Lesley Rudd, Chief Executive of Electrical Safety First.

Comment from Electrical Safety First on Building Safety Bill

Commenting on the Building Safety Bill (Report Stage) and amendments tabled by Andy Slaughter MP to introduce five-yearly electrical safety checks for social tenants and leaseholders in High Rise Residential Buildings (HRRB),…

7th international High Rise / Tall Building Fire Safety Conference Programme

Tall Building Fire Safety Network have announced the programme for the 7th International High Rise / Tall Building Fire Safety Conference. Taking place between 17 and 19 May 2022 at London’s Excel…

Fire seals specialists appoint new Sales Manager

Fire and Acoustic Seals (FAS), one of the UK’s largest distributors of fire seals, has appointed Charlotte Davidson as its National Sales Manager. Charlotte’s trade industry background and down-to-earth personality made her…

QuadCore 2.0 offers increased recycled content and two-hour fire resistance

The latest development of Kingspan’s unique self-blended insulation technology, ‘QuadCore 2.0’, demonstrates that innovation and product performance enhancement do not need to come at the sacrifice of our planet. QuadCore 2.0 is…

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The ‘ungoverned space’ in the fire industry and safe fire engineering practices

Carl Hunter, Chairman of Coltraco Ultrasonics, gives his thoughts on the ungoverned space in the Fire Industry: ‘There continues to exist much ‘ungoverned space’ in the fire industry. Whether in regard to…

Wrexham Mineral Cables leads plastic-free product revolution

With increasing demand across the construction sector for products that offer reduced, or are completely free of, plastic components, a leading manufacturer of fire-resistant mineral insulated cables says specifiers and building designers…

NFPA adds live, timely discussion with US fire administrator, Philadelphia fire commissioner and FDNY fire prevention leader to 25 January leadership conference

In response to two high-profile home fires this month, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has added a Special Live Event: Taking the Lead after Tragedy to the beginning of its FREE…

New TYCO Sprinkler Shields protect from cold soldering to help ensure proper operation of in-rack

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, introduces the Tyco Model ES-1 and ES-2 Sprinkler Shields for the protection of in-rack early suppression fast response (ESFR) sprinklers in…

Coopers Fire host FREE monthly Fire Curtains CPD seminars

The monthly FREE CPD seminars are hosted on Zoom and available to anyone who wishes to get a greater understanding of fire curtains and when and where a fire curtain can be…

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Kentec launches next generation wireless detection system

Kentec Electronics, a leading manufacturer of life-critical control systems, has launched K-Mesh, a next-generation wireless detection system that uses self-healing and configuring Mesh technology to deliver optimum levels of reliability.  Launched at…

Planet Earth gets a thermometer: Ororatech launches first dedicated satellite with SpaceX

Just 5 days after Christmas, Colorado experienced its worst wildfire disaster on record. In a matter of hours, the Marshall Fire burned more than 1,000 homes and disrupted countless lives, ultimately causing…

Kentec uses Intersec to showcase leading life safety systems

Kentec Electronics, a leading manufacturer of life-critical control systems, will be utilising Intersec 2022 to showcase how its latest wireless detection technology, Sigma and Taktis control panels have been designed to make the lives…

Taking a proactive approach to Carbon Monoxide prevention throughout 2022

Latest research conducted with UK heating engineers identified a significant increase in the number of dangerous appliances across the nation being installed or poorly maintained due to the repercussions of Covid-19, with…

Eugenio Quintieri, new Managing Director of Fire Safe Europe

Fire Safe Europe is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has appointed Eugenio Quintieri to be the new Managing Director, effective 1 January 2022. Eugenio succeeds Juliette Albiac. Eugenio Quintieri…

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Radix announces new Duralife RHH Two-Hour fire-rated power cables

Radix Wire & Cable is pleased to announce the addition of the DuraLife RHH Two-Hour fire-rated power cables to the Fire Protection product line. Certified to the harsh requirements of the UL…

Code of practice for the fire-risk appraisal of external wall construction and cladding of existing blocks of flats published

BSI, in its role as the UK National Standards Body, has published a new code of practice for the fire-risk appraisal of external wall construction and cladding of existing multistorey and multi-occupied…

Chubb’s new evacuation system sets standard for performance and compliance

Chubb, a leading global provider of fire-safety, security and monitoring solutions and services, has launched a High-Rise Evacuation Alert System to assist the UK’s Fire and Rescue Services in safely evacuating residential…

Comelit-PAC launches innovative LogiFire fire safety systems

Comelit-PAC has upgraded its entire fire system range with the launch of LogiFire, which represents a complete technical and aesthetic evolution of its innovative addressable platforms. LogiFire, from newly formed Comelit-PAC, is…

TLX Fire & Security launch new fire protection industry website

TLX Technologies invites readers to explore our newly launched website, dedicated to the fire protection industry. Featuring improved functionality and more robust tools, our customers will be able to more easily communicate…

IWMC 2022: call for papers

The 21st International Water Mist Conference will – for the second time – take place in Madrid, Spain, on 9 and 10 November 2022. The organizer is – as always – the…

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