Opinion/comment


Keeping in touch with travelling staff at events and conferences to help secure their personal safety

With staff back travelling, how can security and risk management professionals ensure employees are safe and secure? 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

Why a unified security approach offers an easier, more effective way to protect data

Exploring the key questions physical security teams should be asking themselves to assess whether their current infrastructure is secure. Read More

Is AI-based false alarm filtering the beginning of the end for remote CCTV monitoring as we know it?

The debate around AI in CCTV and Alarm Monitoring, and the impact the technology may have on the requirement for ‘humans’ in security. Read More

Why embracing innovation is key to overcoming the challenges the fire sector faces

Why technology and innovation are the keys to overcoming challenges for fire installers, end users and Responsible Persons. Read More

Declining payrates for door supervisors – “Rarely have so many, done so much, for so little”

Highlighting concerns over declining payrates for security professionals, and in particular door supervisors, revealing shocking findings. Read More

How Chief Security Officers can leverage external expertise to tackle new threats

Insight on the threats businesses are facing today, what to consider when outsourcing security, and what effective corporate security should look like. Read More

“Things never stand still in security, so you’ve got to keep informed” – Roy Cooper looks back on 2022

Roy Cooper, MD of Professional Security Magazine, offers his takeaways for the security industry as we come towards the end of 2022. Read More

Designing a building safety strategy – A case study from Orbit

Neil Yeomans from Orbit explains how the company created its building safety strategy and why it will be central to its work on the Building Safety Act. Read More

Advanced welcomes fire safety guidance for new high-rise residential buildings

Advanced, has welcomed the amended Approved Document B of the Building Regulations as a “positive step in the right direction”. Read More

Why construction SaaS is a cladding remediation game-changer

Cladding remediation is pressing developers to begin an introspective examination of not only their buildings but their construction processes. Read More

Are you preparing for the Protect Duty?

An overview of what the proposed Protect Duty is likely to cover and advice for organisations on what they may need to consider to prepare. Read More

Why Europe requires an updated EN system standard for alarm systems

Euralarm explains why a revision of EN50131-1, the European standard for intrusion and holdup systems, is required for the security sector. Read More

Using security technology to make human connections on the high street

Matt Gregg explains how security technology has a role to play in empowering customer interactions in the high street and UK's retail sector. Read More

Reactive to proactive security: How predictive analytics can help

Richard Larsson discusses the opportunities to make security more proactive than reactive and how AI data can be used to do this. Read More

Fire and the haunting impact of past decisions in building design

Iain Cox highlights the importance of looking at a building's design and use as a priority when considering fire safety. Read More



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