On today’s news round-up, education security and safety expert John L. Pack has joined G4S Secure Solutions’ team of subject matter experts. In application news, Axis Security has secured a contract to supply an access control system for Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service’s headquarters. Infinova recently announced that with the help of a surveillance system which included Infinova IP cameras, over 40 million people were peaceably able to participate in 2010′s Kumbh Mela, the largest religious gathering in the world.

In corporate news, elQnetworks’ SecureVue situational awareness platform has contributed to the company’s 60 percent revenue increase in the past year. In events news, members of the British Industry Security Association’s Export Council, who exhibited at the recent Intersec 2012 exhibition in Dubai, have reported a record level of visitor interest in the wide range of innovative UK security solutions. Read more security news…

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