On today’s news round-up, Optex REDSCAN detectors are preventing theft of high value goods at a major distribution centre near Birmingham. Also in application news, Arecont Vision’s megapixel cameras have improved security at the Valletta cruise ship terminal in Malta. In corporate news, integrated building security systems provider G4S Technology has appointed Duncan Cooke as Director of Sales and Marketing, Steve Pike as Business Development Manager and Steve Mabbutt as Campaign Manager, to build upon recent growth.

In events news, the International Association of Healthcare Security & Safety will conduct a conference programme at the ISC Solutions 2011 International Security event, which will take place on the 2nd and 3rd of November in New York. Over in London, ASSA ABLOY and HID Global have presented the latest revolutionary thinking in access control and security at a dedicated event held at the prestigious Wallace Collection. Read more security news…