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International standard for managing risk in organisations revised

BSI, the business standards company, has published the revised international standard for risk management, BS ISO 31000:2018 Risk management: guidelines. The purpose of this standard is to assist an organisation to integrate risk management into all of its activities and functions.…

Making workplaces around the world healthier and safer

The Chief Executive of the British Safety Council will explore the nature of wellbeing at work at the Global HSE Conference in Kuwait. Mike Robinson, Chief Executive of the British Safety Council, will be a keynote speaker at the Global…

INTERSCHUTZ 2020 – Teams, Tactics, Technology – Connected for Protection and Rescue

Everything will revolve around interconnected technology and teamwork at At INTERSCHUTZ 2020. For the first time, the world’s leading trade fair for the fire and rescue services, civil protection, safety and security will run under an overall motto to feature…

Siemens participating in redevelopment of New York’s LaGuardia International Airport

The major redevelopment of New York’s LaGuardia International Airport will see; Integrated building automation and fire safety for the new Central Terminal B Siemens helping to modernise one of the busiest airports in the US Better safety and comfort for passengers A…

Survitec secures contract with VARD to equip Ponant cruise vessels with rescue boats & safety equipment

Survitec has been awarded the contract to provide rescue boats and safety equipment for a number of new Ponant cruise vessels set to be delivered in 2018. The 10,000 gross ton expedition ships will be designed and constructed by Norwegian-based…

FIA Publish New technical documents on BS 7273-4:2015

The Fire Industry Association (FIA) has produced two new documents to help you get up to speed with the latest changes to BS 7273-4:2015. The standard recommends how to actuate mechanisms that unlock, release or open doors in the event of a…

Latest FM Global research finds novel oxygen-reducing technology a potentially viable fire protection method

FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial and industrial property insurers, today released new research on oxygen reduction systems, finding them a potentially adequate fire protection method for certain well-sealed, unoccupied spaces. Oxygen reduction systems (ORS) stream nitrogen into…

Security & Safety Forum 2018

On the 13th to 15th February 2018, TB Forum opens its doors to over thousands of buyers and sellers in Security in Russia and provides the best place for sourcing opportunities, information updates and free educational forums, tackling the key…

Sixth Consecutive Year as Top UK Employer For Bureau Veritas

Bureau Veritas UK, a leader in testing, inspection and certification services (TIC), is proud to announce that it has been officially certified by the Top Employers Institute for its exceptional employee offerings and HR Practices, for the sixth year running.…

Euralarm event on Next Generation Networks

The alarm system you installed today, may not work tomorrow The Europe wide transition of traditional (PSTN) telecom networks towards All IP communications networks is in different stages, having a significant impact on the alarm signalling systems across European countries.…

DFS gain ‘Certified Company’ status under new fire compliance scheme

Furniture retailer DFS has gained ‘Certified Company’ status under the Furniture Industry Research Association’s (FIRA) new ‘Compliance Scheme for the Fire Performance of Upholstered Furniture’. The scheme, which is voluntary and open to manufacturers, retailers and upholsterers of any size,…

Customers benefit as AEI Cables joins industry group

Customers from the UK and overseas will be able to access the products and services offered by cabling leader AEI Cables more quickly and easily after the company partnered with an industrial supply chain management service. AEI Cables serves key…

International Water Mist Association 20th Anniversary Charity Event

The International Water Mist Association (IWMA) was founded on 15th April 1998. This year the organisation will celebrate its 20th anniversary for the week between 9th and 15th April 2018. The organisers are keen for everybody to join in. The…

Patol to focus on securiton ASD versatility and the fire safety event

Fire detection specialists Patol will be returning to The Fire Safety Event1, using Stand FS86 to focus on the Securiton aspirating smoke detection systems (ASD) which are proving increasingly popular in a wide range of applications. Patol is the exclusive…

Visit FeuerTRUTZ 2018

On 21st and 22nd February 2018, FeuerTRUTZ will once again turn Exhibition Centre Nuremberg into the No. 1 meeting place for German and international fire protection experts. Trade visitors can look forward to prestigious new exhibitors, returning exhibitors with bigger…

Leading industry associations confirm support for The Fire Safety Event 2018

The Fire Safety Event | 10 – 12 April 2018, The NEC, Birmingham Leading fire industry associations including the Institution of Fire Engineers, Rail Industry Fire Association, Association for Specialist Fire Protection, Institute of Fire Safety Managers, Association of Insurance…

The Difference Between Life and Death – The Cygnus Could Save Your Life

Over the last few years, Bull Product’s Cygnus Wireless Alarm System has protected some of the largest construction projects across the UK including Elephant Park, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Embassy Gardens, and much more. A major innovation in wireless emergency fire,…

Dynamic Cable To Connect Kincardine Floating Offshore Wind Farm In The UK

The project marks Prysmian entry into floating offshore wind farm sector. Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a new contract by Cobra Wind International Ltd to provide the cable system to…

Five million people at risk of the silent killer

Nearly 50% of people renting a private property in the UK have not had a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm installed by their landlord, research by campaign group Project SHOUT has uncovered. A further 10% of tenants weren’t sure whether they…

A fire in a South Korean Hospital has left at least 37 dead and more than 70 injured

37 people have been killed and over 70 injured, some critically after a fire at a hospital in South Korea. The fire at the Sejong Hospital is the worst for South Korea in terms of fatalities in the last ten…

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