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WATCH: VESDA-E VEA – What benefits does addressability bring to aspirating detection?

Martin Norris, sales leader for Advanced Detection at Honeywell, reflects on the benefit of pinpoint addressability in combination with early warning smoke detection and a wide range of annunciation options. Read More

9/11 and Hurricane Katrina first responder confirmed as keynote for Tall Building Fire Safety Conference

A first responder to 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina has been confirmed as keynote speaker the fifth International Tall Building Fire […] Read More

WATCH: The fire safety innovations on show at CES 2018

From a multi-sensor that harnesses machine learning to “the first connected smoke sensor without an optical chamber,” here’s a quick rundown of the fire-safety innovations on show at the world’s largest consumer electronics show in Las Vegas. Read More

Hackitt Interim Report: FPA backs recommendations and announces event to discuss findings

The FPA is holding an event at the Cavendish Conference Centre in London, on 5 February 2018, to address issues highlighted by the Hackitt review. Read More

WATCH: How FAAST and VESDA benefit from coexisting under the Honeywell brand

Honeywell acquired Xtralis, and therefore the VESDA range of aspirating smoke detectors, in 2016. VESDA joined FAAST, a manufacturer of fire detection devices for commercial applications, in the Honeywell stable. Read More

5 office fire hazards and how to reduce fire risk in the workplace

Cardinus, the health, safety and risk management specialist, has put together an infographic spelling out five fire hazards in the office and how you can minimise the risks. Read More

Euralarm seeks members for fire extinguishing section

National trade associations and companies not represented at European level, as well as existing Euralarm Members, can get their voice heard in Brussels by becoming members of the pan-European lobbying body’s extinguishing section. Read More

ASFP announces Passive Fire Protection Award winners

Find out the winners at the ASFP’s inaugural Annual Awards Lunch in December, held at the Tower of London. Read More

Hotel deaths make case for fitting sprinklers in hotels irresistible, says BAFSA

Sprinklers could have prevented two deaths caused by one of two recent hotel fires, according to the British Automatic Fire Sprinkler Association (BAFSA). Read More

Hackitt interim report widely backed by fire industry – with caveats around financial hurdles

Dame Judith Hackitt’s interim report prescribed a root-and-branch overhaul of construction regulations. We’ve rounded up reactions from several associations and bodies involved in fire safety and the construction industry. Read More