Don’t be complacent when it comes to home security

We’ve all been there. You leave home heading to work, the supermarket or a night out with friends and five minutes down the road the questions pop into your head: “Did I lock the back door? Did I lock the front door? Did I close the window in the kitchen?” Home security is always on [...]

2018-11-20T17:18:03+00:00November 20th, 2018|

Is a swanky safe room the ultimate luxe amenity?

Huge thanks to Nancy A. Ruhling at Mansion Global for including comments from our colleagues at Panic Room USA in this fascinating and insightful article on luxury panic rooms and safe rooms. We know that a swanky safe room is the ultimate luxe amenity but we are also able to create panic and safe rooms [...]

2018-11-14T13:26:53+00:00November 13th, 2018|

Hire a security guard, and much more

USPA International, USPA Nationwide Security and Panic Room USA, our long-term US business partner, is able to offer bespoke security solutions from bodyguards, panic rooms, nuclear shelters, security officers and firewatch security services. USPA Nationwide Security is a global security guard company with a focus on providing security guard services including, security guards, bodyguards, fire [...]

2018-11-01T17:14:22+00:00November 1st, 2018|

Residential panic room enquiries continue to rise

As police forces across the UK are further stretched and increasingly unable to respond rapidly, if at all, to burglaries and home invasions, more and more homeowners are taking bolder measures to enhance the safety and security of themselves and their families. This is reflected in the fact that the team here at The Panic [...]

2018-10-23T15:08:10+00:00October 23rd, 2018|

Trump pulls the plug on INF treaty

President Trump has confirmed that the US will withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty with Russia stating that the country has violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty for “many years” https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-45930206. He has made his opinion on Russia’s behaviour very clear on several previous occasions and often asked why his predecessor, President Obama, [...]

2018-10-25T18:06:50+00:00October 22nd, 2018|

Hamptons homeowners strike back at gangs

Wealthy homeowners in the Hamptons, part of the East End of Long Island near New York, are striking back at potential burglars and intruders by installing luxury panic rooms. Many inhabitants fear that members of the violent Salvadorian MS-13 gang are moving eastwards towards the Hamptons and will start to target the super rich in [...]

2018-10-18T16:41:43+00:00October 18th, 2018|

All enclosed

Whilst installing our latest nuclear shelter for a private client, we designed and manufactured a bespoke, highly secure enclosure for a generator. It is, of course, imperative that the generator continues to function and provide a sustainable and reliable short- and long-term power supply to the shelter in the event of a nuclear attack. Therefore, [...]

2018-10-11T11:45:18+00:00October 11th, 2018|

1960s nuclear war bunker open to public

A nuclear war bunker built in the 1960s in Scotland has been opened up to the general public for the first time in its history. The bunker, located in the Cabrach hills of Moray, is some 20ft below ground and is the size of a small caravan https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-45220025. Part of a network of hundreds of sites [...]

2018-09-14T18:07:58+00:00September 14th, 2018|

How social media sharing is putting UK homes ‘at risk’

It's the norm for many people nowadays. Heading away on holiday means 'checking-in at the airport' on Facebook to let all your friends know you're jetting off. Then, as soon as you're on the sun lounger by the pool, posting a photo of blue skies & sunshine on your Instagram account to the envy of [...]

2018-09-10T17:15:36+00:00September 10th, 2018|