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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
18th May 2022 Issue no. 607

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International News

Hanwha Techwin upgrades and expands its Wisenet Q series cameras

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Hanwha Techwin is adding 12 new 4-megapixel cameras to its Wisenet Q series.  Together with existing 2 and 5-megapixel Wisenet Q models, the new NDAA compliant cameras are designed to offer an affordable solution for virtually any high camera count video surveillance application.

SONITROL new Gunshot Detection Solution

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SONITROL, a leader in verified electronic security, has announced the availability of a new, award-winning Gunshot Detection Solution for existing and prospective customers. 

In any organisation, keeping people safe is the top priority. Unfortunately, unpredictable active-shooter situations happen all too often. So, it’s essential to have safety measures in place to help ensure quick, effective responses in an emergency.

MUL-T-LOCK provides ultimate protection from cylinder manipulation attack

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MTL300 Break Secure 3XP from the security specialist is the latest retrofit cylinder addition to Mul-T-Lock UK’s high security range specifically designed for PVCu doors. 

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This Week's News

Q-Smart Fingerprint Door Handle

* Q-Smart.jpgQ-Smart fingerprint door handle is an electronic door lock that runs on battery power. No wiring is necessary. This is a completely keyless entry system – no need for keys or PIN codes. Set up personal preferences for the whole household.

The handle operates in 3 ways:

Fingerprint scanner
Key-card (IC card proximity reader)
Smartphone app.

Effortlessly upgrade with Cam-Motion technology to make doors accessible to all

* DC700-Cam-Motion.jpgFor specifiers seeking a convenient and effortless door closer upgrade, ASSA ABLOY’s range of Cam-Motion products not only ensure an environment is welcoming to everyone, regardless of their age or dexterity, but also help satisfy the demands of the latest Industry Safety Steering Group (ISSG) report, which tasks the construction industry with accelerating culture change.

Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy, the Hackitt report found that the regulatory system for high-rise and complex buildings was not fit for purpose. Since then, there has been a significant drive to make positive change within the culture of the UK construction industry, with a particular focus on increasing competence levels in all aspects of the built environment. The ISSG, chaired by Dame Judith Hackitt, recentl

Van Guard are showcasing their ultimate range of van storage and security products, including two brand new products

* Van-Guard-ladder-rack.jpgVisit the Commercial Vehicle Show at NEC Birmingham from 24th-26th May to see established van accessory manufacturer Van Guard Accessories exhibit their ultimate van storage and security range.

Alongside showcasing their complete range of commercial vehicle accessories, including roof bars, van racking, Pipe Carriers and security products, Van Guard are bringing two brand new product releases to the CV show, the ULTIRack+ and the ULTILadder.

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Abloy UK at IFSEC 2022: Transforming digital access control

Abloy UK is transforming access control options and making it easier than ever before for organisations to adapt and update their systems to digital, wireless, and mobile solutions.

Mul-T-Lock Achieves a First in Security with Bristol University

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As part of an ongoing complete security upgrade throughout the campus, Bristol University has benefitted from Mul-T-lock’s MTL™600 master key suites, designed and installed by Guardian Security Systems in Bristol.

Over 31,000 stolen and leaked credentials from the FTSE 100 on the Dark Web

London, May 10, 2022 - Outpost24, an innovator in identifying and managing cybersecurity exposure, today announced the results of its 2022 FTSE 100 Credential Theft Study outlining the number of breached credentials from the UK’s most profitable companies online – ready to be exploited by threat actors.
The Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE) 100 Index is made up of the 100 biggest companies by market capitalisation on the London Stock Exchange. These companies represent some of the most influential and profitable enterprises on the market across various industry verticals.

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Experienced Safe Engineer Wanted
West Midlands

Looking for a change? Want to feel valued? Want to work for a friendly company that cares?

Burton Safes is seeking an experienced Safe Engineer to cover the West Midlands.

Competitive salary + overtime + company bonus, van, tools, phone & uniform.

For more details email [email protected] or, call Shaun & Andy on 0113 274 4627

Abloy UK delivers new hybrid Incedo training course

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Abloy UK has created a new hybrid style of training that blends in-person seminars with online courses, to help organisations learn more about its Incedo ecosystem.

Coleraine-based Advanced Overwatch, who install a range of security systems, wanted to understand more about Abloy's new Incedo solution, and were the first organisation to receive the new style of training.

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