UK Fire Magazine – Issue 19 – November 2022

Image courtesy of Jean Beaufort (publicdomainpictures.net)
A resilient and adaptable fire industry in a time of turmoil?
In the current world climate, it seems impossible to know or predict what is going…
Federation launches national blueprint for fire safety

Working with industry leaders, the Fire Sector Federation has launched an initiative calling for wider…

The covers innovative hinge design allows it to be fitted in seconds.
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…

Hazmat Academy – High-quality training for hazmat responses

The National Chemical Emergency Centre (NCEC) training experts, Hazmat Academy, supports organisations in building skill-based…

Compartment walls and floors between dwellings. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Can firefighters trust compartmentation?
This article discusses whether firefighters can, truly, trust compartmentation. It is based on two separate…
Streamlight’s Portable Scene Light II features a stackable bright light tower to further improve worker visibility. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Lighting for the market

As lighting technology continues to evolve, firefighting professionals worldwide rely on new advances in portable…

Lewis Oxley at the 16th International Water Mist Conference in Vienna. Image courtesy of IWMA / Jasmina Rachmanovic
How to find a good watermist system manufacturer
As with anything you acquire, you want to make sure you have a good product.…
The threat from carcinogens in fire situations is a risk to all responders. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Firefighting is now officially a cancer-causing occupation

Although post-fire contaminants with a proven link to firefighter cancer are minute in size, measured…

Firefighters at work, demonstrating how soot and debris can build up. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
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…

Sika’s comprehensive range of passive fire protection solutions can restore the fire resistance of walls and floors disrupted by building joints, linear seals, cavity barriers or penetration services. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
The benefits of passive fire protection

Devising a firestopping strategy that can help contain and control the spread of fire 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.

© UK Fire & MDM Publishing Ltd.
Latest Issue
Follow UK Fire on Twitter