Claiming Tax Back for Your SIA Licence

Did you know that you can claim tax back if you paid for your SIA licence? If you pay your own licence fee, you will be able to claim tax relief against your taxable income - ...

World Mental Health Day: It’s Okay to not be Okay

1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. If you are struggling with your mental health, or if you are worried about someone's mental wellbein...

SIA – Safer Physical Intervention for Door Supervisors

The SIA has included a clarification, within the September SIA Update, on the use of safe physical restraints. To support this, we are sharing the 'Safer Physical Intervention...

Suicide Prevention & The Security Industry

To mark this year's Suicide Prevention Day, we look at how front-line security professionals respond to these critical situations. Everyone has a role in preventing suicide. A...

Is Your CCTV System GDPR Compliant?

CCTV use is on an unprecedented rise, with the average person captured on camera an estimated 300 times per day. Yet many businesses are unaware that failing to follow a stric...

NaCTSO Refresh ‘Crowded Places’ Counter Terrorism Guidance

The National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO)  has  refreshed their 'Crowded Places Guidance' to help people respond safely to incidents involving hazardou...

Guidance: Summer Travel Safety

The National Counter Terrorism Security Office has also provided counter-terrorism guidance related to staying safe abroad. As part of this, they recommend the refreshed ...