This text is the reproduction of an article published in the Italian edition of A&S Magazine, based on a contribution by Euralarm Technical Manager Marc Chenevoy. The latest edition of the magazine focuses, in between other topics, on public safety. You can find the article in Italian on the A&S Italy website.
The EU Council released last week its conclusions on ‘A future EU industrial policy strategy. The document emphases the importance of the dialogue with Industry stakeholders, such as Euralarm, and sets the EU on a course to deliver a regulative framework that is more supportive of the Industry.
In a long interview with FeuerTrutz, Lance Ruetimann, Swiss association SES Delegate to Euralarm and Euralarm’s Advocacy Committee Chairman, shares an update on the priorities of the Manifesto for a Safer and more Secure Europe.
Euralarm, the European trade association of the electronic fire safety and security Industry, has published its Annual Report 2016-2017. The report underlines the impact of the association on the future of standardisation, electroninc fire safety, security and associated services.
The 9th edition of the A.R.T.S. National Conference in Bucharest, Romania will focus on the Social Value of Security Services. A topic that is also core to Euralarm’s Mission and Strategy. A.R.T.S. is Euralarm Member and a national association for the Industry of ‘Security Technique’.
The Euralarm Symposium 2017, which took place in London and supported by the British Security Industry Association and the Fire Industry Association, made a clear point that fire safety and security will be transformed by services standards and related developments in digital services.
To the disappointment of Euralarm and its Members representing the electronic fire and security Industry, after more than 5 years of working with the European Commission on establishing a Harmonised certification scheme for alarm [security] system components, the Commission has announced that it will discontinue any further work on this specific initiative.
Speeches and debates at the General Assembly of Euralarm, the European trade association for the electronic fire and security Industry, showed that it is more engaged with policymakers and regulators than ever. But also, found challenges ahead in delays in European legislative and standardisation processes.