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Hochiki Europe set to host BIM-focused webinar for fire safety professionals

On Thursday 14 April at 1.00 pm, Hochiki Europe is hosting an educational webinar for fire safety-focused professionals. Entitled: ‘What You Need to Know About Building Information Modelling (BIM) for Today and Tomorrow’, the webinar will explore how – with the...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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Door & Hardware Federation and NSI join forces to promote powered gate safety Code of Practice

More than 200 of the UK’s foremost security installers were briefed on the biggest development in powered gate safety for many years while attending a major conference held in Birmingham. The NSI Installer Summit was organised by the National Security Inspectorate (NSI),...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
Steve Martin
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Working Together: Risk Management and Value Engineering

Steve Martin examines the similarities between risk management and value engineering, and assesses how the two disciplines might work together in the real world with a view to enhancing security regimes for today’s organisations. Upon an initial glance, risk management and value...
Posted On 13 Oct 2015
John Davies
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Security around The Internet of Things “demands serious consideration”

Nobody would doubt that the integration of physical and logical security has proven to be highly beneficial for both disciplines. With The Internet of Things (IoT) promising exponential growth and options for systems integration far beyond this, there also needs to be a word of...
Posted On 01 Oct 2015
The BSIA has issued new guidance on CCTV system grading for end users and security installers
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BSIA guidance document explains new CCTV grading system for end users

New guidance has been published by the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) to help users understand the system of security grading introduced by the BS EN 62676 series of international standards – the first standards for CCTV video surveillance that will be used to...
Posted On 18 Aug 2015
The end user visitor cohort increased at IFSEC International 2015
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UBM celebrates “another year of innovation, inspiration and industry excellence” for IFSEC International

UBM EMEA – the organiser of IFSEC International 2015 – has reported on a “hugely successful year” for Europe’s largest security event. Running from 16-18 June at ExCeL London, IFSEC International welcomed no less than 23,079 visitors through the doors,...
Posted On 14 Jul 2015
Johan Gerber
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Installation of Security Systems: How does it work for you?

There are hundreds of security installation companies spread across the UK all trying to do exactly the same thing in terms of satisfying the needs of their customers. Some are large nationals, others are local installers while several are what we sometimes refer to a...
Posted On 23 Jun 2015