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CCTV Cameras Catch Ghosts in Action On Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner and after our popular ‘have you caught a ghost on your CCTV footage?’ blog post we did last year we thought we would show you some more strange goings on caught on camera! CCTV cameras are constantly running, therefore it’s one of the first ports of call for those […]

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Top 10 Kitchen Suppression Issues

Restaurants, hotels, schools and other buildings such as care homes that house a commercial kitchen are regarded as high-hazard. Fire suppression systems are being specified more often by insurance companies as they recognise that a kitchen in a building is one of the major risks to a fire/disaster and a potential large claim. However, there […]

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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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Clothing Company Confident In Their Fire Protection

We are extremely pleased to be taking over the fire protection maintenance contract for Crew Clothing, a private UK-based clothing company specialising in casual wear, shoes and accessories for men and women. We initially approached Crew at an event that we attended and after multiple conversations we were able to identify what was important to […]

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Fire Safety Drills – A Quick Guide

So, you have your fire risk assessment, your fire evacuation plans, your staff are fire trained and you have your designated fire marshals. But, how do you know it will all work effectively in the event of a fire? By holding regular fire safety drills! What is a Fire Drill? A fire drill is an […]

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Fire Marshal or Fire Warden – What’s the Difference?

Fire Marshal or Fire Warden – What’s the difference? It may sound a strange question, but many people don’t know the difference between a fire warden and a fire marshal. Do you have fire wardens? Do you need a fire marshal as well? If you don’t really know which you need, then read on… The answer is […]

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Is Santa Real? Caught on CCTV!

Is Santa Real? One of the hottest topics of debate during the holiday season is the question of whether or not Santa Claus is really exists. With the rise in usage of CCTV, there are now many videos purporting to prove the existence of the big man in a red suit. We’ve trawled the internet […]

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6 Fire Safety Tips for Christmas

Whilst Christmas time is a period of festivity and celebration, it’s also a time to be more vigilant regarding fire safety. With the many decorations, extra food preparation and holiday mindset, the chance of tragedy resulting from fire increases dramatically. Typically, more fatalities caused by accidental fires occur in the December/January period, and the holiday […]

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The Fire Safety Act – Simplified!

Do you find the Fire Safety Act daunting? Or do you just need a quick refresh of the main points? If so, then read our summary of the Fire Safety Act below. This will help determine if your workplace is compliant with fire safety legislation. What is the Fire Safety Act? The Regulatory Reform (Fire […]

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