active fire protection

The future of foam

Aisha Farooq, Deputy Editor of Fire & Risk Management (F&RM), the journal of the Fire Protection Association, looks at the latest measures to phase out ‘forever chemicals’. Read More

‘Consistent stream of queries’ on fire performance cables

Questions around correct cabling in critical applications is an ongoing issue for supply chains and decision makers, say AEI Cables. Read More

Social Housing Regulator concludes Camden Council caused “serious detriment to tenants” for fire safety failings

The Regulator has found the Council to have caused “actual and potential serious detriment to Camden’s tenants” due to fire safety failings. Read More

IFSEC Interviews: IoT in fire safety – What does the future hold?

IFSEC Insider speaks to Andy Speake, Chair of the FIA Internet of Things (IoT) Forum, about the future of IoT technology in the industry. Read More

Chair of BSA voices concerns on Leicestershire commercial building fire

IFSEC Insider hears from Iain Cox, Chair of Business Sprinkler Alliance (BSA) about the effects and impact of commercial fires without sprinkler protection. Read More

“A comprehensive suite of fire safety measures for the public sector” – What’s the LHC Fire Safety (FS2) framework all about?

A deep dive with Paul Dawson as he provides more detail into the launch of the LHC's FS2 Fire Safety Framework for the public sector. Read More

“We need to ensure standards keep up with innovation in the fire sector” In conversation with the FIA’s Ian Moore

Ian Moore, CEO of the Fire Industry Association, explains how the FIA represents its members and the association's priorities ahead. Read More

Kidde Engineered Systems, Aritech, Kilsen and Ziton rebrand as Kidde Commercial

Fire and life safety brand, Kidde Engineered Systems, part of Carrier, has announced its new Kidde Commercial brand identity. Read More

FIREX returns! Innovation and legislation on the agenda at Europe’s biggest fire safety event

What can you expect at FIREX 2023? We explore what's on the agenda for this year. Read More

Public sector framework provider calls on fire safety experts to register interest for new FS2 framework

Experts are being sought for a new FS2 framework from LHC to supply fire safety measures for the public sector. Read More

Fire at £1bn pharmaceutical AstraZeneca global R&D facility leaves many questions unanswered

A fire at the AstraZeneca R&D facility in Cambridge poses questions about the accuracy and availability of information of fire incidents. Read More

Omdia reports global fire detection and suppression market worth $8.3 billion as end-users embrace intelligent and connected systems

IFSEC Global details the key findings from the research analyst’s 2022 Fire Detection and Suppression Equipment Report. Read More

Fire and the haunting impact of past decisions in building design

Iain Cox highlights the importance of looking at a building's design and use as a priority when considering fire safety. Read More

New research around sprinkler systems designed to help industry fight slow growing fires

Traditional mechanical systems become less effective for life safety the slower a fire burns, according to new research. Read More

Rising demand for fire protection systems as market expected to exceed $138bn by 2032

According to a report from market research company Fact.MR, rising industrial growth is leading to greater demand for fire protection systems. Read More

What’s on at FIREX today?

We detail everything fire safety professionals can look forward to at today's FIREX International at London's ExCeL. Read More


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2024 trends in physical security and critical communications

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