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Federation launches national blueprint for fire safety

Working with industry leaders, the Fire Sector Federation has launched an initiative calling for wider discussion to create a national fire safety strategy, which goes beyond current legislative proposals, to comprehensively address measures to mitigate fire risk in the UK.…

iSON Moulding – Protecting dry-riser outlet valves from unwanted tampering and vandalism

Throughout the UK, dry-riser valves are being targeted by vandals, who in many cases render this critical piece of firefighting equipment inoperable by fire and rescue services (FRS) in an emergency. However, a unique dry-riser outlet cover, developed by iSON…

Hazmat Academy – High-quality training for hazmat responses

The National Chemical Emergency Centre (NCEC) training experts, Hazmat Academy, supports organisations in building skill-based knowledge to achieve a safe, effective and competent response to incidents that involve hazardous materials (hazmat). We work with organisations that use or manufacture high-consequence…

Firefighting is now officially a cancer-causing occupation

Although post-fire contaminants with a proven link to firefighter cancer are minute in size, measured in micrometres, the recent declaration by the World Health Organisation (WHO) that the profession is now officially cancer causing is (in stark contrast) vast, in…

Dräger’s ‘Health for the Firefighter’ survey results: what are firefighters’ primary health concerns?

As you’ll have seen hosted on the UK Fire website, Dräger, an international leader in medical and safety technology, has conducted a survey into the health concerns of serving firefighters. This is a follow up to Dräger’s 2020 ‘Health for…

Canary Wharf office complex upgrades to Advanced protection 

host of industry-leading fire-protection solutions from UK manufacturer Advanced have been installed to protect approximately 140,000sq. ft of Grade A office space at Westferry House, Canary Wharf. As a cornerstone office building situated at the western gateway to Europe’s largest…

Maintaining undisturbed spaces through automatic testing

One of the issues associated with the maintenance of fire-safety systems is the potential impact on day-to-day operations. This is particularly true of public buildings such as hospitals or hotels, where the sound of alarms, flashing lights and the disruption…

A more flexible and extended role for the fire and rescue service to deliver community safety
The latest call for ‘Fire Reform’ has just concluded its consultation period. It comes amidst the recent turmoil at Westminster and impending change of Prime Minister, which will, in all probability, delay if not completely derail the Fire Reform agenda.…
Legislative change is only the first step to a fire-safe future

Opening a consultation on ‘Reforming our Fire and Rescue Service’ notably has coincided with new measures surrounding fire safety. Change, encompassed by the Fire Safety Act 2021 and the Building Safety Act 2022, where the FSA provides amendments to the…

PBI LP – Increases protection and reduces weight

PBI Performance Products is renowned for creating new standards of performance and protection that are recognised worldwide. An unwavering commitment to research and innovation has kept the company at the forefront of firefighter protection for almost 40 years.  PBI’s LP…

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