Tag: fire prevention

Fire safety obligations & the cost of getting it wrong
Fire Safety & Prevention

Fire safety obligations & the cost of getting it wrong

Charles Arrand considers the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, with a focus on both the potential business and human costs of failing to discharge …

ASFP releases further guidance documents
Fire Safety & Prevention

ASFP releases further guidance documents

The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) has expanded its range of guidance with the release of three new and three updated documents.  The new …

Hochiki life safety devices reduce false alarms and help make the 75km long Dubai Metro transport network safe for passengers
Fire Safety & Prevention

Hochiki life safety devices reduce false alarms and help make the 75km long Dubai Metro transport network safe for passengers

Famed for its luxury shopping and extraordinary architecture, the city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates is home to over 3.3 million people, and …

Powerful and innovative fire safety system from Hochiki installed at one of Italy’s leading food production sites
Fire Safety & Prevention

Powerful and innovative fire safety system from Hochiki installed at one of Italy’s leading food production sites

In 1959, eight dairies in the Parmigiano Reggiano area founded the CCS Consorzio Caseifici Sociali. Over the years, the has business expanded to include the …

AEI Cables sends out message to building owners on Category 3 Control fire performance cables
Fire Safety & Prevention

AEI Cables sends out message to building owners on Category 3 Control fire performance cables

Owners of high-risk buildings are being warned of the dangers of not using approved cabling under a new British Standard Code of Practice by cabling …

MAJOR FIRE AT RECYCLING CENTRE CAUSES DISRUPTION AND ENVIROMNENTAL DAMAGE
Fire Safety & Prevention

MAJOR FIRE AT RECYCLING CENTRE CAUSES DISRUPTION AND ENVIROMNENTAL DAMAGE

A major fire that destroyed an unsprinklered recycling plant in Nottingham led to disruption in the local area, asbestos warnings and unnecessary damage to the …

Warringtonfire Invests in UK Testing Laboratory to Meet Increased Demand
Fire Safety & Prevention

Warringtonfire Invests in UK Testing Laboratory to Meet Increased Demand

Warringtonfire, a world leader in fire testing, inspection and certification services, has made a significant investment in its High Wycombe testing facility to meet the …

THE NEW AGE OF INSURANCE CONSTRUCTION RISK: DETECTING FIRE WITH WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY
Fire Safety & Prevention

THE NEW AGE OF INSURANCE CONSTRUCTION RISK: DETECTING FIRE WITH WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY

In the construction sector, the leading cause of financial losses between 2016-2020 was fire – resulting in insurance claims reaching a staggering €11.3bn. With engineering …

How Will Fire Safety Evolve in 2022?
Fire Safety & Prevention

How Will Fire Safety Evolve in 2022?

FireAngel’s Co-founder and Chief Product Officer, Nick Rutter, shares his expert predictions for the year ahead  Residents will need alternative strategies to the Waking Watch Relief Fund   The Government has boosted the Waking Watch Relief Fund with an …

NITTAN EVOLUTION FIRE DETECTION SYSTEM PROTECTS NORTHERN IRELAND SHOPPING CENTRE
Fire Safety & Prevention

NITTAN EVOLUTION FIRE DETECTION SYSTEM PROTECTS NORTHERN IRELAND SHOPPING CENTRE

A Nittan Evolution fire detection system has been installed into the Bloomfield Shopping Centre in Bangor by Nittan Elite Partner Solutions for Systems, based in …