There have been many news reports in recent days regarding the fact that the Metropolitan Police have commissioned a fire test on a door assembly from within Grenfell Tower. Our trade organization, ASDMA are actively seeking more information to enable us to understand this further but as this may take some time, we would like […]
When it comes to choosing doors you may want to think about working with a company that’s 100% British. When you do so, as well as supporting the local economy, you have easy access to the manufacturing facility allowing you to monitor the process from start to finish. Ahmarra manufactures from it’s factory in Portsmouth […]
Since the Grenfell Tower disaster in London during June 2017 there has been widespread investigations of tower blocks right across England to determine whether there are similar fire safety flaws that require urgent attention and resolution. During the investigations so far it has been found that there are hundreds of tower blocks that fail fire safety […]
Fire doors are a vital component of any health and safety programme within every building you see. Whether you are discussing the need for fire doors as part of a commercial, residential or public building, they will be required. Without a clear fire detection and emergency escape plan, you are putting people in danger […]
Compliance in fire safety is often underappreciated. Due to fire safety being to a good standard these days, fires don’t happen on a regular basis, but this can lead to a relaxed attitude and a lowering of fire safety standards.
If you own a business there are a number of legal obligations that you have to consider. One of the most important is the compulsory fire regulations that have to be in place within every business premises. Here we’ll take a look at what you need to know, based on The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order, 2005.