Fire Industry News for January 2017

Dubai’s Security Industry Regulatory Agency to launch with a full conference at Intersec 2017

Public launch of Dubai’s SIRA features in power-packed conference line-up at Intersec 2017 The launch of Dubai’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’s security industry framework, guidelines and expectations. The SIRA Forum takes place on 24 January at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, wh...

Public Venues & Events Safety & Security 2017 to gather top regional venue and event owners

The conference will showcase presentations and discussions by key distinguished speakers An exciting large-scale conference, Public Venues & Events Safety & Security highlights the roles and frameworks for security professionals in effectively managing the safety and security of the people at public venues and events. This event will be held on the 27th February – 1st March, 2017, in Singapore with brand new and innovative conference formats, proud...

Chubb secures new fire extinguisher maintenance contract for Derbyshire Health Trust

Hospitals, private general practitioner offices, health centres and dental surgeries are all included in the three-year contract Chubb Fire & 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 of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of Unit...

Rittal to display physical security systems for IT infrastructure at Intersec 2017

Rittal’s Micro Data Centre and IT Security rooms to take centre stage at Intersec 2017 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. Products to take centre stage this year will be “Micro Data Centre a...

Schneider Electric becomes the corporate sponsor of Airport Solutions Mexico 2017

The two-day Airport Solutions Mexico exhibition and conference will be held 3-4 May 2017 at the Centro Citibanamex 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. Bringing together industry’s buying chain The two-day Airport Solutions Mexico exhibition and conference will be held 3-4 May 2017 at the Centro Citibanamex, Mexico City...

Bristol unveils new technical rescue garments made with GORE PYRAD Fabric Technology

The durable waterproof and windproof qualities of the fabric, low water pick-up and quick re-dry properties, ensure protection from the elements  Bristol Uniforms, the UK’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’s RescueFlex range, offering significantly more comfort and...

NFPA encourages personal responsibility for safety in public buildings due to recent fire incidences

Most people don’t consider fire a significant risk, complacency is one of the greatest dangers when it comes to fire safety 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 well aware of the...

Whitby Restaurant owners fined over £50,000 for serious fire safety breaches

Failure to pay the fine within 14 days will result in 18 months’ imprisonment 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. 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 failur...

Argentina bound fire engine named after Ballyclare Limited

The engine was being donated to a fire brigade in San Juan by the International Fire and Rescue Association (IFRA) 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’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 d...

Gent launches new and improved S-Quad Anti-Ligature Base

Gent has refined the design of its previous device by incorporating an anti-tamper lip, which ensures that contraband cannot be stored within it Gent by Honeywell, the manufacturer of innovative life safety solutions, announces the introduction of its new and improved S-Quad Anti-Ligature Base (ALD302) which is designed to provide additional safety within buildings that accommodate individuals who are considered to be at risk. The redesign is a direct result of customer feedba...

FFE to showcase Fireray smoke detection and Talentum flame detection technology at Intersec, Dubai

Fireray is the first choice for installers and engineers looking for smoke detection in large open areas 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. Held between 22-24 January, 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Intersec is the wo...

Bristol to display broad range of PPE solutions at Intersec 2017

Bristol has had a strong presence in the Gulf region for more than 40 years, through a well-established network of distributors Bristol Uniforms is a designer, manufacturer and supplier of protective clothing, meeting the diverse needs of emergency services personnel around the world. Working with leading international fibre and fabric manufacturers including WL Gore, PBI Performance Products and DuPont, Bristol’s in-house design teams continue to develop innovative and...

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