts to deliver more...
Posted On 13 Jan 2020
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Ward Security advances growth plans with chief commercial officer appointment

Ward Security has appointed Paul Harvey to its Executive Board in the role of chief commercial officer, in turn reflecting the company’s plans to maintain and continue its trend of upward growth. The national security company was named as one of the fastest-growing businesses in...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020
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Amulet officially opens new Command, Control and Intelligence Centre

Amulet, the specialist security solutions provider of the Churchill Group, has relocated its core security control hub. The new Command, Control and Intelligence Centre (CCIC) will now enable the company to enhance its services, advance its technology and develop its people from...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020
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Raising Standards: Maintaining Supply Chain Integrity in Guarding Services

The procurement of additional labour to support service delivery in the security guarding and event management sectors is common practice and gives companies the flexibility to scale operations effectively. When professionally managed, this extension of the labour force ensures...
Posted On 06 Jan 2020
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BSIA Briefing

In this month’s BSIA Briefing, Tom Ford speaks to Risk Xtra about what he has observed when stepping into the security industry and airs his views on the key role Trade Associations have to play when it comes to driving the industry forward. Two weeks before starting at the...
Posted On 24 Dec 2019
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OSPAs Thought Leadership Summit 2020: Shaping the Future Security Agenda

The third Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) Thought Leadership Summit, organised in association with the National Security Inspectorate, takes place on Wednesday 26 February 2020 at the Royal Lancaster in central London and is set to deliver a lively,...
Posted On 23 Dec 2019
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“Security set to see high impact from FM digital transformation” claims Mitie

New research from Mitie has shown that almost half (48%) of facilities managers are missing out on the benefits of digital transformation by not adopting new technology. The company’s latest report, entitled ‘Digital Transformation: Is Facilities Management...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019
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Securitas aims to double security solutions and electronic security business by 2023

At the company’s Investor Day held in Stockholm on Thursday 5 December, Securitas presented a new ambition for its security solutions and electronic security business: to double in size to approximately £3.24 billion by 2023. The company also updated its official financial...
Posted On 06 Dec 2019
Left to Right: Awards host Tess Daly, Naomi Austin and Duaine Taylor of Axis Group Integrated Services and Jeff Johnson from SSR Personnel
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Axis Group Integrated Services wins prestigious 2019 Inspiration in HR Award

Axis Group Integrated Services has won the 2019 Inspiration in HR Award, sponsored as always by SSR Personnel. The trophy was bestowed at the IFSEC Security and Fire Excellence Awards Ceremony held at The London Hilton Hotel on Park Lane. The Inspiration in HR Award is designed...
Posted On 26 Nov 2019
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Former head of security at 30 St Mary Axe launches new security business

A new business that promises a fresh approach towards security consultancy and contract management has been launched by Danny Moody, a senior security management professional with almost 20 years’ experience of protecting high-profile assets. Tobruk Security Management Services...
Posted On 25 Nov 2019