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29 May 2020

CHAS IS addressing the challenge of easing the UK back to work with the launch of the CHAS People Health Wallet, a COVID-19 online declaration service that records and monitors an employee’s fitness to work.

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29 May 2020

THE COVID-19 outbreak has dramatically altered the entire commercial landscape and changed the face of business as we know it due to action taken by the Government to contain the spread of the virus and safeguard individuals. Kevin Waterhouse examines how surveillance and analytics solutions can be used to nullify potential security issues in the retail space.

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29 May 2020

ONE OF Britain’s fastest-growing specialist security businesses has been successfully deployed to the front line of monitoring and marshalling the Government’s COVID-19-related testing programme as the UK looks towards a form of business resumption post-lockdown.

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29 May 2020

IT HAS been a long-accepted belief that the true strength of an organisation can only genuinely be determined when it faces a real test. The social and economic challenges presented by COVID-19 make it arguably the sternest test that many individuals, businesses and organisations have ever faced. How has the Financial Conduct Authority dealt with the pandemic? Syedur Rahman offers his views.

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29 May 2020

THE BRITISH Security Industry Association (BSIA) has announced the regional winners of the security personnel categories for its 2020 British Security Awards. The regional winners will now be put forward for this year’s awards ceremony which, as reported by Security Matters, is to be held as a virtual event due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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29 May 2020

BARELY ANY day goes by without Artificial Intelligence (AI) and video surveillance being front and centre in the public spotlight due to concerns about ethics and privacy. Even more so now given the rapid development of highly beneficial applications designed for safety in light of COVID-19. Pauline Norstrom explains why it has never been more important for stakeholders to remain properly informed about this ever-evolving set of technologies.

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27 May 2020

THE FOURTH episode of the Fire Safety Matters Podcast is now available to download or stream for free and features an in-depth interview with Bob Docherty, chair of the Institute of Fire Safety Managers, as well as our usual fortnightly discussion with fire safety lawyer Warren Spencer and insight from Gary Craig, sales director at Advanced.

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27 May 2020

THE ENTRY process for the 2020 Tackling Economic Crime Awards (TECAs) is now open. The TECAs is an independent awards scheme launched last year by Perpetuity Research in a determined bid to recognise and reward teams, individuals, initiatives and organisations for their commitment and outstanding performance in tackling all areas of economic crime. Security Matters is the Official Media Partner for this year's event.

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23 May 2020

THE FIRST major UK study into victims of computer misuse crime has exposed the serious harm some victims experience, as well as barriers to reporting such offences, receiving support, achieving justice and the precarious resources dedicated by the police to cyber crime.

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23 May 2020

GATE SAFE has reported a “strong response” to its Gate Safe Aware distance learning module, which was launched in April following the need to cancel all face-to-face training in light of the Coronavirus pandemic.

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23 May 2020

AS THE need for secure and effective collaboration tools rises globally during the COVID-19 pandemic, secure collaboration platform Wire is tracking turbo-charged growth in Q1 2020 and driving upward trajectory into Q2. 

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23 May 2020

GATE SAFE was established in 2010 in the wake of the tragic deaths of two children crushed by automated gates in separate accidents. The charity’s aim is simple – to put a stop to any further accidents or fatalities occurring as a result of unsafe electric gate/barrier installations. Security Matters interviews founder Richard Jackson (pictured) about the myriad achievements realised to date.

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27 May 2020

THE BUSINESS Continuity Institute (BCI) has announced the launch of the BCI Competency Framework, which will complement the long-established Good Practice Guidelines. The BCI Competency Framework defines the professional standards needed to be an effective business continuity practitioner at every career stage.

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27 May 2020

CYBER CRIMINALS are evolving their particular 'craft' with new innovations and increasingly automating their attacks. This is one of the key findings of the 2020 Global Threat Intelligence Report just issued by NTT.

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21 May 2020

IN ADDITION to capturing "superb quality" images, the new feature-rich Wisenet P ultra-HD 4K Artificial Intelligence (AI) cameras from Hanwha Techwin are equipped with deep learning video analytics which offer a high level of detection accuracy, while also minimising false alarms.

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