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Bolton flats fire: “Many lives saved by evacuation procedure”

On Friday evening (15th November), a major fire broke out in a block of flats housing students from The University of Bolton. Read More

International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) appoints UK Advisory Board

IFPO has appointed a UK Advisory Board to serve existing members, encourage membership and promote its training offerings. Read More

Fire protection

ASFP releases new advice on the fire protection of structural steel and firestopping seals

The ASFP has released a suite of new Advisory Notes related to the fire protection of structural steel, and the compatibility between pipes and acoustic or firestopping seals. Read More

NSI delivers FESS Apprenticeship training sessions for employers

NSI took part in an apprenticeship training session with young apprentices at Secom plc, as part of the FESS Apprenticeship scheme. Read More

Trend report

The State of Physical Access Control in EMEA Businesses – 2020 Report

Download IFSEC Global's free and exclusive trend report assessing the current state of physical access control and future trends in the sector. Read More

Unlocking security improvements in the leisure sector

Assa Abloy details how businesses in the leisure and attractions sector can improve their security with more controlled and efficient intelligent access control solutions. Read More

Emergency evacuations

BAFE and NSI call for responses to Emergency Evacuation Scheme public consultation

BAFE has announced its new Emergency Evacuation Scheme, which is available to view and comment on for a four-week consultation period by industry. Read More

Passive fire protection

A guide to intumescent paint for passive fire protection

In this guide, Alex Chenery-Howes from CLM Fireproofing explains in greater detail how intumescent paints work, which materials they protect, and how to apply them. Read More

SIA Heroes: Supermarket security operative saves life

After a supermarket shopper collapsed in store, on-duty Door Supervisor Calum Sinclair responded quickly to come to the rescue. Read More

Smart devices

“If it ain’t secure, it ain’t smart” – why today’s devices aren’t truly ‘smart’

Sarb Sembhi argues the case against the use of the term, 'smart' to describe today's devices, systems and solutions from vendors. Read More