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Category : Aerospace Safety

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Why WhatsApp is not as secure as you thought it was

A chain is only as strong as the weakest link. This is true for any type of technology, but particularly so when it comes to security. There’s been a lot of discussion in the media recently about the privacy of

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Putting an end to laser attacks on airplanes

Since 2009 over 10,000 aircraft in the UK alone have been targeted by hand held laser attacks. The reckless targeting of aircraft poses a significant and growing threat to aviation safety. However it is often difficult to obtain evidence to secure a conviction and existing laser detection equipment is very

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New aerospace technologies to get £365 million funding

Business Secretary Sajid Javid has yesterday (13 July 2016) announced that government and industry have committed to providing almost £365 million of funding for new aerospace technologies, further enhancing the UK’s reputation as a world leading aircraft design and manufacturing hub.

The news, timed to coincide with this week’s Farnborough Air Show, builds on

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Hidden in Plain Sight

I recently had the enormous pleasure of witnessing the ground-breaking theatrical adaptation of War Horse at the New London Theatre – where the mind-bending talents of what must be the world’s greatest puppeteers brought man-made equine carcasses to life before my very eyes.

Walking on to an empty stage, 3 puppeteers

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Stolen from the lips of dinosaurs

Throughout our career and in fact in our daily lives, Safety Professionals hear things that make them shiver to the bone!

Things you really DO NOT want to hear in your organisation:

They must be safe – they haven’t crashed!
Why are we trying to change something that isn’t broken?
But we’ve always done

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