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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
7th July 2021 Issue no. 565

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International News

Data Protection: European Commission adopts adequacy decisions for the UK

Tthe European Commission has adopted two adequacy decisions for the UK, meaning that personal data can continue to flow freely between the EU and the UK. Jon Baines, Senior Data Protection Specialist, at Mishcon de Reya, says:

New Wisenet P series AI cameras offer the benefits of Deep Learning AI video analytics

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Hanwha Techwin has added 5 new 2-megapixel high-definition AI cameras to its Wisenet P series. The new cameras are designed to complement the 4K models which were launched in 2020, by making it more cost-effective for users to benefit from AI technology.

Unlock smarter with the tough new SALTO Neoxx electronic padlock

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The SALTO Neoxx Padlock is a versatile locking solution that enables users to benefit from the advantages of electronic access control where previously it was only possible to use a mechanical locking solution (i.e., perimeter or fire access gates, industrial equipment yards and residential storage areas).

Abloy UK launches versatile and durable SMARTair i-gate electronic padlock

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Abloy UK has launched the new SMARTair i-gate Electronic Padlock, which is built for use almost anywhere, boasting resistance to attack and extreme weather, wire-free installation, and battery-powered operation.

Safe & Smart Cities free webinar

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A host of security solution manufacturers, including Secure Logiq, 360 Vision Technology, AMG Systems, BriefCam and Digifort have all joined forces to present solutions for delivering integrated end-to-end technology for Safe & Smart Cities in a free webinar.

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This Week's News

Making sense of wireless window sensors

* Step5pic6.jpgDesigned in response to the growing popularity for smart home security, ERA's new app-controlled window sensor, WindowSense, supports security professionals in providing homeowners with complete protection and convenience. Engineered with installers in mind, the battery-operated sensor and magnetic contact are quickly and easily fitted to the internal frame of the window, eliminating the requirement for time-consuming and costly wiring.

greenteQ Mirage fingerprint padlock

* greenteQ-Mirage-Fingerprint-Padlock.jpgForget about keeping a key for your padlocks. Mirage is a robust short shackle padlock that uses fingerprint recognition rather than a key for locking and unlocking.

How smart cameras can help facility directors optimize building usage for today's dynamic workplaces

As vaccination rates for COVID-19 continue to rise, the global business community is advancing the conversation about returning to work.

Employees that were housed in large private and multi-tenant office spaces in major urban and suburban centers are being presented an array of options, many of which include a part-time return to an office environment that prioritizes spaces for collaboration over desks at which individual employees sit and work.

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Toolstation launches new catalogue

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Toolstation has launched a new catalogue, offering over 800 new products, ranges and offers from some of the top trade brands of the nation, available in store and online.

“The security industry is a profession, not a minimum wage job” – BSIA

Following the report released in June from the first phase of the Manchester Arena Inquiry, which highlighted “missed opportunities” to identify the security threat by those responsible, the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has issued its response: 

Five ironmongery tips to manage social distancing and limit contact with doors

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Installers and specifiers are still not fully aware of the many options available to them to help manage social distancing and limit direct contact with ironmongery and doors, says the ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK&I.

Rewards and tech knowhow with Dahua Partner App

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Installers and integrators are set to benefit from Dahua's new Partner app, which is available to download free of charge.

The app is loaded with information to help installers specify the most appropriate products for their projects.

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