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PSI Premier Awards 2019 finalists revealed

The nominations are in and collated so we’re now able to announce the finalists in this year’s PSi Premier Awards campaign. Who will be victorious in 2019? It’s all down to YOU to pick the winners in each category… Over the last few months we asked you to tell us which products...
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NSI adds ISO 45001:2018 to its portfolio

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has been granted accreditation by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) for BS EN ISO 45001:2018 – the International Standard for occupational health and safety (OH&S), replacing the British Standard OHSAS 18001. Health...
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ECA issues five-point plan for new Government

A five-point plan for the new Government has been set out by engineering services body ECA. The proposals include reforming cash retentions, reducing false self-employment, and preventing the use of unskilled labour. ECA CEO Steve Bratt commented: “If the new Government is to...
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Consultants risk being ‘behind the times’

Due to the ever increasing pace and development of technology, security consultants run the risk of being behind the curve when it comes to the latest technology and how it can be operationally deployed to support end user requirements. The opportunity to work closely with the...
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Bosch agrees distribution deal with ADI Global

Bosch Security & Safety Systems has announced that its Public Address and Voice Evacuation products portfolio is now available in the UK market via ADI Global Distribution. Andrew Pigram, UK General Manager for Bosch Security Systems explains, “The combination of Bosch’s 60...
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Global biometric market set for rapid growth

The global biometrics market’s growth is set to reach $11.1 billion by 2023, with changing consumer demands and the emergence of the Internet of Things fuelling this rapid growth, according to new research by Frost & Sullivan. The firm says that the market is currently valued...
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Purse, phone, bra full of glass….

A woman dining in a pub was caught on camera putting a piece of glass in her mouth and pretending to choke in an attempt to claim compensation, according to the bar’s owner. Footage shows the alleged con artist eating at the Judge Roy Beans bar in Newbridge, Co Kildare,...
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Does she feel guilty at all?

This shopper in the Hyper Value store in Barry Island, South Wales took ‘try before you buy’ to a new level as she left the shop without buying anything – just eating the goodies. Apparently the flowery frocked thief wasn’t even bothered about staring down the lens of the...
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INTERVIEW – Aleksandr Konotopskyi

We talk to Aleksandr Konotopskyi from Ajax Systems about the company and why he sees the UK as a market ready for another intrusion system In the early months of 2019 you probably hadn’t heard much of Ajax Systems. The Ukrainian company had been doing well selling connected...
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INTERVIEW – Johan Jubbega

We talk to Johan Jubbega of OSSA to find out more about the recently established initiative and how it can help manufacturers and installers with choice and security  According to its website, the Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA) is a collaboration initiative developed...
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