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Aston Services Group (ASG) in Top 5% after ACS Audit
Aston Services Group (ASG) announced on Monday that has achieved a total of 136 out of a possible 145 in their Industry Association (SIA) Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) audit. This represents a 13 point increase and places ASG in the top 5% of security providers in the UK. During the audit, the SIA ACS auditor visited Middleton Shopping Centre, Mill Gate Shopping Centre, and also Victoria Shopping Centre. The auditor reportedly commented on the high score award...
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CDX Security achieves top 5% score on SIA Approved Contractor Scheme
Family-run security firm, CDX Security was recently scored in the top five per cent of UK security firms, following a successful audit from the Security Industry Authority (SIA). The Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS), commissioned by the SIA, aims to protect the public and maintain and improve standards within the security industry. Firms are marked against seven criteria and must consistently demonstrate excellent service delivery and sound business manag...
A Recipe For Disaster – The Risk of Eroding Margins

Graham Tilly, Managing Director of Risk Management Security Services, discusses eroding margins in the security industry, the dangers this poses to companies and how this phenomenon has started to impact mobile patrols and keyholding services.

ON THE GROUND: First Interview with new SIA Chief Executive

On June 26th, 2019, Infologue was invited by the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to do a press briefing with the SIA’s new Chief Executive, Ian Todd. The entire brief lasted just over an hour with the first ten minutes being an introduction to Mr. Todd and his background with the remainder of the time being filled by a Q&A with Infologue and the other outlets that were i...

Cordant Security earns world’s first ISO 45001:2018 & boosts ACS Score

Cordant Security has successfully increased its ACS score from 142 to 161 in its most recent March 2019 audit. The Approved Contract Scheme Pacesetters membership is made up of Contract Security Guarding Companies who are in the top 15% benchmarking and achievement levels set by the Security Industry Authority Approved Contractor Scheme.

In the past few years Cordant Security has regu...

Prepare for your ACS assessment with NSI experts

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) is an independent assessment body for the SIA Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS). ACS is increasingly becoming a mandatory requirement for buyers of manned security services. It is a distinct approval demonstrating your company has been independently assessed against recognised standards and helps to ensure the services your company d...