In Security Editor
UK jails are struggling to cope following a 92% increase in prison population since 1993, creating an alarmingly dire situation.
Cortech Developments main software product, Datalog 5, now offers full integration with ACTpro Enterprise software designed by access control provider ACT.
CBES have installed IP access control systems from ACT at Asda stores and distribution centres across the UK.
Multinational property and infrastructure company, Lendlease, is using IP video entry and access control from Urmet at a 16-storey apartment block and townhouses surrounding the largest park to be built in London for 70 years.
RISCO Group, the leading global manufacturer of end-to-end solutions for the professional security market, has announced the launch of RISCO Smart Home.
The Scout leaders at Howley Grange decided they needed a better way to control movement around the site following a refurbishment that increased the size of the Headquarters.
System integrator, MRFS Group, has installed Comelits ViP system, complete with energy monitoring/display (using SimpleHome), at the landmark Vantage Point building above Archway Underground Station in north London.
Now that British Summer Time (BST) has officially come to an end, we will start to see extended hours of darkness, which can often leave properties vulnerable to opportunistic criminals.
Article by Justin Bentley, Chief Executive Officer of the International Professional Security Association (IPSA)