fire safety


How to prevent fire spreading on construction sites

Safety device specialists Bull has issued advice on how to prevent fires from spreading on construction sites. Read More

‘Major weaknesses’ found in fire safety at army barracks

Tory MP and former army officer Johnny Mercer said soldiers are living in barracks that are not fit for animals. Read More

Timetable for Grenfell Inquiry phase two is “unacceptable”: Jonathan O’Neill OBE

The timetable of the Grenfell Tower inquiry hearings has been labelled “wholly unacceptable” after it emerged that phase two is unlikely to Read More

WATCH: Interactive virtual town educates children on fire dangers

Fire and rescue services have launched Sparkton, an interactive virtual town which helps children understand fire safety. This was originally Read More

Training key to preventing fires and keeping staff safe

How businesses can improve staff safety from the risk of fire and ensure that employees understand what’s required of them in the event of a fire outbreak. Read More

Fire safety in construction a bigger priority post-Grenfell, but construction sector frustrated by government response

The construction industry has seen myriad improvements to fire safety since the Grenfell Tower fire, but there is frustration that the government has responded too slowly, a new study reveals. Read More

Three quarters of tenants would not follow stay put advice during a fire

The research also found that 39% of tenants lacked confidence in their building’s ability to stop the spread of smoke and fire. Read More

WATCH: A tour of Honeywell’s fire and safety solutions for the home and commercial buildings

In this video Daniel Wan, Customer Marketing Leader for Commercial Security EMEA, Honeywell, speaks to IFSEC TV about the Fortune 100 giant’s range of fire and security technology for the home and commercial buildings. Read More

Fire safety: Tenants’ lives put at ‘serious risk’ by landlord

Officers from Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service found a number of serious issues when they entered the property in Reading, which was being occupied as a house of multiple occupation (HMO). Read More

Five things you need to know about evacuating a tall building

As a health & safety manager, what should be top of your priorities when evacuating a tall building? Read More



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