Marc Chenevoy, the Technical Manager part of the Euralarm Professional Team, explains why it is more than ever important that our industry gets down to the nitty gritty of European standardisation.

Thursday, 02 February 2017 22:42

Focus on Swiss Euralarm Member: SES

SES is the Swiss Association of Installers of Safety and Security Systems. Like many other associations within Euralarm it builds its reputation on a commitment to excellence. In an industry with the objective and purpose to save lives, protect people and property, this is a must. 

Worldwide, touristic travel is on the rise. International tourism actually dwarfs any other type of leisure business in terms of growth and one of the global regions benefitting the most from this trend is Europe: the world’s first tourism destination.

Zug, Switzerland, 31 January 2017 – The conference on Research into fire technologies shaping future standards, organised by Euralarm and EUSAS, takes place in Berlin on Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 February 2017. Those who are interested in participating in the conference can download a leaflet from the Euralarm and EUSAS websites and register directly. 

The EU Parliament IMCO Committee, an acronym standing for Internal Market and Consumer Protection, held a public hearing on European Standards for the 21st Century. The hearing is to proceed a motion for a European Parliament Resolution, formally answering the European Commission Communication: European standards for the 21st century. 

“It is going to be a happy 2017 for security and services in standardisation”, according to CEN-CENELEC, the European platform for standardisation.

According to a recent statement published by Stefan Berger, a Euralarm Delegate from member BHE and the German association’s Deputy CEO, “the recently published standard ‘Services for safety systems’ will give the customer an important decision-making aid when selecting his service provider.”

ESI, an acronym for European Systems Integration, is since the beginning of the year the newest Member of Euralarm. It is attached to Euralarm’s Security Section, which represents and promotes at a European and international level the interests of European electronic security industry including intrusion alarms, access control and video surveillance.

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