Best Practice in Managing and Reducing False Fire Alarms

The proliferation of false fire alarms places a huge burden on the Fire and Rescue Service. Understanding false fire alarm causes and taking steps to prevent them can help reduce false dispatches, as Jim O’Dwyer explains.  The threat of fire is known to all. There’s...
Posted On 05 Feb 2020

Improving Life Safety in the HMO Sector: Better Protection for Properties and Occupants

Fire episodes and general life safety issues within Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) are being discussed more so now than ever before. With a number of high-profile events casting a spotlight on the overriding importance of the subject, leaders from a multitude of sectors and...
Posted On 01 Feb 2019
Tina Chittenden

“Remember, Remember the Fifth of November…”

With one week to go until Bonfire Night, Tina Chittenden examines the dangers posed to businesses from fireworks and fire-related incidents. “Remember, remember the fifth of November… Gunpowder, treason and plot… I see no reason why gunpowder treason should ever...
Posted On 29 Oct 2015