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Alternative security licensing system proposed

The Small Business Network (SBN) celebrates its 10th anniversary by advocating an alternative licensing system to ensure good business practices and professionalism across the UK security industry. Read More

WATCH: VESDA-E VEA – What benefits does addressability bring to aspirating detection?

Martin Norris, sales leader for Advanced Detection at Honeywell, reflects on the benefit of pinpoint addressability in combination with early warning smoke detection and a wide range of annunciation options. Read More

“A subterranean hell”: Ex-firefighter on the Kings Cross fire and PTSD in the emergency services

The Kings Cross fire is one of several tragedies and callouts revisited in Clifford Thompson’s powerful memoir, Falling Through Fire. The Firefighter turned BBC reporter also tells IFSEC Global about changing attitudes to PTSD and sweeping changes that followed a “decade of disasters”. Read More

Nedap launches mobile access control reader on MACE platform

The company has also upgraded its MACE Admin Portal to include an API in order to integrate with any access control system. Read More

WATCH: Countdown to GDPR – Risks and opportunities for video surveillance operators

Images captured by video surveillance cameras often feature personal data, so anyone involved in the operation of network cameras and the processing, storage or retrieval of surveillance images needs to be prepared for the new regulatory regime. Read More

“Cameras with weak cybersecurity are being installed in national infrastructure”: Hanwha Techwin Q&A

Cybersecurity, the growing importance of sustainability certification and dealing with the spectacular, price-driven success of Chinese CCTV brands – few […] Read More

9/11 and Hurricane Katrina first responder confirmed as keynote for Tall Building Fire Safety Conference

A first responder to 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina has been confirmed as keynote speaker the fifth International Tall Building Fire […] Read More

WATCH: How IFSEC is adapting to a changing security industry

IFSEC is evolving beyond a physical security event into a high level security summit and integrated security event. Watch our video to find out more about IFSEC International, which takes place 19-21 June 2018 at ExCeL London. Read More

NSI adds cybersecurity advice to updated CCTV code of practice

Installers are also offered detailed advice on attaining optimal sustainability, functionality and effectiveness when designing and installing systems. Read More

Armed police now a familiar sight on British streets, but not familiar enough for some

More than one in three people would like to see more armed police at public events, a survey has revealed. […] Read More