More FIA Myth Busters

Myth 09: A FR30S will only give 30 minutes protection from the moment a fire starts – See more at: http://www.fia.uk.com/news/myth-09-a-fr30s-will-only-give-30-minutes-protection-from-the-moment-a-fire-starts.html#sthash.t2DeGbUJ.dpuf All fire doors are tested from the point at which all objects in the fire compartment have ignited (flashover). Depending on the fire load, the size and shape of the compartment, the time period…

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Different Types of Fire Extinguishers part 2 of 2

Different Types of Fire Extinguishers part 2 of 2 We often get asked the question what are the different types of extinguishers and when should these be used.  So over in this and our last of this series blog posts we plan to share all that information with you. Firstly we addressed the uses of…

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Myth 05: There is not much chance of a fire here There is not much chance of a fire here; this building has been here for over 100 years and we’ve never had a fire. The age of the building is immaterial. Windsor Castle was more than 800 years old when it caught fire in…

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FIA Dispels further Myths

Myth 3 – Fire safety legislation covers life safety property protection and protection of the environment Government policy is that fire safety legislation can only be concerned with the protection of life from fire. This includes building regulation and legislation that applies to existing buildings such as the RR(FS)O in England and Wales. Protection of the…

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Another Landlord, another Fine – This time its £82K

Another Landlord, another Fine – This time its £82K We don’t like to share bad news, but think sometimes it really helps to show the kind of fines being awarded for Fire Safety breaches and how this could affect any business. if you are unsure of anything when it comes to fire safety its always…

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Fire FM – Make GENT News

We were so pleased to be featured in the GENT industry magazine as a key partner on our recent project for the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE),  You can read the full article below…… Gent protecting the future for LSE students This year marks the 120th anniversary of the renowned London School of…

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Different Types of Fire Extinguishers part 1 of 2

We often get asked the question what are the different types of extinguishers and when should these be used. So over the next couple of blog posts we plan to share all that information with you. Firstly we think we should address the uses of extinguishers. Each fire is given a category and you will…

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