BAFE and NAPIT highlight disturbing failure rates and absence of domestic smoke alarms

In research presented by BAFE and NAPIT, data collated over the last decade (2010/2011–2020/2021) in England, Wales and Scotland record an unsettling 424,464 dwelling fires. These fires resulted in almost 82,000 non-fatal casualties and close to 3,000 deaths. In more…

BAFE and BSI announce pioneering Third-Party Certification has been achieved

BAFE and BSI are pleased to announce that the first registration and Third-Party Certification has been achieved for the new wet and dry riser service and maintenance scheme. A crucial service for high-rise buildings and the tall building environment to…

BAFE launch Evacuation Alert Systems scheme

BAFE SP207 Scheme: For the Design, Installation, Commissioning & Maintenance of Evacuation Alert Systems BAFE are pleased to announce that the SP207 Evacuation Alert Systems Scheme Document is now available (14/10/2020). Supporting British Standard 8629 (Evacuation Alert Systems for use…

BAFE and FireQual announce management appointments

BAFE FireQual Ltd is pleased to announce that they have appointed Nic Preston as the FireQual Qualifications Manager from 1 st September 2020. Nic has over 14 years of experience in the training and development sector with a proven ability…

BAFE launches FireQual Awarding Organisation

Following last week’s news of BAFE’s acquisition of the Fire Industry Association’s Awarding Organisation (FIA AO), BAFE announces further details. BAFE and the FIA last week (20/08/2020) announced the acquisition of the FIA AO by BAFE FireQual Ltd. BAFE strongly…

United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) announce their full support for BAFE’s Don’t Just Specify, Verify! Campaign

Don’t Just Specify! Verify focuses on the importance of UKAS Accredited Third Party Certification. The campaign, Don’t Just Specify, Verify!, launched by the BAFE Fire Safety Register earlier this year was established to create greater awareness of Third Party Certification…

BAFE Fire Risk Assessment Scheme Revision Released

BAFE, the independent register of quality fire safety service providers, has released the revised Scheme Document for their Fire Risk Assessment Scheme (BAFE SP205). Following a thorough review process and a five-week public consultation period, BAFE has launched the revised…

BAFE and NSI Award Landmark Third Party Certification

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) and BAFE, the independent register of quality fire safety service providers, awarded the first ever Third Party Certificate of Approval and Registration to the new Kitchen Fire Protection Systems (SP206) Scheme at NSI’s annual Summit,…

BAFE focus on Third Party Certification

BAFE, the independent register of quality fire safety service providers, have released a new video promoting Third Party Certification. The video, What is Third Party Certification? Available either on the BAFE website or BAFE YouTube Channel has been created to…

BAFE announce ground-breaking Kitchen Fire Protection Systems Scheme

At the Fire Safety North exhibition, held 9th-10th October in Manchester, BAFE officially announced their latest scheme to be made available for third-party certification assessment. BAFE, the independent register of quality fire safety service providers, have been developing over the…

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