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Tata Steel explosion leaves two employees injured

An explosion at Tata Steel's Port Talbot plant causes minor injuries to two employees. Read More

‘It appears that innovation has missed this sector for decades’: In conversation with Firexo Chief Executive, Dave Breith

The company has produced a new fire extinguishing liquid, Firexo, which is able to quickly extinguish all classes of fire, is environmentally friendly and requires small volumes to put out a fire. 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

Flammable liquids explosion injured two

An adhesive manufacturer has appeared in court after two employees were injured in a major fire which stopped production at Read More

Four steps to protecting your business from fire

Fire and rescue services (FRS) attended 566,572 incidents in the year ending September 2017 – a 3% year-on-year increase – according Read More

FRS report into Royal Clarence Hotel fire is full of holes – this is what’s missing

I always look forward to the publication of any report looking at serious fires and this was no exception. A Read More

Review calls for sprinklers in Northern Ireland tower blocks

An independent review has recommended fire sprinklers be installed in tower blocks owned by the Northern Ireland Housing Executive in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. Read More

‘Speaking the truth to power’: Interviewing the British Safety Council’s Lawrence Waterman

Former head of health and safety for the Olympic Delivery Authority, Lawrence Waterman, speaks to SHP about his new role as the chair of the British Safety Council. Read More

False alarms webinar: How to avoid unwanted alarms in flats, apartments and HMOs

Sign up to SHP sister brand Firex's webinar: ‘Hush those false alarms' about reducing unwanted false alarms. Read More

JD Sports fined after ignoring fire chiefs

Fashion retailer JD Sports has been hit with a £60,000 fine following an investigation into two of its branches in Read More



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