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January 18, 2017

It happens a lot, fire doors propped open with a variety of objects, generally something relatively heavy and nearby. Oh, look an extinguisher! Did you know that a £3,000 fine could be imposed for every illegally propped fire door? You can double that figure if extingu...

September 29, 2016

Modern stored pressure fire extinguishers have a few crucial components which could spell disaster if failing when you need to use it to extinguish fire.

Without proper checks or "a suitable system of maintenance" prescribed in Article 17 - The Regulatory Reform (Fire S...

July 5, 2016

So we're always being told to test our fire alarm at home. Some of us do and some don't, but one thing I'm sure we all can relate with, is the jolly chirp of a smoke alarm with a low battery in the early hours.

Try to ignore it, get up a ladder to change the battery (if...

July 2, 2016

Fire Safety Law | Article 21 of The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 places a mandatory obligation on employers to provide adequate fire safety training for staff when first employed, when working circumstances change and periodically, typically every 1 - 2 y...