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Fire Safety Checks For Returning To Office Working

Fire Safety Checks For Returning To Office Working Every employer has a duty of care towards their staff and any visitors to their business premises – one of the most important aspects of this duty is the safety of staff in the event of a fire outbreak on the workplace premises. A fire can destroy…

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Why Fire Doors Improve The Security Of Your Building

Why Fire Doors Improve The Security Of Your Building   Whether your building is for residential or commercial purposes, considering the safety and security of the people involved and the buildings’ integrity is paramount. It is a developer’s and building owner’s and manager’s responsibility to provide the most effective safe environment giving reassurance and peace…

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A Helpful Guide To Fire Rated Doors

A Helpful Guide To Fire Rated Doors The effects of a fire outbreak in a building can be devastating and sometimes fatal – all buildings should have the most effective fire safety precautions in place, whether it be in a residential, commercial or industrial environment. Fire rated doors can play an essential role in providing…

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When to use FD30 vs FD60

When to use FD30 vs FD60 Fire safety is a vital consideration in all buildings but especially so in buildings for public use and larger residential occupation. There are many legal, mandatory stipulations for such buildings to ensure the best possible egress from a populated building in the event of a fire outbreak. Amongst the…

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Double Fire Doors – Use a Custom-Made Commercial Door

Double Fire Doors – Use a Custom-Made Commercial Door All commercial, and many residential, buildings need to have appropriate fire doors installed – not only is it a legal and mandatory requirement, any building owner and/or manager has a moral obligation to provide the best possible safety for the building and its’ occupants in the…

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Fire door hinges are a key part of the door performance

Fire door hinges are a key part of the door performance We are all aware of the importance of safety and security within public buildings, including the threat of fire outbreak. Many residential buildings also require fire doors of specific standards to be installed – wherever fire doors are installed there are specific guidelines and…

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Commercial security tips – Protect your business assets

Commercial security tips – Protect your business assets Effective security is vital for protecting commercial property, assets and people in the workplace. The potential financial loss from a security failure can be devastating for a business as well as damaging reputation and employees’ peace of mind and welfare. Protecting all these business aspects as well…

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Benefits of using purpose made fire doors

Benefits of using purpose made fire doors Fire doors are an essential element in containing and / or stopping house fires, and are required by law within commercial buildings. Their purpose is to isolate a fire, offering people enough time to safely evacuate the building. Whilst they are a legal requirement within public buildings, nowadays,…

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Four simple fire door checks to prevent the spread of smoke

Four simple fire door checks to prevent the spread of smoke A fire outbreak in any building is always a serious matter – both lives and property can be lost in such circumstances. There are more casualties caused by smoke inhalation though rather than from the fire or flames themselves – smoke can very quickly…

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Common fire hazards for facilities managers

Common fire hazards for facilities managers All public and commercial environments, along with many residential premises, will have a designated ‘responsible person’ whose duty it is to consider the coordination of people, space and equipment within those premises. This person is the facilities manager, and part of their remit in this role is the health…

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