Entry to the 2019 UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) has opened and the event organisers are calling for nominations.
The UK OSPAs are now in their third year and form part of a global awards scheme currently running in 8 countries to recognise and reward outstanding performance across the security sector.
2019 sees the introduction of a number of new categories which have been pioneered to acknowledge both in-house and contracted security personnel and new security products.
Entry is open until 16th November 2018 and nominations are invited in the following categories.
Outstanding In-House Security Manager/Director
Outstanding Contract Security Manager/Director
Outstanding Security Team
Outstanding Contract Security Company (Guarding)
Outstanding Security Consultant
Outstanding Customer Service Initiative
Outstanding Security Training Initiative
Outstanding Security Installer/Integrator
Outstanding Event Security Team
Outstanding Security Partnership
Outstanding Security Equipment Manufacturer
Outstanding New Security Product
Outstanding Security Officer
Outstanding Young Security Professional
Outstanding Cyber Security Initiative
Lifetime Achievement Award
The awards provide the opportunity to acknowledge excellence and innovation of individuals and companies who play a vital role in safeguarding UK plc.
Judging of the awards will be undertaken by an independent panel who have been nominated by many of the leading security associations.
The security industry will unite on the 28th February 2019 at the Royal Lancaster London where winners will be announced at a prestigious Awards Ceremony and Dinner.
Information on the nomination criteria and how to enter can be found on the OSPAs Website