Fire Safety

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    Karen Trigg  - 13.01.2021, 12:52

    Reviewing Building Safety in Specialised Housing

    Karen Trigg looks at the safety and environmental measures operators of sheltered, extra care or supported housing in the UK are required to adhere to.

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    CINTEC International  - 10.12.2020, 21:22

    Fire Resistance in Anchor Systems

    Despite the welcome focus on the safety of cladding following the UK’s Grenfell Tower tragedy, Cintec North America is cautioning specifiers to consider the fire resistance of remedial anchors and reinforcements used in building renovation.

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    Karen Trigg  - 25.11.2020, 13:06

    Making Time for Life Safety Systems

    Karen Trigg, Allegion UK Business Development Manager, explains why properties vacated during lockdown present ideal opportunities for performing statutory fire and safety inspections.

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    News Editor  - 30.10.2020, 10:12

    Baldwin Boxall Finance Director Retires

    Life safety systems manufacturer Baldwin Boxall has announced the retirement of Finance Director, Neil Williams, following thirteen years of service.

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    News Editor  - 28.10.2020, 13:57

    Supporting Efficient Building Evacuation

    A new Evacuation and Alert Control Indicating System (EACIE) developed by Kentec Electronics supports fire and rescue team staged evacuation events (SECs).

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    News Editor  - 28.10.2020, 11:33

    Protecting a Tourism Project from Fire

    A specialist glazing installation is protecting the guests and staff of a hotel in the Red Sea resort of Ayla Marina Village in Aqaba, Jordan.

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    Karen Trigg  - 23.09.2020, 17:22

    Extinguishing Fire Safety Myths

    On the third day of Fire Door Safety Week 2020, Karen Trigg, Allegion UK business development manager, addresses some of the myths that continue to surrounding fire safety.

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    News Editor  - 22.09.2020, 16:10

    UK Local Authorities Delay Fire Door Checks

    Door hardware supplier A Perry has condemned UK local authorities following publication of a reports that 60 per cent have fallen behind with conducting routine fire door maintenance, replacement and inspection programmes.

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    News Editor  - 15.09.2020, 19:36

    Guaranteeing Network Integrity for Safety

    Life-critical control systems manufacturer Kentec has launched Intelligent Networking Solutions (iNS) to interconnect and monitor fire alarm control panel networks across single sites.

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    News Editor  - 30.04.2020, 18:21

    Protecting a COVID-19 Facility in Glasgow

    Gas suppression panels from Kentec Electronics are protecting staff and patients at the Louisa Jordan NHS Facility Glasgow on COVID-19 treatment centre, the Scottish Event Campus (SEC).