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FireGrid – protecting and managing collected data

Data collection and transparency are critical during an active fire scene but also after it has been concluded. With MSA’s FireGrid, powered by MSA’s software subsidiary Safety io, which has recently achieved ISO/IEC 27001 certification, fire departments have gained an…

DHF announces Martin Keelagher as its newest Board Member

Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) has announced that its newest Board Member is Director of Security Access Systems Ltd, and Chairman of DHF’s Automated Gate Group, Martin Keelagher. Following 18 months of unprecedented challenge, during which DHF has flourished as…

‘Green and Clean’ fire safety options should be top of mind for any business prioritising safety

Ceasefire UK, a manufacturer of fire-safety solutions, believes that many businesses are wise to be seeking ‘green and clean’ products for firefighting, and educating all potential users of them ahead of an incident. Official findings from the Home Office’s online…

Dräger combines safety and comfort with its new HPS SafeGuard helmet

Dräger, an international leader in the fields of medical and safety technology, has launched its new multi-purpose HPS SafeGuard helmet, providing the highest levels of usability, safety, serviceability and connectivity.   Tested to the highest international standards, the helmet delivers excellent levels of…

Building safety a ‘ticking time bomb’ if fire cable testing isn’t strengthened, says Wrexham Mineral Cables

A leading manufacturer of fire-resistant cables believes building safety could remain a ‘ticking time bomb’ if product testing for fire cables is not strengthened. For many years, Wrexham Mineral Cables has been calling for more stringent testing standards as it…

Aico receives a Royal visit

Aico were honoured to receive Her Royal Highness Princess Anne to their headquarters on Friday, 8 October, in recognition of their impact as a prominent business in Shropshire. Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal arrived at Aico headquarters in Oswestry,…

Magirus Lohr: best bidder for turntable ladders

The decision has been made: Magirus Lohr was able to prevail with the BBG Bundesbeschaffung GmbH (federal procurement corporation of Austria) with an attractive overall offer. ‘We are pleased that we convinced with quality and the best price-performance ratio, taking…

Try NFPA LiNK free for 14 days and get digital access to Codes and Standards

Fit all the codes.In the palm of your hand. Digital Access to NFPA Codes and Standards ACTIVATE FREE TRIAL Try NFPA LiNK FREE and see how it can help you do your job more easily, efficiently, and accurately. NFPA LiNK gives…

State-of-the-art watermist suppression system provides perfect solution for luxury safari lodges

Leading tourist attraction West Midland Safari Park has increased fire protection for its visitors with the installation of innovative watermist suppression system Automist. The safari park has created new exclusive accommodation overlooking the park’s cheetahs, red pandas and African elephants,…

Candle Safety Week: ‘snuff’ out the risks this winter

It’s Candle Safety Week and with the nights drawing in, it’s a perfect opportunity to re-evaluate the risks of using candles. Although Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service will always discourage the use of candles due to the…

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