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Unlocking the next generation of access control

Jo Milne-Rowe, Chair of IAI and Business Development Manager at Codelocks Since Jo Milne-Rowe was appointed as the new national chair of the Institute of Architectural Ironmongers (IAI) and in conjunction with her current role at Codelocks, she has helped to take the institute from strength to strength. After a year in the role and…

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Obituary: David Sanderson

David Sanderson

All of us at LASM are very sad to hear about the passing of David Sanderson, managing director at 3D Group, on Thursday 4th April. 3D Group published the following announcement: It is with great sadness that we must announce the passing away of our managing director, David Sanderson, after a seven month battle with…

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Locksmith Scams – How Can We Avoid Them?

It might seem that the quickest, cheapest locksmith is the answer when a lock needs opening or a door needs securing but the lack of required certification in the locksmith profession makes it a target for scamming. What can be done? A recent study found that a burglary occurs every 68 seconds in the UK. Under the inevitable stress…

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Chris Belcher

Chris Belcher passed away on the 4th August. ‘Chris, one of the best-known, and well-liked locksmiths in the UK, had suffered a 6-month battle with lung cancer, but passed away with his dignity, with his charm, with his sanity, in his own bed with his family around him’, writes Suzzie Belcher. ‘If you wish to read…

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Send For Help Director Elected Chairman Of BSIA Lone Worker Section

Will Murray, Marketing Director of leading lone worker protection provider, Send For Help Group, has been elected to Chair the BSIA’s Lone Worker Section. The appointment means that the Group now occupies an unprecedented three spaces on the Section Committee, with each subsidiary brand receiving representation. Operations Director, Ricardo Pombo and IMC Operations Manager, Nick…

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Industry Experts Elected To BSIA Section Chair Positions

At the British Security Industry Association’s Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 12th July 2017, 24 industry experts were elected to represent the BSIA’s sections of membership. Each of the Association’s sections of membership – which cover all aspects of the private security industry – are led by a Chairman and Vice-Chairman who help to facilitate…

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Thomas Lausten New CEO Of MOBOTIX AG

Thomas Lausten assumes responsibility as the new CEO of MOBOTIX. On March 27, 2017, the supervisory board has appointed Thomas Lausten as new Chief Executive Officer. This “rounds-out” the management board composed of Dr. Oliver Gabel (CTO), Dr. Tristan Haage (CSO) and Klaus Kiener (CFO). Lausten has both corporate and medium-sized business experience. He was…

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Cardinal Security Strengthens Its Team With Senior Business Development Appointment

Cardinal Security, the leading provider of dynamic and innovative security solutions, has announced the latest high profile appointment to its management team, with Kelly Stokes joining as its National Accounts and Business Development Manager. Having worked in the security industry for almost 23 years, 39 year old Stokes brings her vast experience to the role,…

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