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Securitas recognised as certified Top Employer in UK for 2019

Securitas UK has been officially recognised as a Top Employer by the Top Employers Institute for its commitment to delivering exceptional people management and HR strategies. Top Employers are organisations of the highest calibre that have worked hard to create, implement and...
Posted On 04 Feb 2019
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Magenta Security’s leader highlights need for industry to support public services

A combination of uncertainty over Brexit negotiations and recent cutbacks in other areas of police funding has highlighted an opportunity for the private security industry to support public services. That’s the firm belief of Abbey Petkar, managing director of Magenta...
Posted On 30 Jan 2019
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SSAIB marks 25 years of certification excellence with series of 2019 celebrations

The Security Systems and Alarms Inspection Board (SSAIB) is honouring 25 years of excellence with a series of celebrations throughout 2019. Formed back in 1994, the SSAIB has continuously sought to maintain the highest of standards and is proud to have reached such an historic...
Posted On 23 Jan 2019
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Savills selects CIS Security to deliver security services at London Bridge City Estate

Property agent Savills has chosen CIS Security to manage and deliver security services for the prestigious London Bridge City Estate, a multi-use destination that’s enjoyed by visitors from across the globe. The iconic Estate is located along the River Thames between London...
Posted On 09 Jan 2019
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Meet The Security Company: Wilson James

This is the fifteenth 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 questions...
Posted On 31 Dec 2018
Stuart Lodge
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Lodge Security confirms acquisition of Ladbroke Security Services

Lodge Security has acquired Ladbroke Security Services, the managed security solutions provider boasting 120 staff and sales of £2.25 million. Ladbroke Security Services was founded back in 1990 by retailer Chinacraft to protect its assets. The company has since expanded its...
Posted On 20 Dec 2018
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Brooknight Security appoints Simon Chapman in commercial director’s role

Brooknight Security – the independently owned and operated business providing a range of security services to corporate and retail sector customers alike – has announced the appointment of Simon Chapman to the role of commercial director. Chapman joins the business...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018
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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
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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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Wilson James selects SmartTask as preferred technology partner for museums security contract

Wilson James has appointed SmartTask as its preferred technology partner and awarded the business with a deal for the supply of a mobile patrol and electronic smart form solution for a new security contract with several national museums. Under the agreement, the company will now...
Posted On 27 Nov 2018