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How to choose the right life safety system: Hochiki Europe reveals FIREX 2017 plans

Hochiki Europe is providing advice on how to choose the right life safety system in a range of environments at FIREX 2017. Read More

Code of practice launched for investigators of fire and explosions in criminal justice system

The code of practice is backed by the Chief Fire Officers Association, the Institution of Fire Engineers and the UK Association of Fire Investigators. Read More

Fire alarm and detection qualifications: FIA reveals more details on pioneering training

The FIA, in conjunction with the new awarding organisation for the fire industry, the FIA AO, is going to be releasing not one, but four new formal qualifications in fire detection and alarm systems later this summer. Read More

London 2012, the ATP Tour and the Kings of Leon incident: Fire safety at The O2

Paul Andrews, project manager at AEG Europe, gives a detailed account of the fire protection/safety systems and fire engineered strategy at The O2, including measures implemented for music concerts, the 2012 Olympic Games and the ATP tennis tour. Read More

FSA to celebrate 10th anniversary with free drinks reception

In addition to a free drinks reception at its stand, the Fire & Security Association (FSA) will also be presenting a smart technology-focused seminar, during the show. Read More

C-TEC to showcase new CAST protocol fire alarm system and EN54-23-certified VADs

CAST, C-TEC’s flagship fire alarm and detection system, will be the biggest draw on the Wigan-based life-safety innovator's stand at FIREX 2017. Read More

7 facts you need to know about the new fire detection and alarm qualifications

Last week the FIA announced the launch of fire detection and alarm engineering qualifications – the first such courses of their type. Inundated with queries about the courses, the FIA offers these answers to the most common questions. Read More

‘Blue light’ warning: How the false alarm epidemic continues to resist all remedies

We examine the damning statistics on false fire alarms and the technical, regulatory and process-driven solutions designed to combat the problem, as well as offering 10 practical steps to avoiding false alarms and hefty fines from the FRS. Read More

Bull Products, life safety specialist for the construction industry, to exhibit at London ExCeL

Bull Products will showcase its Cygnus fire alarm system, fire/spill/first aid first responder stations and ‘Fire 360’ service at FIREX International 2017. Read More

National approvals for CE-marked products an unnecessary barrier to trade, says EAPFP

The European Association for Passive Fire Protection (EAPFP) has condemned additional national approvals for CE-marked construction products as an unreasonable barrier to trade and a clear contravention of European law. Read More