One of CIS Security’s officers on site at The St Botolph Building in the Aldgate area of the City of London

CIS Security achieves best ever score and Best Practice plaudits in wake of latest SIA ACS audit process

London-based guarding solutions specialist CIS Security has been awarded 170 points out of a possible 174 in its latest Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) audit, duly placing the business in the Top 1% of security companies operating within the UK. CIS Security has gone from...
Posted On 18 May 2016
Interpol's Global Complex for Innovation, which is based in Singapore

Interpol’s partnership agreement with Cellebrite strengthens efforts to combat cyber crime

Interpol and Cellebrite have signed an agreement which will see the mobile data technology specialist provide additional and continued support for Interpol’s global efforts aimed at fighting cyber criminality. The agreement will see Cellebrite provide the Interpol Global...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
Helen Down: Director of StaySafe

Walking the Fine Line Between Safety and Privacy

Whether we use it for navigation purposes when heading to business meetings or for checking-in at our favourite restaurant, GPS has become a big part of our everyday lives, writes Helen Down. Ten years ago, carrying around a GPS receiver in your pocket would be unimaginable...
Posted On 29 Mar 2016
Mitie TSM is providing security at three of NuGen's sites across the UK

Mitie Total Security Management wins three-year contract with NuGen for UK sites

Following on from a competitive tendering process, Mitie Total Security Management (TSM) has been awarded a three-year security contract with NuGen that involves providing security personnel at three of the UK nuclear energy company’s foremost sites. Mitie TSM has already...
Posted On 11 Jan 2016
Peter Webster

Rise of the Machines: The Internet of Things

Some of us might not yet know it, but the Internet of Things is most certainly revolutionising the way in which we live our lives. Peter Webster reviews exactly how the Internet of Things is connecting everything and everyone before assessing the security implications this...
Posted On 09 Dec 2015
Skills for Security has introduced instruction on the ISO 27001 standard

Skills for Security adds ISO 27001 instruction courses in bid to address information security threats

Skills for Security has introduced instruction on the ISO 27001 standard to its array of available training courses in a determined bid to confront the growing problem of information security threats faced by today’s businesses. The Worcester-based skills body is delivering...
Posted On 20 Sep 2015
Tyco Security Products' Illustra Pro IP Mini-Dome camera

High performance IP Mini-Domes bolster Illustra portfolio for Tyco Security Products

Tyco Security Products has introduced Illustra Pro IP Mini-Dome cameras in both 3 and 5 Megapixel resolutions that deliver “exceptional video quality and performance” for end users across various lighting conditions. The 3 Megapixel Illustra Pro vandal-resistant IP...
Posted On 15 Sep 2015
London is no longer the biggest hotspot for thefts of electronic devices

“Leicester leapfrogs London as UK’s electronic device theft capital” states ViaSat FoI research

A series of Freedom of Information requests initiated by security and communications specialist ViaSat has revealed that, while London represents the lion’s share of such thefts in the UK, a thief is more likely to steal electronic devices in Leicestershire or the West Midlands...
Posted On 28 Aug 2015
BLOC Hotels has been working closely with SALTO to devise forward-thinking security solutions

SALTO and BLOC Hotels’ smart phone innovations herald UK’s first keyless hotel

In the competitive – not to mention crowded – world of hospitality, standing out from the competition and convincing both business and leisure travellers that you have something different to offer can be a tough ask for hotel companies. BLOC Hotels has managed to do...
Posted On 16 Jul 2015
Members of the BSIA’s Lone Worker Section are set to demonstrate the latest in lone worker-focused technology solutions at Safety and Health Expo 2015

BSIA Lone Worker Section members set to demonstrate latest technology solutions at Safety and Health Expo

Members of the BSIA’s dedicated Lone Worker Section are looking forward to another successful year at the Safety and Health Expo which runs alongside IFSEC International as part of organiser UBM’s Protection and Management Series. Taking place between 16-18 June at London’s...
Posted On 09 Jun 2015