Jon Könz new Euralarm President

During the 51st General Assembly of Euralarm, the European association representing the fire safety and security industry, the members have chosen Jon Könz as new President of Euralarm. He succeeds Martin Harvey who was President for the past three and…

Euralarm releases Position Paper on EC proposal for a Regulation on Artificial Intelligence

Euralarm recently released a Position Paper on the EC proposal for a Regulation on Artificial Intelligence. The Position Paper follows some informal discussions with DG CONNECT and contains proposals on several articles in the Regulation on Artificial Intelligence. Following the…

Euralarm welcomes FirePro as new member

Following a decision of its Board, Euralarm has welcomed FirePro as new member. The company will join the Extinguishing Section of Euralarm whose activities cover automatic extinguishing systems using gas, water, foam, powder and aerosols, oxygen reduction systems, portable equipment…

Positive vote on EN 50710 opens the doors to the provision of secure remote services

Euralarm’s Services Section reports an important step forward for service providers and end-users of remote services: the very positive vote on the EN 50710, Requirements for the provision of secure remote services for fire safety systems and security systems. The…

The Open Security & Safety Alliance joins Euralarm

The Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA), an industry body comprising stakeholders from all facets of the security, safety and building automation space, today announced it has joined Euralarm, the association of European manufacturers, installers and service providers from the…

Euralarm presents position on internet-connected radio equipment and wearables

Euralarm, the European association of the fire safety and security industry, has commented on the upcoming delegated act for internet-connected and wearable radio equipment as part of the Radio Equipment Directive. The comments and proposals are given in view of…

Euralarm organises online industry webinar on gaseous fire extinguishing systems

October 2020 – Following its General Assembly Euralarm will organise an industry webinar that will run from 16:00 – 16:50 (CET) on October 29, 2020. The webinar is intended to look at the key regulations and standards that affect gaseous…

Kiwa first associate member Euralarm

Euralarm has welcomed its first associate member: Kiwa, a trusted and proven partner in the field of fire safety and security. The autonomous global company is specialized in testing, inspection, certification, training and consultancy services. With these services, Kiwa contributes…

Euralarm Annual Report 2019-2020

Euralarm has released its Annual Report 2019-2020. The release  of the report coincides with the 50th anniversary of Euralarm. As a result of the COVID-19 crisis the report is released after an Extraordinary General Assembly which took place online. This…

Euralarm: adopt Date of Withdrawal as effective implementation date of standards

Euralarm released a Communiqué with recommendations on updating national Codes (like a Building Code, Fire Code, etc.) when new Standards become available. The development of new or revised standards follows a certain process that is finalised with the ratification of…

Drax new Euralarm member

Euralarm has welcomed Drax Technology as new member. The company will join the Fire Section of Euralarm which activities cover the technical and political trends and taking action to guide the developments. Together with a diverse number of stakeholders in…

Euralarm GA and Industry Forum – May 27, Brussels, Belgium

Euralarm pleased to inform you that registration is now open for the 2020 Industry Seminar & 50th-Anniversary Celebrations that will take place on May 27 in Brussels, Belgium, in conjunction with Euralarm’s General Assembly. Euralarm is offering Early-bird rates until…

New Technical Managers for Euralarm

The professional team of Euralarm has been strengthened with two new Technical Managers. Michael Scharnowsky has been appointed Technical Manager of the Fire and Extinguishing sections; Benoit Stockbroeckx will be the new Technical Manager for the Security and Services sections.…

Euralarm welcomes new member 3M

Following a decision of its Board, Euralarm has welcomed 3M as new member. The company will join the Extinguishing Section of Euralarm which activities cover automatic extinguishing systems using gas, water, foam, powder and aerosols, oxygen reduction systems, portable equipment…

Euralarm welcomes new member 3M

Following a decision of its Board, Euralarm has welcomed 3M as a new member. The company will join the Extinguishing Section of Euralarm which activities cover automatic extinguishing systems using gas, water, foam, powder and aerosols, oxygen reduction systems, portable…

Euralarm publishes Priorities and Challenges 2019-2024

Euralarm, the association representing the fire safety and security industry, has presented its Priorities and Challenges 2019-2024. ‘Working together for a safer and more secure future’ is the name of the document that describes areas of cooperation to achieve a…

New Vice-Chair Euralarm Section Fire

During the Section Fire meeting following the Euralarm General Assembly, Petra Riesterer has been elected to Vice-Chair by its delegates. She follows in the footsteps of Michael Scharnowsky. Lance Rütimann (Chair of the Section Fire) stated, “My sincere appreciation and…

Euralarm welcomes new member Halma

Following a decision of its Board, Euralarm has welcomed its newest member, Halma plc. The company will join the Fire Section of Euralarm. Halma will now benefit from Euralarm’s services in terms of representation towards European institutions and standardisation organisations.…

New General Director: Euralarm Provides Leadership In A Fast Changing Environment

Paul van der Zanden is the new General Director of Euralarm. Paul holds over 30 years of experience in the global security market. The new General Director is committed to making Europe a safer place where more people have access to…

Euralarm welcomes new Member Eaton

Euralarm has welcomed its newest Member Eaton Electrical Products Ltd. The company will join the Fire Section of Euralarm, which activities cover detection, notification and evacuation in case of fire. Eaton Electrical Products will now benefit from Euralarm’s services in…

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