Fire Safety is the set of practices intended to reduce the risks of fire, including fire regulations, risk assessment and policy. Fire safety measures include passive fire protection intended to prevent the ignition of an uncontrolled fire, and used to limit the development and effects of a fire after it starts.
Electrical fires do more than just damage your house – they put your family’s lives at risk. Though dangerous, they can be prevented.
Fire Safety has been in the news constantly since the terrible tragedy at Grenfell. ‘How could that happen?’ Is the question that is being asked time and time again. Alarmingly though so many building owners and occupiers are still ignoring their responsibilities regarding fire safety.
A leading safety expert has called upon Scotland’s electrical professionals to help cut the risk of one of the biggest causes of domestic fires throughout the country.
Leading independent manufacturer and distributor of fire alarm evacuation and building infrastructure products and accessories Vimpex, will be featuring their market-leading and Fire safety ranges of evacuation and alarm sounders, beacons and system accessories at this year’s Firex International
There is more to maintaining fire alarm systems than you might initially think, says The FIA. There is much more to maintenance than simply testing the system to see if it works. False alarms – and the reasons behind them – can be particularly tricky to solve.
The warranty on Micropack’s new multi-spectrum infrared flame detector FDS303 has been extended to five years, following independent testing that reveals its components have an expected lifetime of 50 years.
As the countdown to Christmas gets well and truly underway with offices and places of work getting into the festive spirit, Siemens Building Technologies is warning UK businesses about the potential co
Watford Community Housing has completed the installation of Grade D, LD1 fire detection systems in two 16 storey tower blocks using Aico Multi-Sensor Fire Alarms and accessories, wirelessly interconnected with Aico’s award winning RadioLINK+ RF technology.
Aico, the UK’s market leader in domestic mains powered Fire and Carbon Monoxide (CO) detection, has launched the new Aico 3000 Series. This technologically advanced series detects both Fire and CO and includes, for t
Transformers power a wide range of infrastructures, including hospitals, transport hubs and any number of commercial buildings. However, given their importance, any failings can present a major risk to a company’s reputation, continuity and bottom line.
The Exit Stopper is a unique and highly effective way to prevent unauthorised use of emergency exits and fire doors. It also serves as an inexpensive security device which helps prevent theft.