Tag: fire safety

Warning as three-quarters of fire doors fail inspection
Fire Safety & Prevention

Warning as three-quarters of fire doors fail inspection

One of the UK’s leading fire door inspection organisations has warned of a “tragedy waiting to happen” after it revealed three-quarters of the fire doors …

PEEPs omitted from enactment of Fire Safety Act 2021
Fire Safety & Prevention

PEEPs omitted from enactment of Fire Safety Act 2021

The government has announced it will not be implementing the recommendation for Personal Emergency Evacuation Plans (PEEPs) from the Grenfell Tower Inquiry, instead opting to …

Johnson Controls calls for stronger fire safety compliance across high rise residential development during Home Fire Sprinkler Week
Fire Safety & Prevention

Johnson Controls calls for stronger fire safety compliance across high rise residential development during Home Fire Sprinkler Week

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, is calling for organisations to take urgent action for safety compliance across high rise …

UK Construction Week must involve game changing safety technology, says expert
Health, Safety & Environmental

UK Construction Week must involve game changing safety technology, says expert

MAY MEANS CONSTRUCTION SAFETY THIS MAY, Construction Safety Week will join global businesses from across the sector to inspire everyone in the industry to be …

NE & C Windows & Doors secures exclusive access to Reynaers’ fire safety products
Fire Safety & Prevention

NE & C Windows & Doors secures exclusive access to Reynaers’ fire safety products

NE & C Windows & Doors has secured exclusive access to state-of-the-art products and training after joining Reynaers Aluminium Ltd’s Fire Safety Partners Scheme. The …

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 …

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 …

Grenfell Inquiry: Grenfell driven by “agenda of deregulation”
Building Regulations

Grenfell Inquiry: Grenfell driven by “agenda of deregulation”

The Fire Brigades Union lawyer for the inquiry has placed central importance on the “agenda of deregulation, privatisation and marketisation” as causing the disaster. Martin …

THE UK GOVERNMENT IS SHARING MISLEADING  FIGURES ON FIRES IN SCHOOLS
Fire Safety & Prevention

THE UK GOVERNMENT IS SHARING MISLEADING FIGURES ON FIRES IN SCHOOLS

A recent blog written by the Department for Education (DfE) highlighted some key points about fire safety in schools. While the article stressed the importance …

Thousands of Brits are left in danger by inadequate fire safety features
Fire Safety & Prevention

Thousands of Brits are left in danger by inadequate fire safety features

Experts are calling for more to be done to stop fire protection systems from failing, after figures from the Home Office revealed that over half …