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Barrier protection is an essential feature of any car park security solution

April 24, 2014


There are a range of security systems available to protect a car park. One feature most car parks need to contemplate is some form of barrier protection.

Julie Kenny CBE led the way for other women in the security industry

April 24, 2014


Julie Kenny CBE DL, Chairman and CEO of Pyronix and former BSIA chairman broke ground in a male dominated industry, giving others something to aspire to.

Britannia and ACT secure the HQ of the Axiom Housing Association

April 23, 2014

Axiom House

Britannia Fire & Security Ltd have secured the headquarters of the Axiom Housing Association in Peterborough using an innovative access control system.

Why are women apparently under-represented in the security industry?

April 23, 2014

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There is a consensus that security is a male-dominated sector, perceived as unsuitable for women. But why is this the case, and is it an accurate assumption?

Flight MH370 demonstrates that crisis management is a learned skill

April 23, 2014

Crisis management MH370 security management

The disappearance of Malaysian Airways flight MH370 provides very valuable lessons for leadership teams and management of crisis situations.

New retail fraud survey reports that shrinkage has increased by 22.2%

April 23, 2014

Retail fraud theft shrinkage increases 22 percent (2)

Shrinkage – a combination of customer and staff theft – is costing the retail industry £5.03bn, say results of Retail Knowledge’s latest annual UK survey.

Panasonic says integration the key for product development and sales

April 22, 2014

Steve Proctor Group Manager CCVE Panasonic (Custom)

Panasonic UK is headed in new direction with design, marketing and selling, according to the recently appointed Group Manager for CCVE, Steve Proctor.

Securing car parks takes inter-agency cooperation and knowledge sharing

April 22, 2014

Peter Hughes Loss Prevention NCP

Peter Hughes, Head of Loss Prevention for NCP, has spent many years tackling car park security and has seen the detrimental effect car park crime can have.

A10 Networks introduces the Industry’s first 100 Gigabit Ethernet ADC

April 22, 2014


A10 Networks today announced four new Thunder™ Series appliances, including the industry’s first 100 Gigabit Ethernet capable Layer 4-7 network appliance

Protecting the UK’s critical national infrastructure takes planning

April 17, 2014


Escuador Consulting Associates have given SecurityNewsDesk an exclusive glimpse into how to protect an area of critical national infrastructure from threat.