Fire, Safety & Security

Driving improvement in fire safety of high rise buildings

 

How one housing association has led the way with the installation of a state-of-the-art sprinkler system

Housing associations across the…

4 reasons why LEDs make a safer lighting alternative

 

Fire and safety are a constant worry for landlords and tenants, but there are some changes you could be implementing to reduce the risk of these…

Fasteners focus helps deliver fire door performance

 

West Port’s fastener focus helps deliver assured fire door performance

Rapierstar’s specialist technical support has played a key role…

The issue of fire door closers

 

Why are sheltered housing residents damaging fire door closers?

Visiting customers over the past few weeks, something that has…

How MMC improves on fire protection

 

Increasing pressure on contractors to deliver bigger, quicker and cheaper builds can result in mistakes that can sometimes cost lives. The…

Housing Providers & the New Wiring Regulations

 

There are several new regulations that are relevant to the electrical installations within domestic household premises that housing…

Change is in the air

 

Government departments are pouring over technical data and preparing new directives, trade bodies are examining every aspect of potential…

Solutions for offsite and fire safety in one panel: SMARTPLY FR OSB3

 

The constant demand for new housing is what keeps the construction industry alive and booming. However, these demands are increasingly…

Intratone keeps Stockport Housing residents updated

 

Intratone, one of Europe’s largest access control specialists, has installed 25 of its digital noticeboards in the communal areas of a…

The impact of fire regulations on balcony design

 

Following the Grenfell disaster and the West Hampstead balcony fires, it was only a matter of time before safety concerns gave rise to…