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1st June 2016 Issue no. 315
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Clone it your way with Tradelocks smart cloning solutions
Borg BL6100 code lock for multipoint locks
The handle also protects against forced entry as it stays permanently clutched until the correct code is entered.
ABUS Diskus 24IB/50 wins "Best on Test Award"
West Port selects Carl F Groupco for Ingenious order
Qvarn platform for managing workforce identities is now free and open source software
Genius Vision offers a free non-commercial version of NVR - If you have a personal security system and want to be able to monitor that system remotely, then a NVR may the solution for you. NVR or a network video recorder provides a means of recording video to external as well as internal storage devices via a dedicated device.
This Week's News
Master Lock introduces a full line of safes specifically designed for business offices
Cash, digital media, laptops, tablets, electronic devices, documents and confidential files are many of the possessions and valuables that must be secured against fire, water and burglary. Master Lock has the largest offer of safes and storage security for offices and stores.
The water and fire resistant safes feature 2.5cm thick bolts and a pry-resistant hinge bar on the door for added protection against forced entry and a multi-position shelf for better organization.
Yale showcases state-of-the-art Smart Living range at IFSEC 2016
ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, will be exhibiting its product breadth at IFSEC that comes from years of expertise in the industry. The groups leading brands, including Yale, will be on stand E1100 in Hall S7 at Excel, London, from 21-23 June.
Yale will feature its state-of-the-art Smart Living range for the residential market, which includes both the Keyfree and Keyless Connected door locks, Smart HD CCTV, and Smart Home Alarm kits. The Smart Living range takes the hassle out of home security, allowing homeowners to remotely keep an eye on their property from anywhere at anytime.
Hikvision cameras push area surveillance to the limit with fully mobile CCTV solution
When Mercury Fire & Security was asked to create a fully mobile CCTV solution for Nottingham-based client Magpie Security, it turned to Hikvision to confront the triple perils of dust, vibration and the British weather.
Mini strobe sirens now available from SECO-LARM
The SECO-LARM Mini Strobe Siren has a synchronized piezo siren that sounds at 110dB at 1ft (30cm) and LED strobe light to help deter would be thieves. With high-impact plastic casings and weatherproof design, they allow for indoor and outdoor use.
Pick up a bargain! With discounts on Peterson picking tools at Tradelocks
Tradelocks have another extraordinary promotion this week, with a massive 50% off selected Peterson Locksmith Tools.
Between Friday the 27th of May and Thursday the 2nd of June use promo code 'PETERSON' at the Tradelocks checkout to get your massive discount on a huge range of Peterson tools.
Room observation system for detention facilities
Sovereign Fire and Security has released a room observation system (ROS) to promote the welfare of vulnerable people in secure hospitals, mental health units, immigration centres and any kind of detention facility. The product will oversee duty of care but at the same time protect staff from spurious claims of mistreating or neglecting inmates.
The ROS consists of a high-security camera mounted inside the secure room paired with an Audio Visual Unit (AVU) installed outside the monitored area. Viewing and operation of the AVU is only possible for authorised users with valid electronic access control (EACS) credentials.
Allegion to acquire Trelock GmbH to become biggest in bike locks in EU
Allegion PLC, owner of among others Kryptonite and AXA Stenman Holding and a leading global security products provider, is taking over Trelock GmbH and related companies. With the Trelock take-over Allegion turns into the biggest supplier of bicycle locks in Europe.
T-Reign solutions for land and sea adventures
In 2014, Adventurer Dave Cornthwaite joined forces with Outdoor Product Supplier Securikey T-Reign for his Expedition1000 journeys, during which a selection of products from the Retractable Gear Tether and ProCase ranges were provided for the trips.
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Hickleys add locksmith training to their Auto Locksmith training academy.
If you are an Auto Locksmith, offer vehicle key cloning or are interested in entering this market, this is the place you have to be to see the latest in vehicle key solutions. Simply Keys is not a conventional trade show, it is packed with vehicle demonstrations, product demonstrations, technical discussion and presentations.
Security firm behind Old Trafford bomb blunder likely to be dumped by Manchester United
Security Search Management & Solutions are understood to be the firm brought in to help conduct a training exercise involving sniffer dogs at Old Trafford last Wednesday.Full Story
Get the genius of Chris Belcher at Tradelocks
IFSEC: see the latest in Door Entry and Home Automation technology (SimpleHome) from Comelit
The Auto Locksmiths Exhibition
We have had a huge response and we urge you to register to come to the show.
EU approves new data protection rules
After being given full approval by the European Parliament, the data protection reforms have now been published in the Official Journal of the European Union. The two year countdown begins now as the Regulation will apply from 25 May 2018 and the Directive from 5 May 2018. Further updates will be published over the coming months on the ICO’s dedicated data protection reform website.
Send for Help group confirmed as the world's largest lone worker protection provider
The Send for Help Group, which owns subsidiary brands Skyguard and Guardian24, has been confirmed as the world's largest lone worker protection provider in a recent market research report. The 'People Monitoring and Safety Solutions' report published by business intelligence specialists Berg Insight states, "The Group is now the leading lone worker protection service provider worldwide, with a combined subscriber base of more than 100,000 end users across several vertical market segments in the UK."