GDPR – CCTV, Security and Data Protection

The new GDPR legislation encouraged all businesses to review their data collection, processing and storage which makes it an ideal time to review your security system data handling. Reviewing this will help you to ensure that any data you collect is being used and stored appropriately. CCTV There are some key principles that the government [...]

FIREX 2018 Focus On:Kentec Taktis

Kentec Taktis - The Future of Fire Systems Alongside Haes, Kentec have been one of our preferred fire panel manufacturers for many years. The Kentec Syncro AS has proven to be a fantastic and versatile analogue addressable panel for commercial installations, but we were surprised that the 4 loop version was discontinued a short while before [...]

IFSEC 2018 – Our Favourite Security Innovations

IFSEC International opened it's doors today, welcoming fire and security professionals to Europe's largest security exhibition. Chris, Amy and I headed to the Excel in London to see the new products that were being launched and meet with market leading manufacturers and other professionals. Texecom have several innovations that are due to be launched over [...]

Fire Safety and Fire Risk Assessments

Fire safety is crucially important and the basis of your fire safety should be set out in your fire risk assessment, but these can seem complicated and daunting. If you are one of the responsible people in your organisation then you need to know what is required. Why do I need a fire risk assessment? [...]