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Christmas Time Mistletoe and Crime
23rd December 2020
Properties full of unwrapped Christmas presents are prime targets for burglars, according to the findings of a study by the Master Locksmiths Association (MLA). In a survey of its members, the MLA, a not-for-profit organisation established to promote skills and … Continue reading
Research Reveals Surge in Rogue Locksmiths
21st December 2020
The Master Locksmiths Association (MLA) has issued a stark warning after worrying new statistics reveal the extent of the problem which looks set to worsen as the pandemic continues. In a survey of its members, 66% have been called to … Continue reading
Chubbsafes – Trusted the world over. A complete range of home and residential safes
21st December 2020
Chubbsafes the safe brand that is ‘Trusted the world over’ has just become even better with exciting changes and innovations to its market leading range of home and residential safes. Chubbsafes is arguably the only brand of safes that your … Continue reading
The equipment minefield
21st December 2020
By Ravi Kotecha 10 years ago, when I was out on the road, I relied on a couple of manufacturers and only bought their equipment. In reality there wasn’t much choice so we were quite limited anyway. But now it … Continue reading
Solving the Challenges of Access Control
21st December 2020
With advances in access control technology, it is now easier and more cost effective to create security solutions that meet customers’ needs in a range of sectors from education to manufacturing. John Hardman, Product Marketing Manager at dormakaba looks at … Continue reading
Keep private rooms secure with Code Handle®
21st December 2020
For premises looking to secure rooms in busy public spaces, such as commercial offices, healthcare buildings and retail environments, Code Handle® from ASSA ABLOY Door Hardware provides a stylish, secure and easy-to-fit solution. A sleek and stylish handle with a … Continue reading
Advancing in auto security development
12th December 2020
The TDB1000 Advanced Security Systems Electronic Tester (ASSET) has been in circulation for around 3 years now and anyone who has been following it has seen the improvements and new software modules that have been released. The software modules which … Continue reading
Getting Smart About Home Security
12th December 2020
Steve Williams, sales and marketing director at Kenrick, says now is the time to get smarter. We’ve seen a surge in smart home technology over recent years, with more homeowners embracing the benefits of a ‘connected home’ than ever before. … Continue reading
Auto Locksmithing Is Pushing The Right Buttons
12th December 2020
Following on from the excellent article provided by Ravi Kotecha from Autowave last week, I felt inspired to write in and share my thoughts on the Auto locksmith industry right now. The points Ravi made about the strength of this … Continue reading
Mortise Lockcases designed to meet specification
30th November 2020
Many security professional resellers work alongside specifiers and architects to offer products that meet building regulations, which is imperative to help prevent detrimental fire-related incidents and illustrates the importance of incorporating building materials holding the stamp of approval. Doors, ironmongery … Continue reading
First wave of exhibitors locked in for MLA Expo 2021
30th November 2020
We are delighted to announce our first set of confirmed exhibitors who will be in attendance at the MLA Expo 2021 taking place at the Telford International Centre on Friday 22nd October 2021 to Sunday 24th October 2021. A & … Continue reading
Solve troubleshooting issues fast with new ASSA ABLOY app
13th November 2020
Free to download on Apple and Android mobile devices, the ASSA ABLOY Customer Support app enables customers to quickly and conveniently contact the right customer service team within ASSA ABLOY in the UK. The app provides customers with remote technical … Continue reading
Steron Locksmiths Backs New ERA Protect
13th November 2020
Following the recent launch of ERA Protect, the next generation wireless smart security system, Steron Locksmiths, the Hartlepool-based locksmith was only too keen to try it out. Bringing both alarm and camera excellence, ERA Protect offers the ultimate in security … Continue reading
How can holding open doors prevent the spread of COVID-19?
13th November 2020
Reducing the spread of germs and bacteria has never been more essential in the current climate. Holding open internal doors provides an easy and effective method of infection control within your building, but it is important that this does not … Continue reading