Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry news
22nd May 2013 Issue no. 169
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Assa Abloy acquires Paddock
...30 M in 2010. The acquisition is EPS accretive from start. The acquisition is subject to regulatory approval
ERA gets Polish approval
Locks and hardware specialist ERA has further enhanced its drive into European markets with the approval
of two new locks accredited by the Polish authorities.
Building on ERA's initial success with a bespoke door lock design for the Polish market - which was achieved in conjunction with leading door manufacturer, Porta - the Garrison Lock ran...
Tradelocks courses gain MLA's CPD approval
Following the introduction of the MLA's Continuing Professional Development programme earlier this year, Tradelocks announces that two of their courses have now been awarded CPD status. This adds major credibility to the already popular courses, the company says.
According to the MLA, "Continuing Professional Development gives members of ...
Amax Security safeguards V8 Gourmet restaurant group
...trating the credentials of its wide-ranging quality service, which includes independent NACOSS Gold approval
from the National Security Inspectorate, the UK's leading certification body.
Amax's other services include CCTV surveillance solutions, door entry systems, automatic gates and barrier equipment, as well as an expanding line-up of fire sa...
Relay attacks on cars now in the public domain
...e will carefully monitor further reactions to this release of information, especially from security approval
organisations. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org ...
Government backs MLA 2011 handbook
... has further cemented its position as one of the country's leading security experts with a stamp of approval
from the Home Office.
The coalition Government's James Brokenshire MP, the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Crime Prevention has praised the work of the Master Locksmiths Association (MLA) and invited the association to contribu...
Locksmith's Exhibition 2011: Show Preview
... and operate. All the range is suitable for electricians who do not have “Part P” approval
. Each boxed system provides a complete ready to go solution for home owners and small businesses and provides full protection for their property and safeguarding their staff. With products to suit most requirements, the Rhino range...
IPSA supports Statement on industry regulation
Although "The details of the plan have yet to be decided .....", and Parliamentary approval
will still be required, IPSA is confident that the principles upon which the plan will be based are known and agreed between government and the industry. This will allow for future discussions to take place in a productive and consensual wa...
Small but beautifully formed!
... inclusion of a test certificate and product rating label bearing the VdS logo prevents issues of approval
from insurers once your choice has been made. Securikey.co.uk will assist with product selection and tutorial videos help to select from multiple locking options.
For more information and details of local stockists please call 01252...
...h safeguards the world's beaches
- IRIS Touch is first IP/GPRS alarm signaller to achieve INCERT approval
- Northern Sales Manager appointed for Unipart Monitoring Services
- Real Time video surveillance over GPRS and 3G networks
- CompactSec PZT thermal imaging camera with Shutterless Technology
- TM Security deliver a three-sided s...
Chiron's IRIS Touch is first IP/GPRS alarm signaller to achieve INCERT approval
Chiron's IRIS Touch alarm signalling technology has become one of the first to gain approval
from INCERT, the leading Belgian intruder alarm technology approval
"This latest success for the IRIS Touch range follows the EN certifications gained in both 2009 and 2010 from the reputed, independent VdS test house, and further confirms Chiron...
IFSEC records 12% visitor growth
...nfluential panel. The closely fought contest resulted in 2020 Imaging gaining the judges' stamp of approval
, winning not only the accolade, but also $10,000 to put towards the development of their technological innovation.
The international feel of IFSEC was compounded this year with the vast spread of international pavilions including Belgium,...
WCCTV Tower Awarded Type Approval Status by Network Rail
...urveillance solutions manufacturer today has announced that its Tower product has been granted Type Approval
status for use on railway infrastructure by Network Rail
WCCTV the mobile surveillance solutions manufacturer today has announced that its Tower product has been granted Type Approval
status for use on railway infrastructure by Network Ra...
Mul-T-Locks break secure XP claim first to achieve TS007
...m achieving the revised Diamond Level of Sold Secure SS312, Break Secure XP with the TS007 stamp of approval
is a proven industry leading product, which enables locksmiths to offer customers complete peace of mind and protection, with a truly retro-fit cylinder only solution."
Break Secure XP incorporates four individual high security innovation...
Project Griffin new refresher programme online
...gage with the revised refresher programme."
Further information and application forms for Centre approval
are available from the Skills for Security Customer Services team on 01905 744000 or email@example.com ...
Master Locksmiths Association exposes scam operations
"It's also important to be aware that as well as using bogus addresses, some scam sites claim approval
s which they simply haven't got. So if you're in doubt as to the authenticity of a locksmith website, but they're claiming to be an MLA member, it's worth quickly double-checking that the company is listed on the MLA's site: www.locksmiths.c...
SSAIB launches UKAS-approved fire risk assessment scheme
...the competence and reliability of a company commissioned to carry out fire risk assessment, British Approval
s for Fire Equipment (BAFE) recently introduced its Life Safety Fire Risk Assessment SP205 Scheme.
SSAIB is the first third party certification provider to introduce an SP205 scheme for firms or individuals offering fire risk assessment se...
Yale gets a handle on TS007 standards
...el Whittingham, Product Manager for Yale: "The new Platinum security handle with the TS007 stamp of approval
is a best in class product, made from marine grade stainless steel which offers the ultimate protection against the elements, as well as providing the best level of protection against cylinder attacks. This adds to our increasing product por...
SSAIB reveals plans for 2013 as registrations reach new peak
...care systems for the social alarms sector. SSAIB is the only certification body to have gained UKAS approval
for its Telecare Services Scheme, introduced last autumn.
Geoff Tate has previewed upcoming changes to SSAIB's expanding website services, with features designed to improve functionality for visitors and importantly reduce its registered ...
SmartWater meets top independent specification
...eme weather conditions over the course of many years has earned it the highest level of independent approval
following rigorous testing.
The forensic codes used within SmartWater's uniquely-coded marking solutions have been awarded 'Grade A External' classification under the recently launched national BSI (British Standards Institution) specific...
LPCB grows capabilities
...nforces LPCB's strong position within the security market, providing greater breadth of testing and approval
s to manufacturers of security products and systems. The EN 1627 standard determines the resistance of faŤades to physical attack by an intruder using a range of different and readily available tools. LPCB is already recognised by Secured By ...