Healthcare


The Video Surveillance Report 2022

Download the 2022 Video Surveillance Report exploring trends in AI, software, cyber security and challenges ahead for video surveillance & CCTV. Read More

How care homes can benefit from wireless fire safety technology

Tom Crane explains how wireless fire devices and solutions can improve the safety of care homes, residents and their staff. Read More

A ship without a compass…? Why healthcare security managers are keen to fix problems caused by de-regulation

Roger Ringham examines how the sector can look to combat the impact of de-regulation on security management standards. Read More

Warrington care home fined £60,000 for ‘serious breaches’ of fire safety regulations

Ashberry Healthcare has been fined more than £60,000 following what the Judge said to be “unforgivable” fire safety failures. Read More

AI video surveillance care home trial produced too many false alarms, say auditors

A federally funded AI CCTV trial in two South Australian care homes produced more than 12,000 false incidents over a 12-month period using. Read More

The obstacles to staff safety and wellbeing in the NHS

Roger Ringham, Chair of the National Association for Healthcare Security (NAHS) discusses the barriers to safety and wellbeing for NHS staff. Read More

The healthcare sector ‘must focus on NHS staff safety and security’ amid rising workplace violence, says NAHS

Against a backdrop of rising security risks, the National Association for Healthcare Security has urged for renewed focus on NHS staff protection. Read More

Verona hospital upgrades fire detection system to minimise risk of false alarms

The IRCCS Sacro Cuore Don Calabria Hospital in Negrar, Verona, has recently upgraded it's fire detection system for improved fire detection. Read More

Securing healthcare facilities with cloud-based access control

How can cloud-based access control support healthcare security professionals step up levels of protection and data management? Read More

The power of convergence in securing the healthcare sector

We report from a session at the Converged Security Centre at IFSEC 2022, demonstrating how convergence can secure healthcare environments. Read More

NHS trust adopts security technology to improve safety and communication lines for staff and lone workers

A Kent NHS Trust has adopted SafeZone technology to improve lone worker protection, staff safety and emergency response coordination. Read More

Record-breaking fire safety fine on Bupa Care Services explained

January saw the highest ever fine imposed for fire safety breaches under the Fire Safety Order 2005. We examine the record-breaking aspects of the case. Read More

Care home fined £46k after woman dies in fire

Care home, Elder Healthcare, which runs on the Isle of Man, has been fined £46,000 for health and safety breaches after a 95-year-old died in a fire. Read More

IFSEC Global’s most read in security: 2021 edition

IFSEC Global explore the most read articles related to the security industry published on our site this year. Read More

Hochiki life safety devices installed in Buckinghamshire hospital

Pyrotec Fire and Security collaborates with Hochiki to update an existing fire detection system at Wycombe General Hospital. Read More

Concerns raised over fire door safety in healthcare environments

Door Group is calling for higher standards of fire door inspections, after concerns were raised surrounding fire safety in healthcare. Read More



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