Network Rail to probe blue light link with suicides

Network Rail to probe blue light link with suicides

Network Rail is poised to undertake innovative research into how platform and station lighting can be used to help deter people from committing suicide on the railways, a panel discussion heard at LuxLive 2018.

The ground-breaking roll-out of 132,000 LED street lights

The ground-breaking roll-out of 132,000 LED street lights

North America’s biggest roll-out of smart LED street lights is set to turn Montréal into a so-called ‘smart city’ with potential applications such as snow and flood detection, pollution monitoring and waste management.

REVIEWED: Residential Streetlights

REVIEWED: Residential Streetlights

Here we’re focusing on light fittings which are used for residential roads, as opposed to other locations such as traffic routes, town centres, main roads, freeways and motorways.

REVIEWED  Large sports lights

Large sports lights

Traditionally, sports floodlights used metal halide lamps because of their good colour rendering and crisp white light.

Experts to focus on lighting and crime

Experts to focus on lighting and crime

Leading experts from the police, local authorities, the lighting industry and academia are set to gather to explore the role that lighting in play in cutting crime and the fear of crime in urban environments.

How to light for CCTV: 10 best practice tips

 How to light for CCTV: 10 best practice tips

You don’t want to discover the morning after an incident at your premises that the images from your CCTV are unusable. More often than not, bad security camera footage is the result of poor lighting. Here’s our top 10 tips to getting this fixed.