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Setting standards for solar CCTV systems: Ensuring safety, cybersecurity and reliability

In this article, Simon Legrand from Sunstone Systems takes a closer look at solar CCTV systems, providing insight on factors such as privacy and data protection, design and resilience, maintenance and environmental considerations. Read More

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Historical Italian building, Palazzo Ducale di Revere, protected by Hochiki’s market leading Latitude system

The project required a new system to upgrade the existing fire detection system, and so Hochiki Europe’s market leading control panel, Latitude was recommended. Read More


Poll statistics steer National Apprenticeship Week towards a more inclusive fire sector

As part of National Apprenticeship Week (5-11 Feb), a recent poll revealed that 57% of responders believe that there isn’t sufficient awareness on diverse opportunities in fire-related apprenticeships. Read More

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Integrating third generation CPTED in modern smart cities: A holistic approach to safety, inclusivity, and sustainability

Eliana Boldur, Security Consultant at Buro Happold, analyses sustainability in smart cities, moving beyond a narrow environmental focus to integrating safety and security into the core principles of urban planning and development. Read More

Critical infrastructure protection: addressing key pain points in physical security for 2024

In this article, we explore how rapid evolution in the physical security and access control landscape, driven by global trends and customer pain points in critical infrastructure, shapes innovative solutions. Read More


New risk profile and challenges for security teams to manage

Hybrid and remote working have changed the risk profile and challenges for security teams to manage. When staff can’t be seen, you can’t know that they’re safe and well. Read More

physical security

Navigating physical security: Top trends in 2024

The team at Videonetics share their top trends in physical security for 2024, where they say staying ahead means embracing the dynamic shifts and innovations that shape the industry's landscape. Read More

video surveillance

“The security industry is navigating a complex landscape” – Video Surveillance Report review with IDIS’ Jamie Barnfield

Jamie Barnfield from IDIS discusses his highlights from our 2023 Video Surveillance report, including an analysis on key drivers, future trends and sustainability potential. Read More


2024 OSPAs Thought Leadership Summit programme announced

The sixth Security Thought Leadership Summit organised by the OSPAs in association with the NSI is returning to the Royal Lancaster London on Thursday 22 February 2024. Read More

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The planning, conduct and evaluation of emergency exercises in rail transport

Dr Tony Cash, an independent chartered Engineer and International President of the Rail Industry Fire Association sets out top considerations for the planning, design and conduct of major emergency exercises in rail transport. Read More