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Vanderbilt SMS is integrated with Allegion’s Von Duprin remote undogging (RU) and monitoring (RM) options

The integration means Vanderbilt's SMS can now extend to secondary doors in a variety of markets, including enterprise, schools and university facilities. Read More

Three quarters of tenants would not follow ‘stay put’ advice during a fire

Present fire safety guidance states that if your flat is not affected by fire or smoke then ‘staying put’ cuts the risk of being overcome by smoke in a corridor as well as keeping access routes clear for firefighters. Read More

HID Global diversifies into biometric identity management with Crossmatch acquisition

Identity solutions specialist HID Global has acquired Crossmatch, a developer of biometric identity management hardware and software, from Francisco Partners. Read More

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

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

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

ACRE announces Vanderbilt-AlertEnterprise partnership

ACRE, the parent company of Vanderbilt and its subsidiaries, has announced a strategic partnership with AlertEnterprise to expand security systems functionality […] Read More

FIA adds Advanced Maintainer course to fire detection and alarm pathway

The Advanced Maintainer unit covers legislative requirements, codes of practice like BS 5839, required documentation, maintenance methods, false alarm management and waste management. Read More

S2 Security adds streamed TV and enhanced forensics for S2 Magic Monitor 6.1

S2 Security, the developer of complete enterprise security solutions, has released an updated version of S2 Magic Monitor. The latest incarnation – version 6.1 – introduces internet-streamed TV as well as enhancements to Magic Monitor Forensics. Read More

Women in Security Awards 2018: winners revealed

Professional Security Magazine’s Women in Security Awards include winners working for the NHS, Axis Security and Advanced Access. Read More



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