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...
10 May 2022 -
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...
26 April 2022 -
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...
21 March 2022 -
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...
16 March 2022 -
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...
2 March 2022 -
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...
7 February 2022 -
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...
22 December 2021 -
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...
9 December 2021 -
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...
28 October 2021 -
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...
19 July 2021 -
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...
27 May 2021 -
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...
14 April 2021 -
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...
9 February 2021 -
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...
29 January 2021 -
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...
5 June 2020 -
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...
2 October 2019 -
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...
27 June 2019 -
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...
27 June 2019 -
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...
20 May 2019 -
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...
15 May 2019 -