Physical Security

Aesthetically pleasing, crash-tested street furniture: why functional will no longer do

This Marshalls-sponsored trend report examines the market for crash-tested street furniture, specifically procurement trends and the views of architects, security professionals and other specifiers on the importance of aesthetics. Read More

Security & Fire Excellence Awards 2016: winners revealed

Digital Barriers, Mitie Total Security Management and Assured Fire and Security were among the winners at this year's Security & Fire Excellence Awards. Read More

Landmark European fire and security standard is approved by standards bodies

CEN/CENELEC has announced the approval of European fire and security standard prEN 16763 after a resounding vote cast by national standardisation bodies. Read More

Benchmark Innovation Awards 2016: winners revealed

Find out the winners in video surveillance hardware and software; access control hardware and software; site protection hardware and software; intelligent systems; business intelligence; and infrastructure. Read More

10 security management insights for the leisure and hospitality industries

Mat Thirtein, security consultant at ICU Security Group, and Keith Drummond, senior director of sales (Americas) for IDIS, share their thoughts. Read More

Video: The Physical Perimeter Security Zone at IFSEC 2016

The perimeter security market will be worth an astonishing $20,250.6m by 2020 according to forecasts, due to the ever-increasing number of intrusions and the growing threat of terrorism. Read More

The Many Uses of MASS Crash-Tested Barriers

One of the most popular street barrier systems around, MASS crash-tested barriers have literally masses of uses - one reason why it’s one of the most common barrier systems found on construction sites and roadways across the UK. Read More

3 Reasons Why Security Standards and Certifications are Worth the Effort

Find out the facts and stats – revealed in a panel debate at IFSEC 2016 – that prove the value of security standards and certifications. Dave Wilkinson of the BSIA; Dr Allison Wylde, Regents University; Tony Weeks, NSI: and Beverly Webb, BSI examined the ins and outs of certification, accreditation and EU integration. Read More

IFSEC 2016: Video Highlights and Round-Up from Europe’s Biggest Security Trade Show

Highlights videos, pictures and a round-up of the highlights from IFSEC 2016, Europe’s biggest annual security trade show. Read More

Security Advice for Travellers from a Counter-Terror Specialist

Steve Swain, who has devised security plans for a US Presidential visit, discusses security advice for overseas travel in this video interview. Read More