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DETECTOR STUDY REVEALS FALSE ALARMS REDUCTION

DETECTOR STUDY REVEALS FALSE ALARMS REDUCTION RESEARCH BY the Fire Industry Association (FIA) found that ‘more sophisticated’ multisensor detectors are ‘more effective’ at reducing false alarms than ‘standard’ detectors. The FIA stated that the research has ‘led to some momentous discoveries in the field of fire detection and alarm’, and that the ‘conclusive evidence’ will…

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SKEGNESS HOSPITALS RECEIVE FIRE SAFETY UPGRADES

SKEGNESS HOSPITALS RECEIVE FIRE SAFETY UPGRADES A ‘MAJOR programme’ of fire protection works totalling £3.7m has been expanded, covering three hospitals. Skegness Standard reported on the fire protection works at County Hospital in Louth, John Coupland Hospital in Gainsborough and Skegness Hospital, which began last year and are expected to conclude in the summer. The…

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GOVERNMENT SURVEY ON USABILITY OF BUILDING REGULATIONS GUIDANCE

GOVERNMENT SURVEY ON USABILITY OF BUILDING REGULATIONS GUIDANCE A SURVEY released by the government will look at the usability of guidance on building regulations, and in particular approved documents. NBS Research is carrying out the survey for the Ministry of Housing, Communities, and Local Government. It will examine how guidance – especially approved documents –…

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SBD CHANGES FIRE DOOR REQUIREMENTS

SBD CHANGES FIRE DOOR REQUIREMENTS SECURED BY Design (SBD) has updated its requirements for fire doors, so that they have ‘third party certification for both security and fire performance’. The national police crime prevention initiative and ‘staunch campaigner for improved security in buildings’ stated in a press release that after the Grenfell Tower fire, the…

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The Importance of Fire Doors

Maintenance of Fire Doors Fire doors are engineered products that provide life and property saving functions in the event of fire. It is important that they are regularly inspected and maintained to permit them to perform at their best on the one and only occasion when they are called upon to do so. Due to…

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Commercial Locksmiths

Commercial Locksmiths Time means money, and if you can’t access your premises for one reason or another, you’ll be leaking cash. That’s why our commercial locksmiths are such an important element of any business’s external support system. Our commercial locksmiths also provide safe installation of locks in commercial premises, backed with expert advice and impressive…

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Fire Door Inspection & Maintenance

Fire Door Inspection Fire Door Inspection forms an integral part of passive fire protection within the buildings construction and without the appropriate specifications, a regular expert fire door inspection & quality maintenance procedures, fire doors are significantly less likely to be effective in providing protection for your building and the safety of those contained within,…

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Disability Bathrooms

Disability Bathrooms/Disabled Adaptations Typically, in the past, disability bathrooms have been overly institutionalised in style and have stuck to clinical styles, colours and designs. Well, not anymore. Bathrooms for people with disabilities or older people can look just as good (if not better) than any mainstream bathroom you’d see in a showroom or boutique hotel….

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Disabled Adaptations

Disabled Adaptations Disabled access can vary from just a grab rail through to a complete concrete ramp or low slip walksure decking, we have access to all types of aids and can recommend suitable products or your Occupational Therapist (OT) can inform or recommend. What We Can Do For You There are several elements to…

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Do You Need New Windows Instead?

So, here’s 5 signs your windows might need replaced: Safety No doubt the most important reason is safety. A few signs for needing a new window is when they don’t lock properly or have developed new gaps or broken seals, making it easier for criminals to exploit for entry. We will always check locks, gaps…

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