SIA Licensing and Criminality in the Events Sector

SIA Licensing and Criminality in the Events Sector

The Impact of Unlicensed Security and How to Prevent It The UK events sector is a £42 billion industry, preyed on by fraudsters in the private security industry who are not Security Industry Authority (SIA) licensed leading to improperly trained individuals cover all...
SIA Licensing: What You Need to Know

SIA Licensing: What You Need to Know

Our Guide to Getting an SIA Licence and Responsibilities of Licence Holders. The Security Industry Authority (SIA) is responsible for regulating the UK’s private security industry, reporting to the Home Secretary under the Private Security Industry Act 2001. Their...
A Guide to Securing Vacant Properties

A Guide to Securing Vacant Properties

The Number of Empty Properties has Doubled in the Last 12 Months. Vacant properties have a serious impact on communities, Action on Empty Homes’ annual report showed a 5.3% rise in long-term empty houses in the last 12 months, double the increase from 2016 to...
After Gas Safety Week: How much do you know?

After Gas Safety Week: How much do you know?

What should you be doing about gas safety at home and work? Gas Safety Week saw UK organisations raising awareness of dangers of poorly maintained appliances, which can cause gas leaks, fires, explosions and carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. Every year there are around...
Welcome, Carly!

Welcome, Carly!

Carly Robertson is our new Administrator. Carly is joining our fantastic team at Alarm Response and Keyholding, helping to secure homes and businesses across the UK and ensure the safety of family and employees. We are elated to have Carly join us, aiding us in...
Violent Crime Increase on Railways

Violent Crime Increase on Railways

How has railway crime increased and what needs to be done about it?   Crime on British railways has seen an increase of 12% in the last year, going from 60,867 in 2017/18 to 68,313 in 2018/19. Violent crime accounts for a fifth of these figures, with 13,591 such...