Archive for September 2017

BSIA Endorses Guide To Preventing False Hold-Up Alarms

The BSIA has contributed to a guide which aims to help installers of Hold-Up Alarm (HUA) systems to reduce the number of false alarms. Developed by the National Police Chiefs’ Council Security Systems Group, the guide provides an overview of the impact that false alarms have and offers recommendations on how installers can help to…

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Allegion Encourages Locksmiths To Embrace Keyless Access Control Technology

Allegion UK will showcase its flagship SimonsVoss MobileKey system at Europe’s largest exhibition trade show for locksmithing and security, the MLA Expo, in Telford from 6th-8th October. Allegion UK’s experts will be at the MLA Expo delivering two training programmes on how to increase sales in electronic access control solutions and demonstrating what the SimonsVoss…

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One Day Time-Expiring Visitor Badges

Visitor Pass Solutions, a division of Data Management, Inc., has developed a new brand for its industry-leading temporary badge product line. “One Day(tm) Time-Expiring Visitor Badges” bolster security protocols and simplify visitor management at schools, healthcare facilities, corporate campuses, and more. One Day Time-Expiring Visitor Badges are “valid today and void tomorrow,” changing color overnight…

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Openview Security Solutions Installs Consolidated Control Room For Lancashire Hub CCTV Centralisation Project

OpenView Security Solutions (OSS), one of the UK’s leading providers of CCTV and IT infrastructure solutions to the public sector, has successfully completed the design and installation of a new control room in Blackburn, Lancashire. The company was awarded the contract after an open tender process as part of the Lancashire Hub CCTV Centralisation Project…

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Vanderbilt Expands Irish Team

Robert Jones has joined Vanderbilt Industries as Area Sales Manager for Ireland. Robert who has comprehensive experience in the security industry will be promoting the full Vanderbilt product portfolio of Intrusion, Access Control (including ACT) and Video solutions. He joins our sales team which includes Troy Sullivan and Michael Byrden. Michael Byrden, Market Manager for…

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Door Jammer At MLA Expo

DoorJammer is a unique and innovative portable door security device for anyone needing privacy and security. It takes only seconds to secure and is simply placed under the door and tightened. Door Jammer was invented by product designer Von Saint while on holiday in Mexico. The innovative idea was sparked when Von Saint found his…

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MLA Expo Training – 60 Courses Available

Taking place October 6th-8th in Telford, MLA Expo will feature a significant amount of training open to MLA members as well as non-members. Whilst details are subject to change, initial information shows Courses/Seminars offered will be offered in the areas of General Locksmithing (to include non-destructive entry, Lock ID, UPVC related training, High security cylinders,…

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World’s Smallest Fingerprint Identification Padlock

From Midas Touch. Padlock size and being keyless, makes it ideal for backpacks and travellers. Good item to stock in the shop. Keyless: No password, your finger is your key. Security: Fingerprint identification system, higher security level than the traditional machine key. Speedy: Real key-less systems, only 0.7 second unlocking time. Smart: One touch operation…

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