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5 Tips to Ensure Your Care Home is Protected From Fire

Back in 2004 a blaze broke out in the Rosepark care home, South Lanarkshire, killing 14 elderly residents. The fire began in a cupboard on 31 January and ripped through the building. In 2010 the fatal accident inquiry found that some or all of the deaths could have been prevented if the home had a […]

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FIA Announces Update to the BS 5839-1:2017

The FIA has announced that the BS 5839-1:2013 has now been replaced and the new and improved BS 5839-1:2017 has taken its place. The BS 5839 provides recommendations for the planning, design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of fire detection and fire alarm systems in and around non-domestic premises. The revised version takes into account the changes […]

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Our Top 5 Fire Safety Faux Pas!

Fire can have devastating effects on businesses, not only does it affect lives, it can also damage the reputation of a business. This is why fire protection systems are of up most importance and having ineffective or faulty ones can be just as dangerous as not having any at all! However, some businesses don’t always […]

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Your Guide to Emergency Lighting

Emergency lighting is an important aspect to your businesses fire safety that is often overlooked. It is the responsible person who is in control of the premises emergency lighting, and should ensure they are aware of The Regulatory Reform (fire Safety) Order 2005. They have a duty of care to the members of staff and […]

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Summer Time Security: Your Top 5 Tips

As the summer days approach we look forward to warmer conditions and longer daylight hours, and often don’t think about the change in security needs. There are a few things to consider during the British Summertime so we have come up with our top 5 security tips to ensure your premises stays secure! 1. Clear […]

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