The newly-formed Securitas CTO Team
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Securitas establishes specialist technology team to drive integrated security solutions

Securitas Security Services UK has announced the creation of a new specialist team which will play a vital role in driving forward the business’ strategy to integrate traditional security guarding solutions with evolving technologies. The new technology team, which is...
Posted On 22 Jul 2015
Securitas has won a major contract with The Peel Group
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Securitas wins contract to supply security services for The Peel Group

Securitas has won the contract to provide security services for The Peel Group. 160 officers will provide security guarding, key holding and concierge solutions across 17 of The Peel Group’s UK sites, among them MediaCityUK. The contract encompasses The Peel Group’s aviation and...
Posted On 14 Jul 2015
The British American Tobacco Team from Securitas won the Best Team Award
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Securitas and Axis Security honour outstanding employees during annual awards ceremonies

Leading security solutions providers Securitas and Axis Security have held their annual awards ceremonies at which outstanding members of the companies’ respective security teams were honoured for their continued efforts on behalf of end user customers.  This year’s...
Posted On 09 Jul 2015
The British Security Industry Association has published its Annual Review for 2014-2015
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BSIA Annual Review highlights growing influence of Trade Association in standards development

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has published its Annual Review for 2014-2015, a document revealing that the Trade Association continues to expand its influence when it comes to the development of both British and European Standards. In the past 12 months alone,...
Posted On 06 Jul 2015
Elizabeth France: chairman of the Security Industry Authority
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Regulator publishes findings of Equality and Diversity Survey for the private security sector

The Security Industry Authority (SIA) recently commissioned independent research to help underpin and inform a better understanding of employment profiles, patterns and barriers for women, ethnic minorities and any other individuals that share protected characteristics in the...
Posted On 06 Jul 2015
BSI has just published the security management standard BS 16000
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BS 16000 Security Management Standard published by British Standards Institution

Business standards company the British Standards Institution (BSI) has published BS 16000: Security Management – Strategic and Operational Guidelines. The guidance outlines the basic principles of security management and describes what should be included to effectively...
Posted On 06 Jul 2015
Left to Right: Representatives from the City of London Police Crime Squad, Antoinette Edwards (UniTrust), UniTrust security officer Val Trifinov, Ian Yexley (md at UniTrust), George Westwell of Cheval and Shiv Gill (also of UniTrust)
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UniTrust Protection Services’ security officer Val Trifinov presented with Special Recognition Award

Security solutions provider UniTrust Protection Services has presented Val Trifinov, one of the company’s many dedicated security officers, with a Special Recognition Award for his actions while working on an assignment at the ‘Cheval 3 Quays’ luxury apartments development...
Posted On 25 Jun 2015
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Axis Security launches e-Connect platform to enhance service delivery and employee support

Axis Security has launched Axis e-Connect, a bespoke online platform designed to help the company’s clients “significantly enhance” the levels of control, management and understanding of services being delivered, at the same time providing a portal for...
Posted On 25 Jun 2015
Left to Right: NSI CEO Richard Jenkins, FSA chairman Pat Allen and ECA Group CEO Steve Bratt at IFSEC International 2015
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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
Corps Security is celebrating another highly successful financial year
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Corps Security increases customer contract base by 25% in last financial year

Corps Security is celebrating another highly successful financial year which has seen the company increase its customer contract base by 25%. As well as achieving a number of prestigious new account wins, the dedicated provider of specialist security services also maintained its...
Posted On 12 Jun 2015