Borders & Infrastructure


Podcast: Episode 17 – Securing critical national infrastructure sites: The road to digitalisation

Listen as we explore the challenging environment of securing critical national infrastructure, and the major trends ahead for the sector. Read More

Martyn’s Law Terrorism (Protection of Premises) Bill – Set for parliamentary introduction following inclusion in King’s Speech

The latest on the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) Bill, also known as Martyn's Law, set to improve safety at publicly accessible locations. Read More

UK expertise in transport security outlined in Government Defence brochure

In an initiative from UK Defence and Security Exports, part of the Department for Business and Trade, the UK Government has launched a brochure on the UK’s offering to improve the security of transport networks. Read More

Former counter terrorism officer slams naivety of Home Affairs Select Committee scrutiny of Martyn’s Law Bill

Lloyd Major says the scrutiny to the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) Bill by a Home Affairs Select Committee is “naïve and out of touch”. Read More

The impact of Martyn’s Law and UK counter-terror strategy: Moving the goalposts for the security industry?

Investigating the anticipated impact of the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) Bill, also known as Martyn's Law, on the UK security industry. Read More

Preparing for the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) Bill – Your questions answered!

Experts answer some of the questions asked by attendees on a webinar held in June 2023 on the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) Bill. Read More

Update to UK’s counter terrorism strategy, CONTEST 2023, focuses on evolving nature of terrorist threat

Speaking in Westminster, UK Home Secretary Suella Braverman launched the UK’s updated counter-terrorism strategy, CONTEST 2023, on 18 July. Read More

Crisis management and terrorist attacks: Planning for the worst

At IFSEC 2023, Chris Phillips set out the issues involved in terrorist attacks and how organisations should plan and prepare for them. Read More

Halo to make security software available free to smaller venues impacted by Martyn’s Law legislation

Halo has committed to making its crowd management and security software available free of charge to the thousands of small businesses. Read More

Communicating in a crisis – Meeting obligations with a mass communication platform

At IFSEC 2023, attendees heard how mass communication systems can help businesses adapt to the incoming Martyn's Law legislation. Read More

Webinar: Preparing for the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) bill & the role of critical communications

Learn what's expected and how to prepare for the Terrorism Protection of Premises Bill Read More

Martyn’s law – A big step towards better preparedness for terror attacks in public places

Reporting from the Crisis Management session at this year's Tall Building Fire Safety Conference, where Martyn's Law was first on the agenda. Read More

Figen Murray and the journey to Martyn’s Law: “It shocked me that I could go to a venue and just walk in”

An interview with Figen Murray as she discusses the journey to making Martyn's Law a reality, and the support she's had along the way. Read More

From coronations to corporations: The hidden nuts and bolts of major event security planning

Insight into the security processes behind the coronation of King Charles III and what security professionals can learn from such an event. Read More

Manchester Arena Inquiry latest: “Devastating conclusion” as Volume 3 report highlights significant missed opportunities

The latest on the Public Inquiry into the Manchester Arena attack, where 22 people died on 22 May 2017 - with Volume 3 of the Report now published. Read More

Data and collective effort key to UK national security outlines new Resilience Framework

The UK Government Resilience Framework is designed to strengthen how the UK prepares for and responds to emergencies. Read More



Downloads

Lithium-Ion batteries. A guide to the fire risk that isn’t going away but can be managed

Whitepaper: Enhancing security, resilience and efficiency across a range of industries

Whitepaper: Multi-residential access management – The move to digital

2024 trends in physical security and critical communications

The Video Surveillance Report 2023

How cloud-based video surveillance can enable improved security for housing associations

EBOOK: Lessons from FIREX 2023 – Emerging challenges in fire safety

Return on Investment of Digital Access Management Solutions – Whitepaper for Critical Infrastructure Protection