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San Francisco Fire Department say its Time to close the door on fast-moving home fires

A simple behaviour change could save lives…. As consumers, we have come to demand speed. We order a book online and it’s delivered to our front porch that afternoon. Order your dark roast on an app and it’s waiting for you…

Bespoke fire panels with Advanced’s AdSpecials service

For customers requiring custom fire panels, Advanced’s AdSpecials team will work with them to design and manufacture unique panels and control interfaces for its fire systems, whatever the installation challenge. Advanced has been building the easiest-to-use fire panels for nearly…

Intersec 2018 concludes in Dubai with all eyes on exciting future

AI and robotics take centre-stage with new technologies changing security, safety and fire protection landscape  Dubai, UAE, 24 January 2018: The latest trends in artificial intelligence and robotics in policing societies, along with major projects fuelling growth in the Middle…

UK Government announces new national body for product recalls and repairs

The National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) has welcomed the government announcement that a new national body is being set up to identify risks and responses to large-scale product recalls and repairs. The new Office for Product Safety will be based in…

His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum opens 20th edition of Intersec

The 20th edition of Intersec, the world’s leading trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection was opened today (21st January 2018) by His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Taking place until 23rd January, the three-day event features 1,337 exhibitors…

Nexans NX600 is now LPCB Certified

Nexans are proud to announce that the NX600 enhanced fire resistant power cable is now LPCB Certified. The Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) has been working with industry and government for more than 100 years to set the standards needed…

Horbury Secures Fire Safety Upgrade With Sheffield Housing Provider

Horbury Property Services, part of the Horbury Group, has been selected to provide fire safety services as part of a new contract with Sheffield-based Arches Housing. The contract involves Horbury Property Services providing fire door replacement and fire compartmentation upgrades…

Skyscraper Development with Equip Global – Skyscrapers Asia Summit 2018

Following the success of the Skyscrapers Summit Series, Equip Global is bringing the leading Skyscrapers Asia Summit 2018 to Hong Kong from 27th February – 2nd March 2018. Returning bigger and better this time as Asia’s premier networking and learning platform,…

Trelleborg Fenders Protect Johan Sverdrup Topsides

Trelleborg’s engineered products operation has won a contract to supply DD fenders to Samsung Heavy Industries’ shipyard in South Korea for the safe and efficient installation of topside modules bound for Statoil’s Johan Sverdrup oil field project, located in the…

International TB Forum – Security and Safety Technologies Exhibition and Conference – Moscow | Crocus Expo

Why Attend? This will be the 22nd edition of the famous national physical security event runs in the new environment and brings together the high-profile visitors representing the most of purchasing power buyers (80%+ of the market volume). Must-attend event…

FREQUENTIS UK appoints Andy Madge as Managing Director

Effective January 1, 2018, former Managing Director (MD) of Defence and Intelligence for Lockheed Martin, Andy Madge, joined the Managing Board of Frequentis UK, taking over responsibility for the UK and Ireland subsidiary of Frequentis AG. The phased handover from…

IWMA Award 2018 will go to best Master Thesis

In 2018, the International Water Mist Association (IWMA) will honour the author of the best master thesis on water mist fire protection. The deadline to hand in submissions is 30th April. The IWMA Scientific Council will evaluate all entries and…

Intersec 2018 prepares for big opening in Dubai marking two decades of growth and success

Drone Zone and artificial intelligence conference among new features at 20th security, safety, and fire protection trade fair Intersec, the world’s leading trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection, will open for the 20th time in Dubai next week, with its…

UK Register My Appliance Day – Reducing Risk from Faulty White Goods

Today the UK is holding a ‘Register My Appliance Day’. Fires starting in faulty electrical appliances have proven to be the cause of many of the dwelling fires and owners are being encouraged to register appliances in order to get information of product…

The Call for Papers for the International Water Mist Association Conference 2018 has been released

The 18th International Water Mist Association (IWMA)Conference will take place in London, UK, on 19th and 20th September 2018 at the Grange City Hotel. IWMA Call for Papers Earlier today (15th January) the call for papers was released. Abstract deadline…

Furniture Industry Research Association launch new flammability compliance scheme

The Furniture Industry Research Association has today (15th January) launched its new ‘Compliance Scheme for the Fire Performance of Upholstered Furniture’. The scheme aims to offer reassurance that a manufacturer, retailer, upholsterer or supplier of upholstered furniture has suitable processes…

Life Is Sweeter with Advanced Protection

The Chocolate Quarter, one of the UK’s most stylish retirement complexes, is now protected by industry-leading fire panels from Advanced. Originally the home of Fry’s chocolate, the iconic collection of 1920s buildings has been sympathetically developed by KWL Architects and…

New Integrated Security Showcase to bring live operations centre to SCTX 2018

Security & Counter Terror Expo (SCTX) is the event for professionals from the public and private sectors tasked with protecting against terrorism and delivering effective security strategies. The free-to-attend exhibition, workshops, demonstrations and a high-level conference takes places at Olympia,…

Tottenham Stadium protected with Bull’s alarm system

Bull Products, a manufacturer of life-saving fire protection equipment, has secured a contract to supply its renowned Cygnus alarm system during work on the new 61,000-seater Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Part of the Northumberland Development Project, the football stadium in London…

Joint efforts for fire safety

RISE Research Institutes of Sweden and Efectis Group has signed a mutual Memorandum of Understanding in order to jointly support sustainable fire safety and fire research in society contributing with top-level expertise and innovation to industry, regulators, universities and other…

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