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Master Lock launches elderly-friendly, ‘no key-turn’ padlock: PushKey

Master Lock has launched a padlock requiring no key-turn to unlock, making it ideal for consumers that suffer joint problems such as arthritis. Read More

Edesix celebrates record year for major contract wins

Edesix, a supplier of body-worn camera systems, says 2016 was its best-ever year for new business, winning major contracts in both fire and security, in the UK and internationally. Read More

How City workers had to evacuate London’s Gherkin building after fire alert

Several hundred staff and city workers were recently evacuated from the iconic 'Gherkin' skyscraper in London’s financial district, following the discovery of a fire in the building’s basement. Read More

The rebranding of terror, Putin’s machiavellian genius and the science of ESRM

‘Security decision-making in the age of Russian revanchism and terrorism’ was the weighty topic of discussion for the headline act – Dr Samir Puri of Kings College London – at ASIS UK’s Spring Seminar 2017. Read More

Hanwha Techwin announces UK Wisenet roadshow dates 

The roadshows will take place during April and May in Birmingham, Glasgow, London and Manchester. Read More

Redvision RV30 cameras integrated with Meyertech FUSION Eclipse recording and control platform

The RV30 range of rugged dome cameras from Redvision are now integrated with Meyertech’s Fusion Eclipse video management software (VMS). Read More

Qognify launches VisionHub Qblock surveillance storage solution

Qognify’s new VisionHub Qblock is pitched as a one-stop-shop for the secure storage of video surveillance footage and data. Read More

Suprema launches FM6000 fingerprint-embedded modules

Suprema has launched a new series of fingerprint-embedded modules with a 1GHz processor for a wide range of applications, from access control to IoT. Read More

Genetec expands access control platform with SimonsVoss e-locks

SimonsVoss SmartIntego Digital Locking Cylinder, Smart Handle and Padlock wireless locks will now integrate with Genetec's Security Center. Read More

Atos and Siemens to offer cybersecurity tools and services to US utilities and oil and gas sectors

IT services provider Atos is expanding its partnership with Siemens to provide US-based utilities and oil and gas companies with integrated cybersecurity solutions. Read More

Westminster attacks: What are the lessons and implications for counter-terror?

We compare the reactions of media commentators and security experts from around the world to the latest atrocity to hit Europe. Read More

C-TEC launches free CPD events for fire-safety systems

Leading life-safety systems manufacturer C-TEC has announced dates for a new series of free CPD-certified training events. Read More

Do security experts think the laptop ban is warranted?

A round-up of the reaction from security experts in the wake of the decision, first from the US and now the UK, to ban electronic devices larger than a mobile phone from the plane hold. Read More

Hanwha Techwin introduces enhanced warranty support for STEP partners

Silver, gold and diamond-level STEP partners will now benefit from a five-year warranty that covers parts and labour on all IP cameras and NVRs. Read More

Skills for Security gains ‘trusted training provider’ status

Skills for Security has been accepted onto the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers, qualifying it for funding to deliver apprenticeships. Read More

Enterprise businesses fear cyber espionage above all else, suggests research

The rising frequency of nation-state and ransomware attacks are seen as a growing risk to the West’s national critical infrastructure, according to new research. Read More

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