BAFE announces third party certification for kitchen fire suppression systems

BAFE has developed a scheme for third-party certification of the design, installation, commissioning, recharge and maintenance of kitchen fire suppression/extinguishing […] Read More

Axis Communications wins UK police endorsement through PPS accreditation

Axis Communications has been given full membership of Secured by Design (SBD), a UK police initiative that promotes the importance of making physical security solutions more resilient against physical and cyber-attack. Read More

Hikvision Evaluation IP series gains Common Criteria cybersecurity certification

Certification offers reassurance to customers that minimum standards around security, reliability and privacy protection have been met. Read More

Dubai fire lab adds BS 8414 cladding tests to its UKAS accreditations

Thomas Bell-Wright International Consultants has one rig each for Parts 1 & 2, with a third under construction to meet anticipated demand. Read More

EAPFP calls for mandatory third-party certification of passive fire protection installers

During the association’s latest biannual meeting in Vilnius, Lithuania, EAPFP members also discussed several initiatives underway across Europe designed to enhance installer training and encourage certification. Read More

Soaring demand for cladding fire tests inspires major new collaboration

The Fire Protection Association (FPA) is collaborating with US-based safety science organisation UL LLC to boost UK capacity for testing and certification of facades and building envelope products. Read More

LPCB Attack Testing Zone returns for IFSEC 2018: Watch last year’s action and view 2018 timetable

Security doors, perimeter fencing, shutters and covers will be subjected to hammers, wire cutters and other handheld tools as technicians from the LPCB put non-approved products to the test alongside LPCB-approved alternatives. Read More

LPS 1175 door testing demonstration held at ASSA ABLOY

The event consisted of an overview of the LPS 1175 test standard, a factory tour and a practical demonstration highlighting the difference in performance between certified and non-certified security doors. Read More

Security firms offered route to becoming certified fire installers

SSAIB has partnered with the Fire Industry Association (FIA) to help interested security-registered firms gain certification in fire detection and alarms. Read More

Cowboy operators beware: Certification scheme breaks new ground

Endorsed by organisations across the industry, the CTSP Register certifies individuals rather than their employers. Is this the long advocated breakthrough needed to combat rogue traders? Read More

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