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Using education to improve fire safety

All of the countries in the Gulf Region share a goal to be world-class across…

Emerging technology and standards for In-Building Auxiliary Radio Communication (ARC) Systems

Vaughan Ontario is one of the fastest growing communities in Canada. Our population is expected…

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Programme for Change, ensuring the Fire Sector keeps pace

The Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) has been a key player in the global fire…

A call to action

Like many in our industry, my view of the current state of fire protection is…

Sprinklers are a core fire safety measure

Across Europe national sprinkler markets are booming, with many showing record levels of activity. Installers…

Change is afoot in international fire detection and it’s positive

Change is afoot in international fire detection and it’s positive There is no question that…

Utilize technology to streamline BIM workflows

BIM (Building Information Modeling) is not a new concept in the Fire Protection industry. Over…

Fire protection in the digital age

The digital age is upon us, bringing technological advancements that have greatly improved how we…

The fire protection conundrum

Recent events involving high-rise structures around the world, and the inevitable questions these have raised…

Research is the key to success

Almost 20 years ago I was employed as a research scientist at ‘SP Fire Technology’,…

Innovation holds the key to the future

‘We can keep on doing things the same as we’ve always done or we can…

Seeing the whole picture

The Grenfell Tower fire continues as a major focus for all in the fire safety…

What the industry needs now, is qualifications

Everyone seems to be talking about Brexit right now. With the elections coming up on…

Associations, economics, politics, fire & life safety

The National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) has been in existence since 1905, opening  our first…

The law of unintended consequences

It’s a well-established phenomenon that legislation, technical advances and major decisions are often found to…

Fire protection for the future

The fire protection industry is one that is slow to change, a pace driven by…

A passive revolution? Revolutionary change for the passive fire protection industry
A passive revolution? Revolutionary change for the passive fire protection industry

I was recently invited to be a guest speaker at an industry conference, and as…

Fresh Standards will Reduce False Alarms and Protect Lives

The issue of false alarms is still very much a hot topic, as those of…

Regulators across Europe increasingly recognise Sprinklers

In a few weeks Wales will become the first country to require sprinklers in all…

Raising Standards, Saving Lives

What can be more important than the safety of people as they move about their…

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