TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news from TheBigRedGuide.com http://www.thebigredguide.com/news.html Copyright (C) TheBigRedGuide.com 2017 Fire news Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT Dubai’s Security Industry Regulatory Agency to launch with a full conference at Intersec 2017http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/dubai-s-security-industry-regulatory-agency-to-launch-with-a-full-conference-at-intersec-2017.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/dubai-s-security-industry-regulatory-agency-to-launch-with-a-full-conference-at-intersec-2017.htmlEvents NewsWed, 18 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="170" height="264"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>Public launch of Dubai&rsquo;s SIRA features in power-packed conference line-up at Intersec 2017</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The launch of Dubai&rsquo;s Security Industry Regulatory Agency (SIRA) will feature in a full conference programme at Intersec 2017, where leading decision makers will discuss a new law governing the Emirate&rsquo;s security industry framework, guidelines and expectations.</p> <p>The SIRA Forum takes place on 24 January at the Dubai International Convention and...Public Venues & Events Safety & Security 2017 to gather top regional venue and event ownershttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/public-venues-and-events-safety-and-security-2017-to-gather-top-regional-venue-and-event-owners.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/public-venues-and-events-safety-and-security-2017-to-gather-top-regional-venue-and-event-owners.htmlEvents NewsTue, 17 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="151" height="264"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center" style="text-align: center;"><span style="color: #000000;"><strong style="color: #777777; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: center; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; background-color: #ffffff;"><span class="smalltxt" style="font-size: 11px; text-decoration: none;">The...Chubb secures new fire extinguisher maintenance contract for Derbyshire Health Trusthttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-secures-new-fire-extinguisher-maintenance-contract-for-derbyshire-health-trust.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-secures-new-fire-extinguisher-maintenance-contract-for-derbyshire-health-trust.htmlCompany NewsTue, 10 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="36" height="60"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Hospitals, private general practitioner offices, health centres and dental surgeries are all included in the three-year contract</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Chubb Fire &amp; Security Limited has secured a new contract to provide fire extinguisher maintenance services at more than 50 sites belonging to or managed by the Derbyshire Community Health Services (DCHS) NHS Foundation Trust. Chubb, a provider of security and fire-safety solutions, is a part...Rittal to display physical security systems for IT infrastructure at Intersec 2017http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/rittal-to-display-physical-security-systems-for-it-infrastructure-at-intersec-2017.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/rittal-to-display-physical-security-systems-for-it-infrastructure-at-intersec-2017.htmlEvents NewsMon, 09 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" align="left" width="46" height="44"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Rittal&rsquo;s Micro Data Centre and IT Security rooms to take centre stage at Intersec </span>2017</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Rittal, a manufacturer of IT Racks and Datacentre solution provider continues to reinstate its strong presence in Middle East region with their certified high-quality, system-tested Physical Security systems for IT infrastructure, displayed and showcased on their innovation stand participation at Intersec 2017.</p> <p>Products to take centre stage this year will be &ldquo;Micro Data Centre and IT Security...Remote Healthcare Middle East 2017 attracts experts to exchange knowledge and discuss future of remote healthcare industryhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/remote-healthcare-middle-east-2017-attracts-experts-to-exchange-knowledge-and-discuss-future-of-remote-healthcare-industry.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/remote-healthcare-middle-east-2017-attracts-experts-to-exchange-knowledge-and-discuss-future-of-remote-healthcare-industry.htmlEvents NewsWed, 28 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;">Remote Healthcare Middle East 2017 is <br />dedicated to innovators and visionaries <br />across the remote healthcare industry</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Remote Healthcare Middle East has announced its full agenda for the 2017 instalment. The program boasts an impressive line-up of regional and international experts from NOC's, IOC's, NGO's, Health Authorities, Government, Mining Operators, Private Hospitals, Associations and Engineering Contractors.</p> <p><strong>Best practice training solutions</strong></p> <p>The Conference will be held from...Schneider Electric becomes the corporate sponsor of Airport Solutions Mexico 2017http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/schneider-electric-becomes-the-corporate-sponsor-of-airport-solutions-mexico-2017.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/schneider-electric-becomes-the-corporate-sponsor-of-airport-solutions-mexico-2017.htmlEvents NewsThu, 15 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="28" height="55"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">The two-day Airport Solutions Mexico exhibition and conference will be held 3-4 May 2017 at the Centro Citibanamex</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The inaugural Airport Solutions Mexico 2017, part of the Airport Solutions Global Series of events, is being officially sponsored by Schneider Electric, a software solutions provider.</strong></p> <p><strong>Bringing together industry&rsquo;s buying chain</strong></p> <p>The two-day <a...Bristol unveils new technical rescue garments made with GORE PYRAD Fabric Technologyhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bristol-unveils-new-technical-rescue-garments-made-with-gore-pyrad-fabric-technology.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bristol-unveils-new-technical-rescue-garments-made-with-gore-pyrad-fabric-technology.htmlCompany NewsThu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="33" height="53"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The durable waterproof and windproof qualities of the fabric, low water pick-up and quick re-dry properties, ensure protection from the elements&nbsp;</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Bristol Uniforms, the UK&rsquo;s designer and manufacturer of firefighting PPE, has unveiled brand new technical rescue garments made with the latest GORE PYRAD Fabric Technology. The new Gore Varde jacket and trouser combination will be offered as part of Bristol&rsquo;s RescueFlex range, offering significantly more comfort and flexibility for firefighters...NFPA encourages personal responsibility for safety in public buildings due to recent fire incidenceshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nfpa-encourages-personal-responsibility-for-safety-in-public-buildings-due-to-recent-fire-incidences.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nfpa-encourages-personal-responsibility-for-safety-in-public-buildings-due-to-recent-fire-incidences.htmlIndustry NewsThu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="41" height="52"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Most people don&rsquo;t consider fire a significant risk, complacency is one of the greatest dangers when it comes to fire safety</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The fires that occurred this past week in Oakland, California, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Gatlinburg, Tennessee, reinforce that fires can happen anywhere, anytime and with deadly consequences. As people enter public places this holiday season, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is strongly encouraging everyone to be...Whitby Restaurant owners fined over £50,000 for serious fire safety breacheshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/whitby-restaurant-owners-fined-over-50-000-for-serious-fire-safety-breaches.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/whitby-restaurant-owners-fined-over-50-000-for-serious-fire-safety-breaches.htmlIndustry NewsTue, 06 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="32" height="58"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Failure to pay the fine within 14 days will result in 18 months&rsquo; imprisonment</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>On the 8th August, 2015, North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service carried out a fire safety inspection of The Kam Thai (Whitby) Ltd Restaurant, 63-65 Church Street, Whitby.</strong></p> <p>During the inspection, Fire Safety Officers found a number of serious fire safety deficiencies regarding the accommodation provided for employees. This included a failure to carry out a written fire risk assessment, a failure to...Argentina bound fire engine named after Ballyclare Limitedhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/argentina-bound-fire-engine-named-after-ballyclare-limited.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/argentina-bound-fire-engine-named-after-ballyclare-limited.htmlCompany NewsThu, 01 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="33" height="56"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The engine was being donated to a fire brigade in San Juan by the International Fire and Rescue Association (IFRA)</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Workwear and specialist protective clothing manufacturer Ballyclare Limited played host to a special ceremony recently, when a fire engine bound for Argentina was named in the company&rsquo;s honour. The engine was being donated to a fire brigade in San Juan by the International Fire and Rescue Association (IFRA) - a charity to which Ballyclare has made numerous donations in recent years.</strong></p>...Gent launches new and improved S-Quad Anti-Ligature Basehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/gent-launches-new-and-improved-s-quad-anti-ligature-base.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/gent-launches-new-and-improved-s-quad-anti-ligature-base.htmlCompany NewsThu, 01 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="37" height="53"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Gent has refined the design of its previous device by incorporating an anti-tamper lip, which ensures that contraband cannot be stored within it</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Gent by <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/honeywell-security-group.html" class="redbold">Honeywell</a>, the manufacturer of innovative life safety solutions, announces the introduction of its new and improved...FFE to showcase Fireray smoke detection and Talentum flame detection technology at Intersec, Dubaihttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ffe-to-showcase-fireray-smoke-detection-and-talentum-flame-detection-technology-at-intersec-dubai.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ffe-to-showcase-fireray-smoke-detection-and-talentum-flame-detection-technology-at-intersec-dubai.htmlEvents NewsTue, 22 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="43" height="54"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Fireray is the first choice for installers and engineers looking for smoke detection in large open areas</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Fire safety company FFE is bringing its Fireray wide-area smoke detection and Talentum flame detection technology to Intersec in Dubai in January 2017. The company will be located in the UK Pavilion (Booth 4-D32), where industry experts will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.</strong></p> <p>Held between 22-24 January, 2017 at the Dubai World Trade...Intersec 2017: Biometric cloud-based systems enhances safety and security at Gulf Cooperation Council education sectorhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/intersec-2017-biometric-cloud-based-systems-enhances-safety-and-security-at-gulf-cooperation-council-education-sector.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/intersec-2017-biometric-cloud-based-systems-enhances-safety-and-security-at-gulf-cooperation-council-education-sector.htmlEvents NewsThu, 17 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="33" height="54"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Intersec 2017 shines spotlight on emerging technologies as Middle East outpaces global growth in biometric solutions</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>A Dubai university&rsquo;s cloud-based biometric time attendance system is growing in popularity across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), as the regional education sector joins other industries adopting new technology to boost safety and security.&nbsp;</strong></p> <p>The Hult International Business School in Dubai was the first to test Swiss company...Bristol to display broad range of PPE solutions at Intersec 2017http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bristol-to-display-broad-range-of-ppe-solutions-at-intersec-2017.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bristol-to-display-broad-range-of-ppe-solutions-at-intersec-2017.htmlEvents NewsThu, 17 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="41" height="57"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Bristol has had a strong presence in the Gulf region for more than 40 years, through a well-established network of distributors</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Bristol Uniforms is a designer, manufacturer and supplier of protective clothing, meeting the diverse needs of emergency services personnel around the world.</strong></p> <p>Working with leading international fibre and fabric manufacturers including WL Gore, PBI Performance Products and DuPont, Bristol&rsquo;s in-house design teams continue...Advanced MxPro 5 multiprotocol fire panels secure National Theatre in Londonhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-mxpro-5-multiprotocol-fire-panels-secure-national-theatre-in-london.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-mxpro-5-multiprotocol-fire-panels-secure-national-theatre-in-london.htmlCompany NewsThu, 10 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="36" height="54"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The contract for the new fire system at the National Theatre was awarded to the team at Tri-Management</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Intelligent fire panels from Advanced have been chosen to protect the world-famous National Theatre in London after an &pound;89m redevelopment.</strong></p> <p>Located on London&rsquo;s Southbank, the National Theatre has played host to some of the most important productions in British theatre, by some of the...Apollo Fire Detectors launches new range of Intelligent System Interfaceshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/apollo-fire-detectors-launches-new-range-of-intelligent-system-interfaces.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/apollo-fire-detectors-launches-new-range-of-intelligent-system-interfaces.htmlCompany NewsThu, 10 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="34" height="55"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The new range is the latest addition to the range of CoreProtocol enabled devices following the launch of the new Apollo SOTERIA detectors</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Fire detection provider, Apollo Fire Detectors announces the launch of a new range of Intelligent Interfaces designed to complement its full range of fire detection devices.</strong></p> <p>The new range, which meets EN 54-17 and EN 54-18 standards, is the latest addition to the range...Marcus Evans presents Public Venues & Events Safety & Security 2017 to enhance security at events and venueshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/marcus-evans-presents-public-venues-and-events-safety-and-security-2017-to-enhance-security-at-events-and-venues.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/marcus-evans-presents-public-venues-and-events-safety-and-security-2017-to-enhance-security-at-events-and-venues.htmlEvents NewsThu, 10 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="8" cellspacing="0" align="left" width="240" height="272"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The event will let attendees connect with industry colleagues and share knowledge in an interactive setting</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="smalltxt">The desire to have great events and to make them safe is strong in Asia. Crowd management, risk assessment, counter terrorism, and crisis and emergency management are obligatory, crucial concerns for professionals who manage the security...Ballyclare launches new Xenon range of firefighter clothinghttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ballyclare-launches-new-xenon-range-of-firefighter-clothing.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ballyclare-launches-new-xenon-range-of-firefighter-clothing.htmlCompany NewsFri, 04 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="38" height="54"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>One of the key benefits of the Xenon range is the &lsquo;free movement&rsquo; cut of the garments</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The new Xenon range from Ballyclare Limited offers a comprehensive collection of multi-layered and multi-purpose firefighter clothing which has been created as a result of the company&rsquo;s flexible and dedicated approach to supporting this important market sector.</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;We know from listening to our customers their needs continue to...Kentec to showcase Syncro and Sigma ranges at Intersec 2017http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-to-showcase-syncro-and-sigma-ranges-at-intersec-2017.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-to-showcase-syncro-and-sigma-ranges-at-intersec-2017.htmlEvents NewsThu, 03 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="40" height="57"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>There will also be live demonstrations of the company&rsquo;s all-new Taktis range of fire alarm control equipment</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Kentec Electronics, one of the world's independent fire control panel designers and manufacturers, is set to &lsquo;dazzle&rsquo; visitors to <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/intersec-dubai-2017.html" class="redbold">Intersec 2017</a> with their extensive EN, UL &amp; FM, Marine, Analogue, Conventional &amp; Extinguishant ranges of Fire Control...Advanced receives award from BSI for 10 years of standards excellence in fire systemshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-receives-award-from-bsi-for-10-years-of-standards-excellence-in-fire-systems.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-receives-award-from-bsi-for-10-years-of-standards-excellence-in-fire-systems.htmlCompany NewsTue, 01 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="33" height="56"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The award recognises Advanced&rsquo;s role in driving higher standards in the fire industry and its ongoing role in relevant fire standards committees</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Global fire systems manufacturer Advanced announces that it has received an award from <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/bsi-group.html" class="redbold">BSI</a>, the business standards company, for 10 years of standards excellence in fire systems.</strong></p> <p>The award recognises Advanced&rsquo;s role in driving higher...