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Assured Announced as Finalists of Prestigious Awards

We are delighted to be announced as finalists in the forthcoming prestigious Security & Fire Excellence Awards. Now in their seventeenth year, the Security & Fire Excellence Awards have consistently broken new ground in highlighting the very best people, projects and processes the UK’s security sector has to offer. Running in two categories, Customer Care […]

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Safestyle expand CCTV coverage with Assured

Safestyle Manufacturing & Logistics, have been manufacturing and installing energy saving double glazing for over 20 years. Based on an 18 acre manufacturing site in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, Safestyle produce more than 6000 frames and 13,500 double glazed sealed units every week. Safestyle approached Assured Fire & Security to expand their existing CCTV system to […]

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Survey highlights lack of fire training

A survey of workers in the SME sector has revealed that nearly a quarter of employees would look to see what others were doing before taking action in the case of a fire alarm. A further 13% would ignore the alarm and carry on working, an 4% would try and find the location of the […]

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5 Steps to Check Your Fire Safety System Works

Check out our 5 simple steps to checking your fire safety system is in full working order.           Looking for more information on fire alarm systems or other fire protection solutions? Please feel free to contact us with any queries, or why not download our free Fire Alarm Buyers’ Guide for comprehensive up-to-date […]

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Fire related deaths at all time low

New statistics published by the government have shown that fire related deaths are at their lowest number since records began. In the last year alone deaths fell 6%, taking the total drop to 30% over the course of the last decade. In addition, the report states that fire and rescue services attended the second lowest […]

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Lone Worker Guides revised by BSIA

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has published revisions to two of its Lone Worker guides. The revisions have been made to Form 144 – A Guide to Buying a Lone Worker Service and Form 288 – Lone Workers – An Employer’s Guide, to reflect recent changes in the Lone Worker services market. Form 144 […]

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Assured Family Fun Day 2015

Last weekend saw the annual Assured Family Fun Day held at Rother Valley Country Park. Assured staff and their families were invited to a exciting day full of fun activities, food and entertainment. We had a bouncy castle, bouncy slide, face painting, balloon modelling, giant twister, giant darts, sumo wrestling and a giant bike! Watch our video […]

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CCTV System Grading explained by New BSIA Guidance

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has published new guidance to help users understand the system of security grading introduced by the BS EN 62676 series of international standards, the first standards for CCTV video surveillance that will be used to any significant extent in the UK. Grading is a method of varying requirements so […]

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Fire Station benefits from IP CCTV System

Built on a former colliery site in 2010, Dearne Valley Fire Station in South Yorkshire accommodates four fire engine bays and several training rigs, along with community meeting facilities and a separate training building. Although the fire station had an existing CCTV system, the new training building on-site required installation of new security systems to […]

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Dragon’s Fire kept under control by Assured

Duncan puts trust in Assured for fire and security requirements for The Bannatyne Group. Starting life with the first club built in 1997 at Ingleby Barwick, The Bannatyne Group now has over 60 health clubs spanning the UK, along with 4 superior hotels and a head office in Darlington. Assured Fire & Security Managing Director, […]

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