Left to Right: Yasmeen Stratton (director at SSR Personnel), Jayne Ryan (senior HR business partner for Wilson James) and TV presenter Gabby Logan

Wilson James victorious in SSR Personnel’s Inspiration in HR Award 2017

Previous winner Wilson James has emerged triumphant in the 2017 Inspiration in HR Award. Sponsored – and bestowed – by security recruitment specialist SSR Personnel, this prestigious accolade is specifically designed to recognise the work of Human Resources (HR)...
Posted On 18 Dec 2017

Wilson James turns to Nissan LEAF vehicles for leading airport security contract

Security, logistics and business services provider Wilson James has added seven all-electric Nissan LEAFs to its vehicle fleet for use as part of the company’s operation at one of the country’s leading airports. The mains-powered models, which have been supplied by...
Posted On 29 Jan 2017

Finalists announced for 2017 UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards

Professor Martin Gill CSyP, director of Perpetuity Research, has now unveiled the finalists for the inaugural UK edition of the Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs), which are specifically designed to recognise and reward the achievements of both companies and...
Posted On 21 Dec 2016
Wilson James has been appointed by BP to deliver Emergency Response Control Room services

Wilson James extends BP North Sea security contract to deliver Emergency Response Control Room services

Security solutions specialist Wilson James has been appointed by BP to deliver Emergency Response Control Room services across the organisation’s North Sea business, in turn building upon and extending the existing core security guarding and reception service provision...
Posted On 03 Sep 2015
The BSIA has announced the national winners of the 2015 Security Personnel Awards

Security personnel praised for “dedication to the industry” at BSIA’s Annual Awards

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) announced the national winners of this year’s Security Personnel Awards during a special event held at the London Hilton Hotel on Park Lane which was attended by many invited guests including Risk UK’s Editor Brian Sims and...
Posted On 20 Jul 2015

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe and Wilson James unveil strategic security partnership

Following a thorough selection process, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe (SMBCE) has chosen Wilson James as its new supplier of security guarding solutions. The contract covers both of SMBCE’s corporate sites in the City of London. Wilson James’ experience of delivering...
Posted On 10 Jun 2015

Security Officers of Distinction honoured at 2015 ACS Pacesetters Achievement Awards

FM Contract Watch introduced the Security Officer of Distinction Awards at last year’s ACS Pacesetters Achievement Awards Ceremony. Due to the large number of excellent nominations received in 2015, the cohort of individual awards was duly increased to 14. The trophies were...
Posted On 22 May 2015

Pathways for progression

Professional benchmarks for certain security roles are not always readily available on the wider scale. This can create barriers to progression for employees and, in doing so, continues to hinder efforts targeted at both altering external perceptions of the security business...
Posted On 10 Oct 2014