pr EN16763 is under the microscope at Euralarm

Euralarm kick-starts Stakeholder Group for European Services Standard prEN 16763

Back in 2011, Euralarm initiated the development of the first European Standard concerning the quality levels of services for electronic fire safety and security systems. This EN Standard, commonly known as prEN 16763, is now in the enquiry phase after long and intensive...
Posted On 20 Jul 2015
Left to Right: NSI CEO Richard Jenkins, FSA chairman Pat Allen and ECA Group CEO Steve Bratt at IFSEC International 2015

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
Carl Meason

Leading professionals earn key promotions at Unipart Security Solutions

Unipart Security Solutions has announced the key promotions of Carl Meason (to director of electronics), Andi Hayes (to the role of general manager for security guarding) and Steve Mowatt (who becomes quality, compliance and training manager). Carl Meason joined the Unipart...
Posted On 27 May 2015
The Fire and Security Association is calling on the new Government to engage on three key issues that affect fire and security companies: prompt payment, boosting technical skills and cost-effective business licensing

“Payment, skills and cost-effective business licensing all crucial to success” urges Fire and Security Association

The Fire and Security Association (FSA) is calling on the new Conservative Government to engage with the organisation on three key issues affecting fire and security companies: prompt payment, boosting technical skills and cost-effective business licensing. With regard to...
Posted On 13 May 2015
VSG is celebrating 15 years of delivering

VSG celebrates 15 Years of “Delivering Security with Vision” for end users

Security specialist Vision Security Group (VSG), part of the Compass Group UK & Ireland, is celebrating 15 years of delivering “security with vision”. Founded in 2000, VSG is one of the leading security solutions companies in the UK, driving value for clients by...
Posted On 06 May 2015
G4S has just published its Annual Report for 2014

G4S posts strong 2014 Annual Report with revenues totalling £6.8 billion

Global security business G4S has just issued its Annual Report for 2014, wherein the company outlines that emerging market businesses have accounted for 36% of Group revenues and 40% of profits across the last 12-month period. The company has posted total revenues of £6.8 billion...
Posted On 27 Apr 2015
Barry Dawson: business director at VSG

VSG attains prestigious certification from The Top Employers Institute

Vision Security Group (VSG) – Compass Group UK and Ireland’s specialist security business – has achieved certification as a ‘Top Employer in the UK: 2015’. This is the fourth year running that VSG has been recognised by The Top Employers Institute for affording its...
Posted On 18 Feb 2015