GDPR and your CCTV

With the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) being enshrined in UK domestic law from May 2018, you need to take some positive action to make sure you are compliant, especially where you use CCTV surveillance in and around your workplace. 

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Daniel Gormley
New SMS Service

Good communication is a critical part of our business, and this is why we have launched our new text message service for our 24-hour control room. Simply send a text message to 88440, starting with the word 'SECURITY', followed by your message. 

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Merry Christmas

As the Christmas festivities are upon us, we prepare our final briefings of 2017 and remember our colleagues that will we working tirelessly throughout the festive period to make sure your homes and businesses are safe and protected.  

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John Connolly, 1959 - 2017

It is with great sadness that we had to say our last goodbye to our late Chairman, John Connolly, earlier this week. John was a much loved member of our team, and will be sorely missed. Our thoughts and condolences go out to his family and friends at this difficult time. 

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New and changing threats

Ever since the unprecedented attacks on the Twin Towers and the Pentagon in 2001,  there has been a huge increase in atrocities carried out by terrorists, both in the UK and internationally. The modus operandi of recent attacks is far more varied than the improvised explosive devices or targeted incursions involving aircraft of the past.

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Why are Code 9 Security Dementia Friends?

Over 900,000 people in the UK are living dementia, affecting their lives in very different ways. At Code 9 Security, we do not believe that living with dementia should mean you cannot enjoy life and carry on in the daily pleasures and indulgences that they did before. 

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Lucy McCorkindale
Why Presentation Matters

An interesting article by an experienced door supervisor, giving advice to his colleagues about the importance of looking smart and professional when working in frontline security. Whilst the author is talking about working at licensed premises, the same message can be drawn to more corporate and industrial security applications too. 

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Our latest addition to the Dog Section

We are delighted to welcome the latest addition to our Canine Support Section, Toby. In the next few days, Toby will embark upon a rigourous course to train him as a licensed detection dog - and will soon be working with his handler, and canine companions to help us deter and detect the unlawful possession of controlled substances. 

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Daniel Gormley
Investment in Security Officer training can save lives

When an emergency occurs, whether it is a cardiac or first-aid emergency, or a natural disaster or workplace violence incident, the emergency responder who makes the difference between life and death is one who is well trained. This can include individuals who receive this training as part of their profession and also ordinary members of society.

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Daniel Gormley
The Importance of Major Incident Plans

We help businesses like yours prepare for the unexpected, helping you understand how your business could respond to a major incident. Working with you and your colleagues, we create a positive security culture - that will achieve a greater awareness of security-sensitive business functions, new and innovative ways to mitigate your vulnerabilities and improve your business continuity.

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Daniel Gormley