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When we’re not busy installing security systems, we like to share company news, product reviews and the latest industry developments with our customers.

What is the SSAIB?

Founded in 1994, the SSAIB (Security Systems and Alarms Inspection Board) is the leading Certification Body that offers a wide range of schemes for installers of security, fire and guarding services throughout the UK. Their aim is to promote high standards within these sectors and provide recognition for companies who are accredited with the SSAIB. Becoming a member of the SSAIB isn’t easy and companies who are awarded the accreditation have to pass a long list of criteria before they are approved. This ensures that SSAIB approved companies are skilled, competent and worthy of the SSAIB accreditation. When it comes...

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Lockrite Security attend IFSEC International 2014 in London

IFSEC International 2014 is being held at ExCel London on the 17th - 19th June and is the largest event for the security industry. IFSEC has been at the heart of the security industry for over 40 years and attracts more than 24,000 visitors, 650 leading manufacturers, suppliers and distributors from over 100 countries. The Lockrite team attended IFSEC on the 18th June and we really enjoyed the event. It was a welcome break from normality that involved meeting new people from a wide range of companies. Over 70 per cent of IFSEC and FIREX's annual audience is made up of installers and integrators,...

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What is the Master Locksmith Association?

Lockrite Security are proud to be members of the MLA (Master Locksmith Association) but we've found our customers are sometimes unaware of what the MLA is and why it's important to choose an MLA approved Security Company. Since day one we have setup out to provide excellent workmanship and quality security advice to our customers – being part of the Master Locksmith Association helps assure the quality of our work to our customers. View our MLA profile Who are the Master Locksmith Association? The Master Locksmiths Association is a non-profit body; established to set and promote standards of conduct, practice...

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What is lock snapping and how will anti-snap locks improve my security

Lock Snapping (also known as cylinder snapping) is a technique used by intruders to break into properties that use euro cylinder locks, which are commonly found in uPVC and composite doors. Lock snapping is a real threat that can be easily avoided by installing the right type of lock in your premises.

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