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Information Commissioner Office (ICO) issues “damning report” on the use of facial recognition software by police.
On October 31st 2019 the Information Commissioner Office (ICO) has released a report following an investigation into the use of live facial recognition software by police forces in the UK. While the investigation focused the case of the New South Wales, the report acknowledges the implications that it will have on police forces around the country. Specific reference was made to the Metropolitan Police Service. This investigation comes in a time of public interest with regards to live facial recognition (LFR), particularly in the wake of the King’s Cross Station incident. There has been one ...
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Broadstone appoints former Adecco CEO to board
Broadstone, the labour as a service platform, has appointed Peter Searle as a non-executive Director to their board. Peter is an expert on staffing and recruitment with a focus on outsourcing labour supply. Searle is well versed in business scaling and his experience in the tempory staff sector will be leveraged as Broadstone seeks to challenge traditional staffing agencies. With over 30 years of experience, Peter previously held the position of CEO of UK and Ireland at Adecco. In addition, he was also CEO of Spring and Airswift, becoming the Executive Chairman of the latter in 2018. With a ...
Interconnective officially launches its’ newly upgraded GDPR Compliant Body Cam
29th July 2019 Interconnective's The Partner Body Worn Video System (BWVS) has long been one of the main choices for the discerning security company when it comes to mobile video recording. This month they celebrate the launch of their newly upgraded GDPR Compliant Encrypted Recording model. The Partner BWVS features AE5 256 Encryption and comes with DRM free un-encryption software which means that they player can be installed on multiple machines across multiple locations with no need for additional licenses. The camera itself is capable of full HD recording (1080p), 32GB of onboard memo...
Broadstone app scale-up Celebrates Huge Revenue Growth and Office Move
Manchester-based security tech scale-up, Broadstone, is celebrating unprecedented growth as it reports a 300% increase in revenue in the past five months and a 700% increase in its user community in the past six months (up from 2,500 users in October 2018 to 20,000 users this month). They predict that transactions via their platform (people looking for temporary work) will be in excess of £1m per month by 2020. As a result, the high growth firm is looking to expand its headcount by 50% over the next three months, as it enters a period of major fundraising and active investment. To support it...
Martin Ruda – An Innovative Approach to Defeating Cheque Fraud
In this Second Whitepaper of a two part series submitted to infologue Martin Ruda, Group Managing Director at The TALL Group of Companies explains how Cheque Fraud can be dampened with the introduction of ICS (Cheque Imaging Clearing Systems) into the UK Banking System. Introduction In our first whitepaper of 2019, Fighting Cheque Fraud in the 21st Century: Cheque Fraud Detection in the New Clearing Model, it was explained that whilst volumes have steadily fallen during the 21st century, the cheque is now a modernized and very efficient money transmission option. In fact, just seventeen mo...
Gordon Madgwick – Fighting Cheque Fraud in the 21st Century
In his First Whitepaper of a two-part series submitted to infologue Gordon Madgwick, Director at Cheque Consultant writes on the matter of Cheque Fraud and how we might consider the possible risks associated with the Banking Sector's introduction of ICS, (Cheque Imaging Clearing Systems) set to significantly reduce cheque clearing times. Fighting Cheque Fraud in the 21st Century: Cheque Fraud Detection in the New Clearing Model Introduction Cheque volumes are reducing by around 14% per annum but cheques remain an important and indeed essential payment method for various segments of s...
ASSA ABLOY Offers Secure Education Solutions as the Number of Pupil Exclusions Increase
ASSA ABLOY High Security & Safety Group offers a range of locks and doors suited to the sensitive needs of Pupil Referral Units and pupils in care. The breadth of doorset solutions means the High Security & Safety Group can specify products for every area and need of a secure education environment. From classroom doors and personnel doors to circulation doors and high-performance doors. All doorsets in the Secure Education range are independently tested and certified to achieve 60minute fire resistance integrity and insulation to BS EN 1634 from both sides of the door. In addition,...
Openview Upgrades CCTV Security at Cardiff Airport
OpenView Security Solutions, the UK’S largest privately-owned independent security systems company and a national supplier of electrical and mechanical services, has completed a major upgrade to the CCTV security systems used at Cardiff Airport, the national airport for Wales and a key gateway to the UK. The project included a software upgrade for 40 cameras and replacement of a further 110 cameras with the latest high definition devices. The security network was expanded with an additional 80 cameras to meet the requirements of Cardiff Airport which is one of the UK’s key strategic assets...
Marsolutions secures Association of Translation Companies (ATC) accreditation
Marsolutions Limited (Marsolutions), a provider of specialised translation services to security sector customers, have announced that they have been awarded full regular membership of the Association of Translation Companies (ATC). With over 10 years’ experience, the company is driven to provide superior customer service, localisation accuracy and on-time project delivery. Through achieving full membership of the ATC, Marsolutions reaffirms its commitment to upholding the highest standards of both product and service delivery. Marsolutions provides a range of translation and language servic...
ATG Access partners with Bega Lighting UK to illuminate the security market
ATG Access, the world’s leading innovator of road blockers, bollards and vehicle barrier systems, has announced a new partnership with light engineering specialist Bega Lighting UK. The German firm has been mastering the engineering behind internal and external lighting for over 70 years, and has joined up with security experts ATG Access on an engineering-led project to bring a lighting solution to the security market. Coming together to produce an ‘illuminated aesthetic sleeve,’ the two businesses have created three differently designed lighting caps, built specifically for ATG Acces...
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