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25th January 2023 Issue no. 640
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Briton pledges performance with enhanced 2000 door closer series
Mul-T-Lock provides OnPoint Electrics’ van security
Hanwha Techwin Europe launches new Wisenet X Series AI Fisheye camera
New Magic engravers from Lockdecoders
- Engraves on acrylic, various kinds of plastics, wood, modeling board, etc
Hanwha Techwin’s Top 5 Video Surveillance Trends for 2023
1. The use of AI is evolving
To date, traditional video applications have called on AI to reduce false alarms and allow the forensic search of video based on object attributes.
7 security predictions that businesses need to know in 2023
Securing the cloud is a never-ending task that becomes more challenging each year as the cloud functionality continues to expand. New technologies and tools bring businesses many opportunities; however, if we don’t use them appropriately and securely, they can do more damage than good.
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This Week's News
Van Guard joins forces with ARMD to prevent and protect against van crime
Van Guard Accessories, a market leader in van accessories and security solutions has partnered with ARMD to prevent and protect against van crime. The new partnership means that businesses and tradespeople across the country can benefit from Van Guard's best-in-class vehicle security products and ARMD’s innovative tool protection solutions.
Van crime has a significant impact on the UK’s tradespeople and their businesses. The consequences of stolen tools include loss of earnings and reputation, letting down customers and high cost of tool replacement. The cost of replacing tools can be extremely high, with an average loss per break-in being around £350.
SECO-LARM introduces its 1,200-lb Electromagnetic Lock (E-941SB-1200)
SECO-LARM Maglocks are now available in black. The 1,200-lb Electromagnetic Lock has an operating voltage of 12/24 VDC (selectable), MOV Surge protection, with no residual magnetism.
A detachable faceplate for easy access to wiring.
Housing is created from anodised aluminium with a black finish. Includes an adjustable mounting bracket, and complete mounting hardware for typical installations.
Dutyholders urged to pay heed to multiple emerging fire safety legislations
On January 23rd the Fire Safety (England) Regulation 2022 came into effect, putting greater emphasis on the importance of fire doors and fire safety instructions for multi-occupied high-rise buildings.
In addition this month, the UK Government has launched a consultation to force developers into putting a second staircase in all new housing blocks over 30 metre tall and sprinklers in all new care homes regardless of building height.
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2023 Experience Days, for installers and end users
Bringing together a wealth of expertise and insight from some of the industry’s most esteemed thought leaders, these three 2023 Experience Days are designed to give end users and installers insight into the 3xLOGIC security product ecosystem, analyse market trends and provide an opportunity to network with peers and experts.
The new CDVI product selector catalogue is here!
- Clear and simple product information
"Hickleys have always supported each of our shows and it is wonderful to have them as Sponsor for 2023", says organiser Mick Friend.
Lockexpo will be held at The Belfry Hotel Nottingham. 11/12th March.
Register for free www.lockexpo.co.uk
Beginner's guide to video entry systems
What is video entry? Video entry systems are a method of controlling communication between visitors at a building’s entrance and the people inside. They are most common on private homes or apartment blocks.