Leading manufacturers set for Fire Safety North

Fire Safety North will take place at EventCity in Manchester on 10-11 October and has the backing of leading manufacturers in the fire sector. Leading brands such as Advanced, Apollo, C-Tec, Johnson Controls, BT Redcare, FirePro, Wagner, Evac+Chair, Safety Technology International, Patol, Fike, Gerda, Kingspan, EMS and more will be among the 30+ exhibitors showcasing their latest products at Fire…

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Who is the ‘responsible person’?

  Fire safety technology – such as smoke control systems – is designed to save lives and protect property in a fire. The Regulatory Reform (2005) Fire Order, often known as the RRO, governs the legal responsibility to ensure these systems are suitably maintained in order to do their job properly if and when called upon. The RRO lays the…

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FIA qualifications launch at FIREX a huge success

The Fire Industry Association (FIA) officially launched their new qualifications in fire detection and alarms at FIREX (held at ExCel, London). Three seminars were held on the topic of the new qualifications; one on each day of the three-day fire industry expo.  The seminars were given by VIP speaker, Martin Duggan, General Manager of the FIA, who delivered an insightful…

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Apollo awarded CPD accreditation for two training courses

Apollo Fire Detectors has reinforced its commitment to promoting best practice in industry training by achieving Continuing Professional Development (CPD) accreditation for two courses offered by the company. Delivered at Apollo Fire Detectors’ Havant headquarters, the two courses aim to help boost the understanding of how different sensors, conventional systems and analogue addressable systems work, and provide information on the…

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Agrippa now available at Screwfix

The Agrippa fire door holder and closer are now available to buy online from Screwfix. Launched just three years ago by innovators of fire technology, Geofire, the wire-free devices release the fire door automatically to protect the building and its inhabitants in the event of a fire. Unlike similar hold open devices, the Agrippa products use patented ‘listen and learn’…

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