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.
The tragedy of the Grenfell Tower fire highlighted the deep issues faced by social housing in the UK and sparked an outcry of discussion.
Product identification and traceability play a vital role in preventing the loss and misidentification of electrical stock, so don’t dismiss labels as a minor purchase.
With the rise in smart devices, the Internet of Things (IoT) has started to make its way into homes across the world. Although estimates vary, it is likely that around 17 billion connected devices were being used globally last year and predictions suggest that this figure will grow fourfold by 20
Industry unites to announce start of new trailblazer apprenticeship standard. The fire, emergency and security systems apprenticeship trailblazer has officially launched this week during a major industry event held at the UBM offices in London.
Leaving a hob switched on can prove very costly! At best, a waste of energy, at worst, the unthinkable! But, in between, consider the inconvenience and time wasted for fire crews when an alarm is raised in non-emergency situations.
Gripple Limited, the world-beating manufacturer of wire suspensions for building services installation, has taken cable management to yet another level in response to new wiring regulations where fire resistant suspended services are required.
Safety Technology International (Europe); STI are pleased to announce the latest waterproof edition to their successful range of call points and push buttons.
Highly versatile, this new range combines unique design, quality and value.
Current fire protection legislation across the UK requires property managers to maintain adequate fire protection at all times with an updated fire risk assessment.