The impact of IoT security for consumer devices

In his latest blog, Sarb Sembhi explains why the new regulatory proposals for improved IoT security in consumer products will be crucial in raising the standards of security in devices across the board. Read More

EN54 Part 22: A Guide to the European Draft Standard for Resettable Line-Type Heat Detection

The new European draft standard is comparable to the standard already covering point-type heat detection. The development and operations manager at Thermocable Flexible Elements examines the implications and how it will raise standards in heat detection. Read More

CCTV Standard: BS EN 50132-7:2012 Demystified

Do you really have time to read 63 pages of ‘Application Guidelines’? CCTV consultant Simon Lambert distils this intimidating document down to its key points. Read More

We Don’t Tolerate Unregulated Gas Engineers – So Why Tolerate Rogue Security Installers?

Consultant and ex-installer Mike Lynskey says its time to give regulation some teeth and put an end to voluntary licensing. Read More

Debate: Is the Security Industry Over-Regulated or Under-Regulated?

Overseen by the Security Industry Authority a raft of regulations have helped to professionalise the security industry over the past decade and a […] Read More

CertAlarm Announces Partnership with ALTER TECHNOLOGY TÜV NORD

The partnership will broaden the testing and certification infrastructure underpinning CertAlarm’s pan-European quality mark for fire protection and security systems. Read More

Fire: A Look ahead to 2015 and beyond

The number of fires and associated fatalities are in decline but Simon Ince warns against complacency and urges the government to provide more funding. Read More

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