Firestopping


Making legacy firestopping issues a thing of the past

Changing legacy ways of working to ensure fire safety systems are designed and installed to high standards the first time around. Read More

New UK fire resistance testing lab opened by UL and the Fire Protection Association

A major new fire resistance testing laboratory at Blockley, Gloucestershire, opened on 15 November by the FPA and UL. Read More

Fire safety in 2020 eBook – A year of challenges and change

Download this free eBook from IFSEC Global and FIREX International, covering the must-know developments in the fire sector throughout 2020. Read More

Firestopping of service penetrations: Best practice guide

Five organisations have launched a Best Practice Design and Installation Guide for Firestopping of Service Penetrations. Read More

Quelfire’s firestopping system used for new 22-storey accommodation in South London

The QuelStop firestopping system from Quelfire was specified to fulfill the passive fire protection requirements of the high-rise project. Read More

Firestopping and third party certification

In this final article of three related to firestopping, Simon Ince discusses the value of independent Third Party Certification, illustrating how it can support improved fire safety standards. Read More

Scotland explores potential for firestopping certification scheme

The Scottish Building Standards Division has proposed the introduction of a new certification scheme related to firestopping in buildings. Read More

A guide to firestopping: Getting it right for the future

Simon Ince from UL provides a guide to getting firestopping right in new buildings, from the design stage, through to handover and future building management. Read More

The future of firestopping and fire safety

Simon Ince examines the future of fire safety and firestopping, as well as touching on the impact of the Hackitt Review and the new proposed building safety regulations. Read More



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