Event Security

Security screening of guests and attendees at events is an increasing concern. As a host, you have a responsibility to ensure the safety of visitors to your site. If your event involves a large number of guests, or VIPs or is located in a high profile location, then you may well be considering metal detection and security x-ray technology as part of your security mix. Continue reading

Service & Support

If your company uses security x-ray and Archway metal detection technology you will be aware that such technology requires regular servicing and support. Since they contain a source of radiation, by law security x-ray machines must have at least one critical examination and one radiation survey as a minimum. Containing moving parts also, it makes sense to have regular services and inspections conducted. Continue reading


Scan-X is proud to announce its continued support for Ceia, Nuctech and Ensco products.

We at Scan-X have been working closely with all three companies for nearly six years or more.

We have worked together on some fantastic projects and are looking forward to a continued growth together. Continue reading

Security Training

Scan-X Security has always been able to offer both operator and Threat detection training at customers sites. We are now able to offer this great service at our factory in Aldridge. Where training can be completed on a wide range of X-ray machine and Archways metal detectors.

Have a look at the training tab on the home page for more details.

6 tips for flying with children

The thought of being cooped up in an aeroplane with a bored, screaming toddler is enough to put any parent off a family holiday until the kids are teenagers! However, every year thousands of families go on holiday abroad, so just how are these wonder parents coping on flights with young children? With a bit of forward planning you can have an enjoyable and peaceful flight, and so can your fellow passengers. Here are a few tips to help you fly with young children Continue reading