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Layering security from the outside in
23rd October 2020
The Covid-19 lockdown has seen a significant number of people working from home, potentially for the long-term.  Although home burglaries have fallen during lockdown, the time spent at home has led many owners to review their security measures. When it … Continue reading
‘Checking in’ with Mul-T-Lock’s access control solution
4th September 2020
A hotel environment is fast-paced and ever changing, with staff and guests coming and going 24 hours a day. Despite this, it’s a business owner’s job to ensure that the building – and everyone in it – is safe and … Continue reading
Creating the Ultimate Home Security System: Mechanical Meets Smart
12th June 2020
Over the past couple of years, the locksmith and security industry has been transformed with the introduction of smart home technology, from smart locking solutions to smart alarm systems. Simon Emmons, Sales and Marketing Director at Yale UK, discusses how … Continue reading
Theft at Hadden Hill Golf Course thwarted by The uWatch Cube
29th May 2020
Secured by Design (SBD) member company uWatch have another success to add to their portfolio of crimes prevented, with their uWatch Cube thwarting a theft at a golf club. On Thursday 7 May at 21:06hrs the Hadden Hill Golf Club … Continue reading
Locking up advice for the lock down
1st May 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has forced the majority of high street retailers and businesses to shut up shop, with some of those on the government’s exemption list electing to reduce opening hours, or close the retail outlet side of their business … Continue reading
Abloy launches mobile digital key and extremely weatherproof Bluetooth padlock
3rd April 2020
Announced today, the new ABLOY® BEAT locking solution includes a novel digital key, a mobile app and an IP68-rated, weatherproof Bluetooth padlock. The future-proof solution is designed to boost operational efficiency while securing critical infrastructure, commercial institutions and industry sites. … Continue reading
DOM Tapkey Smart lock now available with iOS
24th January 2020
DOM UK once again announces another new development to add to their new digital range of access control systems. DOM Tapkey provides quick access to door entrances through the use of mobile phones with BLE and was initially launched with … Continue reading
New partnership offers innovative property management solutions
24th January 2020
Master Lock, the global leader in security, has partnered with Viewber, the outsourced viewing and inspection service for the property industry, to offer remote and convenient entry to properties throughout the UK. Using Master Lock’s innovative Select Access Smart Bluetooth … Continue reading
Delta Security installs integrated security solution at Grasmere Primary School
4th September 2019
Delta Security, a specialist in automated, high-security solutions, has installed an integrated access control and IP-based HD CCTV system into Grasmere Primary School to enhance security for students and streamline access for teachers and visitors. Local to Delta Security, the … Continue reading
Amazon Alexa SmartSecure Advancement
16th August 2019
A smart tech advancement by FUHR benefits users of Carl F Groupco’s SmartSecure electronic door locking and access control brand in the UK. The development means that customers can now use Alexa-enabled devices, such as Amazon Echo, to control the … Continue reading
Standalone Access Control System is as Reliable as it is Cost-Effective
2nd June 2019
People and vehicle access control specialist Nortech has launched its NanoQuest, a secure, single door self-contained access control system. This proximity card reader/access controller combination is small, powerful and supports up to 500 users. The NanoQuest is a compact standalone … Continue reading
Gira System 106: ‘a dynamic statement piece’
3rd February 2019
Gira, one of the world’s leading full-range suppliers of intelligent system solutions for building management, is pleased to launch the Gira System 106: a door communication system with user-friendly intercom. A dynamic statement piece for the home, the Gira System … Continue reading
Smart lock, smart home, smart living.
27th January 2019
Technology is laying the foundation for a truly smart home when it comes to security, where will be in the next ten years? Already there are smart meters to track energy usage, smart thermostats to control heating systems, smart doorbells … Continue reading