UK Fire Magazine – Issue 6 – August 2019

PBI fabrics set new standards in comfort and performance.
PBI – Protects in every situation

PBI has been at the forefront of incredible innovation and progress in the development of…

Figure 1: n-Heptane test fire in a 330mm square steel tray.
Development of tests to assess video flame and video smoke detectors

Video fire detectors are increasingly being used to detect fires in areas where traditional detectors…

Studies found coaching just one person has a positive impact on the wider team.
How can coaching profit both you and your organisation?

Put simply, coaching will assist you in the development of potential within your organisation, helping…

Flood professionals networking at The Flood Expo 2018.
The Flood Expo keynote line-up has been released!

The Flood Expo is the world’s largest exhibition and conference designed to help the most…

New connected tech such as body cams are set to help improve communication between rescue teams.
LTE to 5G: Future-proofed critical communications for public safety

Public-safety organisations have always relied on high-quality critical communication voice services, built on specialised technologies…

M1 SCBA System from MSA Safety.
The evolution of SCBA – How innovation is improving safety

The biggest barrier to firefighter safety is undoubtedly smoke. The need to provide crews with…

Although the exact cause of the fire at Notre Dame has yet to be determined, it appears to have started in the vicinity of refurbishment works.
Glasgow School of Art, Notre Dame… what next?

Fires occur all too often during refurbishment work – Notre Dame is a case in…

Damaged hose is a frequently donated item and often with couplings that the FD don’t even use.
Donations: An essential guide – Part 1

It’s a sad fact that less-privileged firefighters often reach out to developed nations asking if…

Super Vac introduced a new battery fan this year. The goal of the design is to simplify departments’ battery purchases by eliminating proprietary battery platforms.
Super Vac – The world’s leading manufacturer in emergency ventilation products

Super Vac’s line-up includes the largest array of PPV fans, ranging from 20cm to 2m…

The tragic incident at Grenfell proved inadequacies in the understanding of the certification process and approvals.
Grenfell: Has anything changed?

Approved Document B is the core fire-safety document underpinning our industry. Its full name is…

UK Fire is a quarterly journal specific to the UK Fire market dedicated to both fire protection and firefighting. The editorial features are written by industry experts and comprise a unique blend focussing on the latest technology, training methods and equipment as well as highlighting sector specific issues from around the region. Regular product and company profiles, events updates and news make UK Fire the first choice read for fire protection and firefighting professionals.

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