Apprenticeship training made more accessible

Skills for Security and BMet College are launching a partnership in a bid to make apprenticeship training more

Almost 7 out of 10 cameras need updating

Outdated camera firmware, and failing to change default passwords present some of the biggest weaknesses in

ATG Access joins new brand HS Security

ATG Access has announced it will be joining with other Hill & Smith Holdings-owned companies to form a new

Master Lock announces Viewber partnership

Master Lock has partnered with Viewber to offer remote and convenient entry to properties throughout the UK. Using

ONVIF reveals plans at annual meeting

ONVIF held its annual membership meeting recently, providing members with an overview of activities of 2019 and

FSE and LAW are acquired by Marlowe

Marlowe plc has announced that it has acquired FSE Fire Safety Systems for an initial consideration of £2.4 million

DVS is first UK distributor of Facewatch

DVS has been revealed as the first UK distributor to provide the Facewatch facial recognition crime deterrent

All-in-one Grade C fire alarm kit is launched

C-TEC has launched Hush ActiV a BS 5839-6 Grade C domestic fire alarm kit. Designed to increase the level of fire

Paxton welcomes degree students to Open Day

Paxton recently opened its doors to over 100 degree students keen to find out more about the opportunities offered

Report shows 75% ignore fire alarms

Office workers are saying they don’t want to look “stupid” by overreacting to fire alarms in shared office spaces.

Abloy UK appoints expert Stephen Elliott

Abloy UK has appointed Stephen Elliott as its Regional Sales Manager for the South West to bolster the brands

ECHO officially launched at CSL Industry Forum

The Electronic Call Handling Operations (ECHO) digital service was launched at the 2019 CSL Industry Forum at the

Mobile CCTV solution protects the public

Delivering public space CCTV via mobile applications, from emergency response through to dealing with antisocial

Outdoor PIR with anti-masking technology

Takex Europe has launched a 12m x 180 degree dual-zone outdoor PIR sensor with anti-masking technology. The

Security management for multi-site estate

University College London (UCL) is committed to keeping students, staff and visitors as safe as possible. This is

CCTV operator shifts impact performance

According to Kerry Jones, co-founder and director of Professional Surveillance Management (PSM), CCTV operators in

PAC & GDX unveils $1million investment

PAC & GDX has unveiled an investment in its UK-based manufacturing facility. The dedicated Exeter plant has

BBC Fire & Security celebrates 40 years

Established in 1979 by three founding Directors, BBC Fire & Security (formerly BBC Fire Protection) first

PSI Premier Awards 2019 winners announced

The winners of the PSI Premier Awards 2019 campaign were announced this week at a packed evening event in

A dedicated security apprentice focus at SiX

In a late change to the seminar programme at the SiX event taking place in Manchester at EventCity on 5-6th

Russell Baker joins the team at Hikvision

Russell Baker has joined Hikvision UK & Ireland as Security Consultant Relations Manager and will be working

Sovereign Fire & Security recognised by TDSi

TDSi has announced that Sovereign Fire and Security has been awarded its ‘Worldwide Systems Integration Partner of

BSIA announces passing of pioneer David Snook

Simon Banks, Chairman of the BSIA, has released a statement following the sad news of the passing of industry

IFSEC Europe launches to extend the event brand

The IFSEC brand is to extend into mainland Europe with the launch of IFSEC Europe, a biennial security event

OpenView makes new training appointment

OpenView Security Solutions has announced the appointment of Jonathan Pedley as Learning and Development Lead.  In

Interviews

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Meet the installer – Max Smith

Max Smith is the Managing Director at Security Control Systems in Wokingham, Berkshire. The NSI Gold company boasts areas of expertise including intruder alarms, gates, bollards, CCTV, smart alarms, fencing, railings and perimeter security. It has been providing, evolving and...
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INTERVIEW – David Scott of Skills for Security

In August this year, the BSIA announced the appointed of David Scott as the new Managing Director of Skills for Security, the body that provides access to apprenticeship security training courses and security qualifications for people employed in security roles across the UK....

PSI Product Tests

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TESTED – TRENDnet TV-IP460PI

This is a compact multi-camera assembly consisting of three fixed cameras arranged around a controllable PTZ camera. It is promoted as a “multi-sensor HD camera” featuring a 2MP PTZ 4x optical zoom and three 2MP fixed lens units to provide 360° of coverage. IR illuminators...
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TESTED – Midas SpiderEx

SpiderEx is an aerosol spray formulated to help remove spiders and reduce nesting in almost any area it is sprayed. Originally developed for the CCTV and security industry to stop spiders nesting around cameras, housings and alarm sensors, its clear, odourless coating stops...