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IFSEC and BSIA renew exclusive partnership for 2023

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is delighted to announce it has renewed its exclusive sponsorship partnership with IFSEC. Read More

First UK apprenticeship for frontline security professionals launched

The BSIA, Skills for Security and SecuiGroup have launched the UK’s first apprenticeship for frontline security professionals. Read More

IFE and Fire Service College join forces to encourage apprentices into fire engineering sector

The Institution of Fire Engineers has joined forces with The Fire Service College to boost the number of new entrants to the profession. Read More

Tensions rise over France’s plan for AI video surveillance at Paris Olympics

The French government is ‘fast-tracking’ legislation for the 2024 Paris Olympics that would allow the use of video surveillance with AI. Read More

Developers given six-week deadline to sign remediation contract to fix unsafe buildings

Michael Gove has given developers a hard deadline of six weeks to sign a legal agreement committing them to fixing unsafe buildings. Read More

Halma announces acquisition of Thermocable

Halma has announced its acquisition of Thermocable for its safety sector fire detection company, Apollo Fire Detectors. Read More

IFSEC and FIREX welcome Mates in Mind

With the growing awareness of mental health challenges in security and fire, IFSEC and FIREX have announced a partnership with Mates in Mind. Read More

G4S in EMEA partners with Dedrone

Dedrone announced that it has entered a partnership with G4S covering Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Read More

Fire at £1bn pharmaceutical AstraZeneca global R&D facility leaves many questions unanswered

A fire at the AstraZeneca R&D facility in Cambridge poses questions about the accuracy and availability of information of fire incidents. Read More

ASIS partners with Security Industry Association to launch Security LeadHER event

The Security LeadHER event is designed to advance opportunities to connect and empower women in the security industry. Read More

Banham Academy expands with opening of Derby apprenticeship training centre

London-based Banham Academy has expanded its footprint in the UK to the East Midlands, opening its second apprenticeship academy in Derby. Read More

Inadequate fire doors and concerns over compartmentation revealed by Perth hotel audit three weeks before fatal fire

The hotel in Perth where three people died in a fire in January was the subject of a range of fire safety recommendations just 3 weeks prior. Read More

LFB report into New Providence Wharf fire finds no offences committed under Fire Safety Order

Over 100 firefighters tackled a fire at a block of flats in East London's New Providence Wharf on 7 May 2021. Read the latest on the incident. Read More

BSIA’s British Security Awards moves to new venue and date for 2023

The British Security Industry Association’s (BSIA) flagship event, the British Security Awards, is to move to a new venue and date for 2023. Read More

Fire Safety Regulations 2022: What you should be aware of

A guide to what fire and building safety professionals need to know for the new Fire Safety (England) Regulations 2022. Read More

Registration now open for FIREX 2023: “Bringing competency in fire safety to the forefront”

FIREX, exclusively supported by the Fire Industry Association, is back at the ExCeL in London on 16-18 May 2023. Registration is now open! Read More



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