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Advanced’s high-rise reputation sees it protect European landmark

Global fire-systems leader, Advanced, has been specified on another landmark tall building. Set to stand at 62 storeys high, 22 Bishopsgate in the City of London will, on completion, become the second-tallest building in Western Europe. The 278m office building…

Alfa Drop Box – Deliver innovative mobile training pods to Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service

Alfa Drop Box has designed and created the first Immersive Training Mobile pods for Staffordshire Fire & Rescue to deliver their Safe & Sound educational project into the community. The design is the brainchild of Phil Gibbs, Managing Director and…

The Emergency Services Show 2019 – A Showcase of Technology and Collaboration

Visitors to this year’s Emergency Services Show can source the very latest kit and discover emerging technologies, whilst networking with partner agencies with whom they could collaborate at future fire and rescue operations. Taking place in Hall 5 at the NEC, Birmingham on Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 September, The Emergency Services Show is the UK’s largest event for the emergency services. It is free to attend and features over 450 exhibiting companies and organisations as well as live demonstrations, simulated training and CPD-accredited seminars.

De-Wipe – The after-fire wipe for all responders

With recent research identifying the increased risk of cancer amongst firefighters, should all responders consider the potential risk of contamination whilst attending fires? A landmark study conducted in 2018 by The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) revealed that skin absorption,…

Quelfire – Effective passive fire protection

For over 40 years, Quelfire has been one of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of specialist passive fire protection for buildings. The company has built its name on a long-standing commitment to high-quality certified products, including fire-containment systems for pipe,…

Pyroplex – Making glazed doors fire-safe

Glazed doors are in demand. And for good reason. Not only are they safer in high footfall areas, they’re often an important design choice in commercial and residential buildings. More glass enables more natural light to transfer between different areas.…

Emergency One and IoT – Ensuring firefighters have the appliances and equipment required to do their job

The term ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) is commonly banded about and increasingly forms part of everyday life without us even considering it. Extending internet connectivity so they become integral features of our everyday objects and devices enables instant communication and…

The changing role of the firefighter and their PPE

Hainsworth Technology speaks to a firefighter and senior fire officer about their experiences of selecting new kit. Peggy Male has been a firefighter with West Midlands Fire Service for 19 years. She is a member of White Watch at Bilston…

The Fire Industry Association (FIA) – Providing expertise, research and training for fire-industry professionals

The Fire Industry Association (FIA) is Europe’s largest trade association for the fire-protection sector, with a focus on providing excellence in fire safety. A not-for-profit organisation, the FIA focuses on funding vital research into methods of fire protection. Recent studies…

Fire service champions mental health

Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service (MFRS) is leading the charge in raising awareness and championing mental health within the fire and rescue community. The mission of MFRS is to achieve ‘Safer Stronger Communities – Safe Effective Firefighters’. In order to…

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