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“Building regulations need property resilience”: FM Global’s Tom Roche

Tom Roche, senior consultant, international codes and standards at FM Global, reflects on the fire safety landscape more than two years on from the worst residential fire in living memory. Read More

WATCH: The fire door series – certification, installation, maintenance and more

Launched to mark Fire Door Safety Week, these videos take the form of interviews with fire door safety expert and IFSEC Global influencer Hannah Mansell. Read More

ASFP London seminar to feature Peter Caplehorn and MHCLG guest speaker

The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) has released the programme for its forthcoming CPD seminar, taking place in central London on 23 October 2019. Read More

Fire Sector Summit 2019 to focus on cladding, toxicity and timber frame buildings

Held on 5 November at One Great George Street, this year’s summit will cover newly emerging issues such as the toxic effects of fire - something research has shown can cause ongoing health issues. Read More

WATCH: Why fire sprinklers are so underrated

Sprinklers have long been an underrated tool in the active fire suppression armoury, Iain Cox, chair of the Business Sprinkler Alliance, tells FIREX TV. Read More

Protect firefighters from cancer, demands FBU

The Fire Brigades Union has called on the government to take action to protect firefighters, after research uncovered that they are being exposed to dangerously high levels of harmful chemicals. Read More

Aico alerts general public to carbon monoxide dangers

The deadly threat posed by carbon monoxide was the focus of a recent educational UK tour by life safety specialist Aico. Read More

Fines for fire safety breaches have soared since Grenfell

A ground-breaking study also found that the most enforced part of the Fire Safety Order is Article 14, which relates to emergency routes and exits. Read More

Sprinkler advocate Iain Cox wins FM Global codes and standards award

FM Global has awarded its second annual International Codes and Standards Advocacy Award to Iain Cox, chair of the Business Sprinkler Alliance (BSA) and vice chair of the National Fire Sprinkler Network (NFSN). Read More

FIM Expo Sheffield: seminars announced, exhibitors confirmed

Seminars and exhibitors have been confirmed for the next Fire Industry Manufacturers’ (FIM) Expo, taking place Wednesday 16 October 2019 […] Read More



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