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Jamie Hailstone

Freelance journalist

Jamie Hailstone is a freelance journalist and author, who has also contributed to numerous national business titles including Utility Week, the Municipal Journal, Environment Journal and consumer titles such as Classic Rock.

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What’s next for fire safety in the social housing sector?

Could the ECHO intruder alarm system be coming to UK fire and rescue services?

Joint Competent Authority heralds “era of stronger enforcement”

More fire risk assessors could be prosecuted in a post-Grenfell world, leading lawyer warns

What will Brexit mean for the fire industry?

Fire safety community has to “get on board” with technological changes

More than half of London care homes fail fire safety checks

Government ban of combustible cladding

Mother’s voice more likely to wake sleeping children than high-pitched smoke alarms

All buildings should be publicly rated for fire and life safety, says Australian firefighter

Fire risk assessment sector must undergo cultural change in wake of Hackitt report, says safety expert

Only seven social housing blocks of 158 have had cladding removed after failing safety tests

Hackitt to consider more prescriptive approach to building regulations


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Whitepaper: Enhancing security, resilience and efficiency across a range of industries

Whitepaper: Multi-residential access management – The move to digital

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The Video Surveillance Report 2023

How cloud-based video surveillance can enable improved security for housing associations

EBOOK: Lessons from FIREX 2023 – Emerging challenges in fire safety

Return on Investment of Digital Access Management Solutions – Whitepaper for Critical Infrastructure Protection