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Fire Door Safety Week 2018: A rundown of activities and 5 ways you can help

Fire Door Safety Week is upon us and we need your help, says Iain McIlwee, CEO of the British Woodworking Federation. The campaign, now in its sixth year, reached over 19 million people in 2017, delivering messages on the importance of fire doors in saving lives and protecting property. Read More

The rising role of IT in physical access control

Physical security professionals have long suspected a shift toward increased involvement of the IT department in physical access control. A new study from HID Global proves this to be true. Read More

IFSEC TV

WATCH: Highlights from IFSEC 2018 – including Drone Zone, Attack Testing and Engineers of Tomorrow

Videos include overall highlights, footage from the Show Me How campaign, the LPCB Attack Testing Zone, Drone Zone and Engineers of Tomorrow competition, plus highlights videos from across the show focused on days one, two and three. Read More

Hanwha Techwin Europe MD reflects on GDPR, cybersecurity and 40% sales growth

In this interview, we asked Bob (HY) Hwang PhD, to provide an update on the steps the company is taking to ensure it continues to succeed in a highly competitive market - but first we asked Bob if the ‘WE MOVE with trust’ campaign has helped sales. Read More

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Axis Communications launches corner-mountable cameras AXIS P9106-V for lifts and AXIS P9106-V for healthcare sector

The AXIS P9106-V network camera brushed steel model is designed to blend in with the aesthetic of lifts/elevators. The ligature-resistant or anti-ligature AXIS P9106-V network camera white model cannot be used for self-harm by vulnerable people in mental health care or police custody. Read More

IFSEC TV

WATCH: ‘Show Me How’ highlights from IFSEC 2018

IFSEC 2018 saw the debut of the 'Show Me How' campaign, in which solution providers showed visitors how to install, use and maintain their products - the emphasis being on education rather than sales pitches. Read More

PERPETUITYARC TRAINING

Risk, crisis and disaster management course from PerpetuityARC Training now available as eLearning course

The course is aimed at security, operations and facilities managers plus any other executives with responsibility for protecting an organisation against fire, flooding, terror attacks and other potentially disastrous events. Read More

GDPR ADVICE

How to keep your organisation GDPR-compliant

Compliance is not a one-time exercise, writes Dakota Murphey, and if you want to stay within the law your company needs to constantly reassess its security procedures and practices. Read More

compliant with BS EN 13637

Abloy UK launches Escape Door System suitable for dynamic lockdown procedures

Abloy UK has launched an Escape Door System (EDS) that purports to offer easy access and egress while promising compliance and the capacity to implement dynamic lockdown procedures. Read More

"DESPERATE NEED FOR INNOVATION"

Gas Tag takes on rogue gas fitters amid growing evidence of carbon monoxide-dementia link

Last year, Gas Tag introduced technology that will undermine rogue gas fitters by providing real-time evidence of site visits. Gas Tag founder Paul Durose sheds light on fraudulent practices in the industry and the links between carbon monoxide and dementia. Read More