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Replacing smoke alarms in 15,000 homes

Plymouth Community Homes has begun a programme to replace their smoke alarms with Aico’s 160e Series of alarms.  The alarms will be fitted in to all 15,000 properties over five years. Plymouth Community Homes has installed Aico’s mains powered smoke and, more recently, Carbon...
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What are you worth in the industry?

Cento Fire & Security Jobs has launched a free to use salary comparison website for fire and security professionals. The Cento Salary Guide site provides the latest salary information for a variety of UK-based roles including engineering, management and sales positions. ...
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The PSI Interview – Sharon Sangha

Cougar Monitoring has provided security systems since its inception in 1996, offering alarm and CCTV monitoring, manned security solutions and mobile incident response. PSI spoke to the recently appointed Head of Operations Sharon Sangha, about recent developments and her...
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Midwich welcomes 30 new employees

Midwich has recently hired 30 new employees across the Group in a variety of locations and roles, ranging from Brand Campaign Manager, Logistics Coordinator, Solutions Specialist and General Sales Manager. Iain Campbell, Sales Director at Midwich, said: “We are delighted to be...
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The sky’s the limit for fire detection

Designed to provide real time surveillance and analysis to personnel in the air and on the ground, Project Airseeker, based at RAF Waddington, uses Boeing RC-135V/W Rivet Joint aircraft to gather data and vital intelligence. While it’s the new aircraft that have grabbed the...
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Ed Heale joins CSL as Managing Director

CSL has announced the appointment of Ed Heale as its new Managing Director. Ed joins the existing CSL Board made up of founder Simon Banks, CEO Phil Hollett and FD David Doble. Ed will be responsible for setting and delivering the business strategy going forward. He will oversee...
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ROS system to improve duty of care

Sovereign Fire and Security has released a room observation system (ROS) to promote the welfare of vulnerable people in secure hospitals, mental health units, immigration centres and any kind of detention facility. The product will oversee duty of care and protect staff from...
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FST Biometrics Board appoints new Chair

FST Biometrics has announced that Avi Naor, a member of FST’s board of directors, has made an investment in FST Biometrics and has been appointed as chairman of the Board. “As a member of FST Biometrics’ board of directors, I have seen the significant interest that tier-one...
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Experts raise IoT vulnerability concerns

Cyber security professionals are fearful of their home technology systems leaking their data, according to a new Lastline survey carried out at Infosecurity Europe this month that took into account the views of over 300 professionals.  The same study showed a great concern for...
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Christopher Whitting joins Hanwha Techwin

Christopher Whitting has been appointed by Hanwha Techwin Europe as Business Development Manager for its Smart Security Manager (SSM) Enterprise software platform. Christopher has had a sales career within the electronic security sector spanning 20 years, during which he has been...