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Sustainability & fire safety

Designing and installing cavity barriers for timber frame buildings: What you need to know

Why cavity barriers are imperative in timber framed buildings and key considerations when designing and installing these elements. Read More

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in security report released by ASIS

The ASIS Foundation, in partnership with The Clarity Factory launches its Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) report for 2022. Read More

video surveillance

Tensions rise over France’s plan for AI video surveillance at Paris Olympics

The French government is ‘fast-tracking’ legislation for the 2024 Paris Olympics that would allow the use of video surveillance with AI. Read More

Building Safety

Developers given six-week deadline to sign remediation contract to fix unsafe buildings

Michael Gove has given developers a hard deadline of six weeks to sign a legal agreement committing them to fixing unsafe buildings. Read More

Acquisitions

Halma announces acquisition of Thermocable

Halma has announced its acquisition of Thermocable for its safety sector fire detection company, Apollo Fire Detectors. Read More

IFSEC and FIREX welcome Mates in Mind

With the growing awareness of mental health challenges in security and fire, IFSEC and FIREX have announced a partnership with Mates in Mind. Read More

Counter drones

G4S in EMEA partners with Dedrone

Dedrone announced that it has entered a partnership with G4S covering Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Read More

‘Keyvolution’: The drive towards the digitalisation of locks, keys and access management

As the wider security industry has digitalised, so to have locking and access solutions that Abloy develops to match customer demand. Read More

Fire at £1bn pharmaceutical AstraZeneca global R&D facility leaves many questions unanswered

A fire at the AstraZeneca R&D facility in Cambridge poses questions about the accuracy and availability of information of fire incidents. Read More

case study

Jumeirah Marsa Al Arab resort adds access control and new integration to their security service

Jumeirah Marsa Al Arab resort uses Maxxess eFusion to provide feature-rich access control and integration of third-party security and safety. Read More