United Kingdom (UK) Fire Industry News for January 2010

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Kitchen fires spark fresh safety warnings from KFRSKitchen fires spark fresh safety warnings from KFRS
"Take care in the kitchen" is the message from KFRS after a spate of fires in the Swale area "Take care in the kitchen" is the message from Kent Fire and...
FIA annual conference: Entering a new decade in fire safetyFIA annual conference: Entering a new decade in fire safety
The FIA's annual conference will bring together both members and non-members from the fire industry The FIA's annual conference brings together both...
FIA response to BBC tower block fire safety debateFIA response to BBC tower block fire safety debate
The programme, focused on the absence of fire risk assessments in tower blocks in the Lakanal house fire The programme, part of an investigative consumer...
Fire Brigade Union expresses concerned over arrest plans after firefighter deathsFire Brigade Union expresses concerned over arrest plans after firefighter deaths
FBU says it is concerned by moves to arrest three managers over the deaths of four firefighters The Fire Brigades Union says it is concerned by moves to...
Prysmian gets BASEC approval for enhanced fire resistant power cablesPrysmian gets BASEC approval for enhanced fire resistant power cables
Prysmian is the first and currently the only cable manufacturer to have BASEC approval Prysmian is the first and currently the only cable manufacturer to...
South Yorkshire Fire Dispute Union not to proceed with planned strikeSouth Yorkshire Fire Dispute Union not to proceed with planned strike
South Yorkshire FBU will not be proceeding with the 8-day strike after the authority agreed to refer a dispute South Yorkshire FBU will not be proceeding...
KFRS to impart Ashford students lessons in road safetyKFRS to impart Ashford students lessons in road safety
Kent's emergency services and local authorities are joining forces to tackle the issue of road safety Kent's emergency services and local authorities are...
Kent Fire and Rescue Services save man from home fire caused by chip panKent Fire and Rescue Services save man from home fire caused by chip pan
KFRS crews are advising residents to use smoke alarms after a man sustained burns at a house fire Firefighters are warning householders to cook...
KFRS firefighters practise rescue from high rise buildingKFRS firefighters practise rescue from high rise building
Kent fire crews will be practising their response to a fire in a high rise building this week Kent fire crews practise their response to a...
FIA/BAFSA Seminar focuses on Hotel Fire SafetyFIA/BAFSA Seminar focuses on Hotel Fire Safety
The seminar 'Fire Safety in Sleeping Accommodation' will take place at Bournemouth on Wednesday 17 Feb The free seminar, entitled 'Fire Safety in Sleeping...
Kent fire rescue teams return from Haiti rescue missionKent fire rescue teams return from Haiti rescue mission
A specialist search and rescue team from Kent Fire and Rescue Service has returned home from Haiti A specialist search and rescue team from Kent Fire and...
FIA's Fire Risk Assessment Council - The way forwardFIA's Fire Risk Assessment Council - The way forward
The FIA encourages formal involvement from Government (CLG), CFRAU and CFOA The FIA set up a Fire Risk Assessment Council in November 2008 and...
Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service and Jill Halfpenny launch 'Fire Kills Campaign'Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service and Jill Halfpenny launch 'Fire Kills Campaign'
Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service and Jill Halfpenny have launched the 'Fire Kills Campaign' Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service has joined forces...
Cigarettes and alcohol raise fatal house fire risk, warns London Fire BrigadeCigarettes and alcohol raise fatal house fire risk, warns London Fire Brigade
Over 1 in 3 fatal house fires are started by cigarettes or other smoking materials The London Fire Brigade has warned against the fire risks associated...
Young people awarded for achievements in LIFE course by the London Fire BrigadeYoung people awarded for achievements in LIFE course by the London Fire Brigade
Young people were awarded at a special ceremony at the Brigade's Southwark Training Centre Over 80 young people from all over London have been recognised...
Fireco Ltd. are looking for approved distributors for their fire door systemsFireco Ltd. are looking for approved distributors for their fire door systems
Fireco are looking for approved distributors Fireco Ltd. are looking for approved distributors who are able to install their fire safety...
Sepura radios enable connectivity between national TETRA networksSepura radios enable connectivity between national TETRA networks
Sepura radios form a communication system which enables connectivity between Sweden and Denmark Sepura radios form part of a communication system which...
Excelerate Technology introduces FAST-mask, positive pressure breathing apparatus for Hazmat applicationsExcelerate Technology introduces FAST-mask, positive pressure breathing apparatus for Hazmat applications
  FAST-mask - A new positive pressure breathing apparatus for Hazmat applications   Excelerate Technology, the leading supplier of satellite and...
Bow firefighter receives long service medal for 20 years with London Fire BrigadeBow firefighter receives long service medal for 20 years with London Fire Brigade
Ian Thornton was awarded with a medal for his dedication to protecting the capital's communities from fire Bow Crew Manager Ian Thornton was only 23 when he...
KFRS rescue team visits Leogane, returns to Port-au-PrinceKFRS rescue team visits Leogane, returns to Port-au-Prince
Kent Firefighters are working with the UK ISAR mission in Haiti Firefighters from the Kent Fire and Rescue Service, who are working with the UK...


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