News

17

Aug
2019

Best apps for security professionals

Committee member Nick Karas provides the following - Accessing the Internet to gather information continues to grow rapidly. People now expect everything to be connected, from their real-time public transport schedule, to the voting system, to stock availability in physical world stores.

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9

Aug
2019

Stealing with impunity

Committee member Nick Karas provides the following - A surge in shoplifting, partly driven by the rise of self-serve checkouts, means retailers are now losing more than $3.3 billion a year to light-fingered customers

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6

Aug
2019

GSX Chicago - Don't Miss It!

Global Security Exchange (GSX), 8-12 September, is the only event that brings together security professionals from all vertical markets throughout the world to network, learn, and re-invest in the industry. It’s home for all security practitioners and their partners.

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1

Aug
2019

ISO OHS Standard

According to SAI Global, OH&S Standards were the most sought after in the last financial year. The Standard is "AS/NZS ISO 45001:2018 Occupational health and safety management systems - Requirements with guidance for use"

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19

Jul
2019

Training organisation fined $200,000 for fraud

An occupational health and safety training organisation has been convicted and fined $200,000 for falsifying scaffolding and forklift training records. Unfortunately this type of activity is not uncommon considering the prosecution of Roger Training in NSW for falsely issuing extensive numbers of security qualifications.

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5

Jul
2019

Contract Standards for FY20

Standards Australia have available a series of publications for contract standards including the engagement of sub-contractors. Security leaders should be aware of these minimum requirements.

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