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WATCH: What is third-party certification? BAFE explains

BAFE, the independent register of trusted fire safety service providers, has produced a video explaining the merits of third-party certification. Third-party-certificated companies must satisfy stringent, regular assessments to prove their competence and reliability. Read More

New BSIA chief Mike Reddington sets out priorities

As Mike Reddington marks his first month at the helm of the British Security Industry Association (BSIA), he has set out his priorities and reaffirmed the association's vital role in raising standards in the private security industry. Read More

IFSEC International and Security & Counter Terror Expo to co-locate at ExCeL London, May 2020

Clarion and UBM today announce the co-location of the two most important events to the UK security industry in a ground-breaking strategic alliance, from May 2020 onwards. Read More

Hochiki Europe launches LEAKalarm moisture detection system

Hochiki Europe has launched a moisture detection system through which building owners can quickly identify leaks and minimise the risk of water damage to properties. Read More

Converged Security in 2019: Highlights and Insights from IFSEC International

This free eBook explores the private sector’s role in counter-terror, how AI enhanced security at the 2018 FIFA World Cup and what installers/integrators needs to know about smart buildings – and much more. Includes quotes from IFSEC 2018 keynotes like ex-White House adviser Dr Pippa Malmgren, Interpol cybercrime director Silvino Schlickmann Jr and Met Police superintendent Nick Aldworth. Read More

BSIA guidance on supply chain security for connected systems welcomed by NSI

Published by the British Security Industry Association (BSIA), Cyber secure it: Best practice guidelines for connected security systems focuses on securing connections not just within an organisation but throughout the supply chain. Read More

“Texecom Cloud adds value and saves installers money”

Texecom has launched products it believes will enhance the customer experience and transform the installation business model. We spoke to Texecom marketing director Clym Brown to find out more about Texecom Cloud and TexecomPro. Read More

Paxton employees meet running costs of children’s charity for a day

Chestnut Tree House cares for children and young adults, aged between 0-19 years of age, with progressive, life-shortening conditions. Around 300 children use the service each year, both in its premises in West Sussex and in the children’s own homes. Read More

Fire protection guidelines issued for automated warehouses

Fire protection guidance for warehouses staffed by robots has been published by property insurer FM Global. Protection for Automatic Storage […] Read More

National Bird of Prey Centre strengthens more than just security with donated video surveillance system

A video surveillance system donated to a bird-of-prey sanctuary is a boon to its breeding programme as well as its […] Read More