On today’s weekly round-up, Avigilon’s high-definition video surveillance systems have recently been deployed in order to ensure asset protection, effective cargo management and employee safety. Over in Finland, Idesco’s Cardea reader has proven to be an outstanding performer in the country’s Electric RaceAbout sportscar immobiliser system. Over in the UK, the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) recently hosted a roundtable meeting to discuss the roles of the private sector in security services.

In events news, the Women’s Security Council (WSC) will be awarding women in the field of physical security. The WSC Women of the Year Award recipients will be honoured during ISC West 2012 in Las Vegas. Over in Spain, the Sheraton Hotel Santa María de El Paular has invested in SANYO’s Full HD cameras to create a safe environment for its guests whilst deterring and detecting potential thieves. Read more security news…