7 family essentials for a fire safe home

House fires are always a worry, especially when there are young children in the household. It’s important that fire issues and worries are discussed with any young children, so that they know what to do in case of a fire at the family home. There are also a lot of widely available fire-resistant products available…

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Restaurant opens with little to no fire safety

A Wildwood restaurant in Chichester, West Sussex has been fined more than £13,452 after pleading guilty to four charges under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. Defective emergency lighting, obstructed fire exits and the absence of a working fire alarm were amongst some of the main shocking faults that were found throughout the inspection….

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Dangerous white goods cause 90% of London’s fires

A recent fire in a London salon was caused by a defective tumble dryer after the fluff came into constant with the dryer’s heating element. Many people will be aware of the recent alert that some models of Indesit, Hotpoint and Creda tumble dryers pose a fire risk for that very same reason. London Fire…

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80 Fire fighters battle blaze in Bedfordshire

80 fire fighters from four different counties have been tackling a blaze in Clophill at the Four Winds industrial estate, which is just off of the A6. Bedfordshire fire services were called at around 11pm to a reported caravan fire, but when they arrived the fire had developed quickly and spread to nearby buildings. Many…

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