fire protection


‘Something as simple as closing a fire door can save your life’ – In conversation with Helen Hewitt from the BWF

We sit down with Helen Hewitt, CEO of the BWF for Fire Door Safety Week to discuss the importance of awareness and education on fire doors. Read More

Single-loop fire panel launched for EN Standard markets

A single-loop fire panel 'AxisGo' by Advanced provides access to the Axis EN range in a 'simpler, non-networkable' format. Read More

Advanced welcomes fire safety guidance for new high-rise residential buildings

Advanced, has welcomed the amended Approved Document B of the Building Regulations as a “positive step in the right direction”. Read More

ASFP opens nominations for its 2022 PFP Awards

The PFP Awards highlight excellence in passive fire protection and rewards those who contribute to the advancement of the sector. Read More

Over 2,000 Hyfire wireless devices installed in London high-rises

Four landmark London towers are now utilising Hyfire’s wireless fire protection devices, fitted in partnership with installers Gemini AMPM and FirstPort. Read More

Ramtech provides wireless fire protection for eco-design office campus

Due to the Arboretum's solid wood structure, Ramitech, was approached by contractor, The GCC Groupe, to provide reliable fire protection. Read More

Law firm guarantees victory for Essex flat owners facing costly waking watch bills

Ellisons Solicitors has won a court battle on behalf of Essex flat owners fighting against costly waking watch bills. Read More

Hochiki life safety systems installed in mutliple Darlington schools

During the summer of 2021, multiple school sites were undergoing major upgrades to their life safety systems with Hochiki's fire detection services. Read More

Euralarm publishes new guidance on maintenance of extinguishing systems

Euralarm has published new guidance on the maintenance of extinguishing systems/equipment controlled by electronic detection systems. Read More

High-rise Amsterdam towers receive intumescent coating for improved fire protection

FIRETEX FX6002 has been chosen as part of an intumescent coating system for fire protection of a residential and hotel development in Amsterdam. Read More

Hyfire wireless devices used to safeguard fashion warehouse

Fashion retailer, Sock Snob, has selected Taurus wireless fire devices from Hyfire to protect its flagship warehouse in Leicestershire. Read More

Uptick launches in the UK to support technicians with its fire maintenance software

Uptick is taking aim at the UK fire protection industry, offering products specifically built for companies performing asset maintenance. Read More

UL achieves Technical Assessment Body designation for UK and European fire safety product markets

UL can now provide the full suite of conformity assessment services to manufacturers for a wide range of fire safety products for the UK and Europe. Read More

EA accepts CertAlarm Scheme

EA has successfully evaluated and accepted the CertAlarm Scheme as a Conformity Assessment Scheme (CAS), operating in EA member countries. Read More

LFB urges historic landmarks to complete fire emergency salvage plans

Thousands of historic artefacts in London are at risk of being lost forever if venues don't have the correct salvage plans, the London Fire Brigade has warned. Read More

Emphasis on closer collaboration with industry in new fire and rescue standard for non-residential buildings

The Fire Standards Board has launched a new initiative to improve the fire safety standards of non-residential buildings. Read More



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