The field of hospital security is woefully underfunded, writes American healthcare security man Kevin Mulcahy.

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St John New Zealand have launched the StaySafe smartphone app and surrounding cloud based monitoring service to protect their lone workers.

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If you’re looking for access to the latest products, exclusive demonstrations of cutting-edge technology, case studies from your peers within security, inspiration from experts in the industry, and the chance to rub shoulders with everyone who’s anyone in security, then head down to London ExCeL between 16-18 June 2015 and attend IFSEC International. 

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ONVIF, the standardisation body for IP-based physical security products, has released its first Client Test Tool that allows hardware and software-based clients such as video management systems, building management systems, physical security information management (PSIM) systems to be tested for conformance to ONVIF profile specifications. The Client Test Tool determines conformance to the mandatory requirements of Profiles S, G and C. 

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The solution from Bosch comprises fire & voice evacuation systems, video surveillance, access control, & intrusion detection

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Safe SitePublic liability is one of those phrases which literally sums it up for your company: you have a responsibility to protect the public from your construction site and will be liable in the event that a member of the public (or indeed those working with you and for you) are put at risk or affected by issues relating to your work, including your site.

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Call Security was a 50-minute documentary on BBC1, showing in a sympathetic light the varied and full work done by UK private security men and women. You can watch the programme on the BBC iPlayer.

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The annual cost of fraud in the UK could be as high as £193 billion per year, a new report suggests. This dwarfs previous estimates produced by the UK Government which put the figure at around £...


Two thirds of large businesses experienced a cyber breach or attack in the past year, says the Department for Culture, Media & Sport. The research also suggests that in some cases the cost of...



Passwords have had their time and day; now it is time for wireless access control.
By Hector Hoyos