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CertAlarm: 4th cycle of round-robin test series completed

CertAlarm confirmed the completion of its 4th cycle of round-robin test series on the 10th May. The organization offering a pan-European quality mark in the fire protection and security systems...
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Euralarm Position Paper on the New Legislative Framework (NLF) evaluation

Euralarm has given feedback on the New Legislative Framework (NLF). The association’s response to the questions of the European Commission were laid down in a Position Paper. Euralarm remains convinced...
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ONVIF: 10th anniversary of the profile concept at ISC West 2022

ONVIF is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the profile concept at ISC West 2022 Security Exhibition from March 23-25 in Las Vegas.   From the first profile, Profile S in...
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Euralarm President Jon Könz selected for the CEN-CENELEC Industry Advisory Forum

Euralarm President Jon Könz has been selected as a member of the CEN-CENELEC Industry Advisory Forum. The Forum consists of 18 members who were selected, based on their particular experience...
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Euralarm: guidance on Integrated fire protection solutions for lithium-ion batteries

Euralarm Extinguishing Section has published a guidance document on Integrated fire protection solutions for lithium-ion batteries. This new Euralarm guideline provides information on the issues related to the use of...
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Euralarm: supply chain issues in the fire and security industry

Euralarm underlines that since the corona pandemic introduced the world to the concept of “the new normal,” nothing is normal anymore.A simple incident can be disastrous for something as vital...
Euralarm: new guidance document on maintenance of extinguishing systems
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Euralarm: new guidance document on maintenance of extinguishing systems

Euralarm Extinguishing Section has published a guidance document on maintenance of extinguishing systems/equipment controlled by electronic detection systems. Unlike a production tool, a fire protection system is on operational standby...
Euralarm: Jon Könz new President
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Euralarm: Jon Könz new President

Euralarm, the European association representing the fire safety and security industry, has chosen Jon Könz as new President, during the 51st General Assembly. Könz succeeds Martin Harvey who was President...
CertAlarm scheme accepted as Conformity Asessment Scheme by EA
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CertAlarm scheme accepted as Conformity Asessment Scheme by EA

CertAlarm announces that EA, the European co-operation for Accreditation, successfully evaluated and accepted the CertAlarm Scheme as a Conformity Assessment Scheme (CAS) operating in different EA member countries. “After the...
Positive vote on EN 50710. What does it mean?
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Positive vote on EN 50710. What does it mean?

“Euralarm’s Services Section – as they underline from the European Association – reports an important step forward for service providers and end-users of remote services: the very positive vote on...
Euralarm Annual Report 2020-2021
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Euralarm Annual Report 2020-2021

Euralarm released its Annual Report 2020-2021. “Traditionally – they underline from Euralarm – the annual report covers the period running between the General Assemblies of the association. This year however...
EUSAS conference: how AI can support or optimise fire detection and security
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EUSAS conference: how AI can support or optimise fire detection and security

How can AI improve security and safety? EUSAS organised a successful digital European Conference covering the topic ‘Artificial intelligence in fire detection and security – without the hype’. The online...
CertAlarm and the new EN 54-5 and 54-7
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CertAlarm and the new EN 54-5 and 54-7

CertAlarm underlines that the EU has harmonised its standards for point heat detectors and point smoke detectors which will be mandatory from August 31, 2022. The organization now also offers...
OSSA joins Euralarm to Accelerate IoT Integration
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OSSA joins Euralarm to Accelerate IoT Integration

OSSA, the Open Security & Safety Alliance, an industry body comprised of stakeholders from all facets of the security, safety and building automation space, joined Euralarm, the association of European...
Euralarm Annual Report 2019-2020. Central theme: a secure and safe society
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Euralarm Annual Report 2019-2020. Central theme: a secure and safe society

Euralarm has released its Annual Report 2019-2020, that coincides with its 50th anniversary. As a result of the COVID-19 crisis the report is released after an Extraordinary General Assembly which...
Euralarm: Priorities and Challenges 2019-2024
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Euralarm: Priorities and Challenges 2019-2024

Euralarm presents its Priorities and Challenges 2019-2024. ‘Working together for a safer and more secure future’ is the name of the document that describes areas of cooperation to achieve a...
ASIS & French Gendarmerie Officers Academy: Strategic Partnership
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ASIS & French Gendarmerie Officers Academy: Strategic Partnership

ASIS International announces a new strategic partnership with the “École des Officiers de la Gendarmerie Nationale” (EOGN), also known as the French Gendarmerie Officers Academy, which allows up to two...
Euralarm: White Paper on Next Generation Networks
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Euralarm: White Paper on Next Generation Networks

Euralarm presented a White Paper on the topic of Next Generation Networks, during the recent meeting of its Security Section. The paper is intended for fire safety, security and services...
Euralarm: new chairman Security section
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Euralarm: new chairman Security section

Euralarm appointed Joakim Söderström chairman of the Security Section during the section meetings following the Euralarm General Assembly. As chairman he will also join the board of Euralarm as Vice...
Asis: First Associate Protection Professional (APP) Certifications
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Asis: First Associate Protection Professional (APP) Certifications

ASIS International announces the inaugural group of 150+ individuals to hold its new Associate Protection Professional (APP) certification after successfully passing the beta exam. ASIS certifications have long been recognized...

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