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95% of life safety installers say fire industry is falling short over training provision

Ninety-five percent of life safety installers think the industry is neglecting training and fuelling the skills crisis in fire engineering, according to research from Hochiki Europe. Read More

Trial of passive infrared sensors deemed a success

A trial of outdoor, wireless passive infrared sensors (PIRS) could lead to more deployments in residential security applications. Read More

Apollo to showcase new VADS and debut Apollo Test Set

Apollo Fire Detectors will showcase red flash and sounder VADs as well as its new portable testing kit to help on-site commissioning and fault finding across three of Apollo’s analogue-addressable protocols. Read More

CSL acquires Emizon Networks

CSL, a market leader in secure connectivity for M2M/IoT devices, says the capture will enhance their IP capabilities and help them realise ambitious international growth plans. Read More

ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio locks now integrate with Tyco access control systems

A partnership between ASSA ABLOY and Tyco Security Products has enabled the integration of Aperio wireless lock technology with Tyco’s security and event management system. Read More

Pro-Watch 4.3 creates integrator pathway to new connected buildings customers

Honeywell’s latest Pro-Watch security management system version provides a simplified, mobile-friendly interface enabling connected verticals. Read More

Genetec announced as sponsor for Borders & Infrastructure Expo

IFSEC International, Europe’s largest security trade show, has announced the launch of a new show dedicated to border security, counter-terror and the protection of critical national infrastructure. Read More

C-TEC sister company SigNET is named exclusive UK distributor for RCF’s new emergency evacuation voice alarms

SigNET has been awarded exclusive UK distribution rights to digital voice alarm systems made by RCF. Read More

Exclusive: big news from Honeywell’s Xtralis and the chance to win a security solution worth £1,000

Some big news that could add real value to your security operation, or that of your customers. What's more, Honeywell's Xtralis is giving you the chance to win a security solution worth £1,000. Read More

Exova BM TRADA to undertake live fire door installations

Exova Warringtonfire and Exova BM TRADA have alighted on the theme ‘achieving best practice passive fire protection’ for this year’s Passive Protection Zone at FIREX International (20-22 June 2017, Excel London). Read More