surveillance and privacy
Physec

Safe Cities and the runaway surveillance economy

Chief Editor Nicholas Dynon explores ‘safe cities’ and the rapid deployment of obtrusive surveillance technologies – and lack of associated public debate and legislation – that is fuelling their unchecked rise. According to some accounts, […]

Wyndham City Council
Access / Perimeters

Gallagher solution halts council depot thefts

Once a target for frequent theft and vandalism, a Wyndham City Council service depot hardens its defences with a Gallagher 33-wire monitored pulse fence perimeter. Located to the west of Melbourne, Wyndham City is one […]

Wisenet
Access / Perimeters

Inner Range’s Inception now integrates with Hanwha WiseNet Wave VMS

New feature-rich integration is a first of its type for Inner Range’s Inception, creating exciting opportunities for Atlas Gentech and Central Security Distribution (CSD) customers. This new and exciting integration between Hanwha WiseNet Wave VMS and Inner Range’s Inception security and access control solution allows bi-directional control of both […]

Perceptive and Gallagher
Access / Perimeters

Perceptive appointed Gallagher insights partner

Leading customer intelligence agency, Perceptive, has been appointed by Gallagher to support the Voice of the Customer programme for their security business division. Gallagher’s security division, part of the Gallagher Group, is a global leader […]

Security guard post
Access / Perimeters

International Standards: An explainer

Doug McCormick, Security Consultant at Gallagher and NZSA representative on the Joint Technical Committee that produced the new A/NZ access control standard, explains the importance of international standards regimes. A standard is a document that […]

Access Control Standard
Access / Perimeters

New access control standards a welcome addition

Andrew Thorburn, Enterprise Security & Risk Manager at Atlas Gentech, provides insights into the new Australian/New Zealand access control standard, highlighting the importance of standards for the entire supply chain from manufacturers to installers to […]

fog cannons
Physec

Police minister clears more fog cannons

Police Minister Stuart Nash has announced new funding for fog cannons in retail premises, including dairies, liquor stores and petrol stations, where workers face a high risk of aggravated robbery. “We are almost doubling the […]