Category Archives: Retail

Safer Suffolk Fire Sprinkler Coalition

function get_style1170 () { return “none”; } function end1170_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii1170′).style.display = get_style1170(); } Suffolk Fire & Rescue hosted a seminar aimed at promoting fire sprinkler systems and dispelling some of the incorrect myths associated with them.  Guest keynote … Continue reading

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Sprinklers Stop Fire: TK Maxx Distribution Centre, Staffordshire

function get_style1129 () { return “none”; } function end1129_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii1129′).style.display = get_style1129(); } Sprinklers successfully contained a fire in the early hours of this morning following its outbreak in a bailing machine.  The system automatically raised alarm, safely … Continue reading

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Sprinklers Stop Fire: ‘The Gate’ Leisure & Entertainment Centre, Newcastle

function get_style1095 () { return “none”; } function end1095_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii1095′).style.display = get_style1095(); } A fire within Players Sports Bar was quickly suppressed by a single sprinkler head operating within an electrical intake cupboard.  The activation raised alarm evacuating … Continue reading

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Fire Sprinklers stop fire in Asda, Llanelli

function get_style1063 () { return “none”; } function end1063_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii1063′).style.display = get_style1063(); } The Fire Sprinkler System protecting an Asda Store in Llanelli, South Wales “performed exactly as they should have” in controlling a substantial fire until the … Continue reading

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An Insurer’s perspective on fire sprinklers

function get_style914 () { return “none”; } function end914_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii914′).style.display = get_style914(); } The following quotes have been directly taken from www.postonline.co.uk: The media perception of sprinklers has caused major problems, according to Frazer Argryos-Farrell, vice president at Marsh … Continue reading

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All-Party Parliamentary Fire Safety and Rescue Group Parliamentary Seminar

function get_style828 () { return “none”; } function end828_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii828′).style.display = get_style828(); }     Details of the next All-Party Parliamentary Fire Safety and Rescue Group Parliamentary Seminar has been announced to be held on Monday 6th February, 2012 … Continue reading

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All Party Parliamentary Fire Safety and Rescue Group seminar, 19th September 2011

function get_style767 () { return “none”; } function end767_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii767′).style.display = get_style767(); } The All Party Parliamentary Fire Safety and Rescue Group met on Monday 19th September at the Houses of Parliament.  Amongst other topics discussed was the … Continue reading

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Sprinkler Stop: Waterstone’s, Guildford

function get_style612 () { return “none”; } function end612_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii612′).style.display = get_style612(); } A potentially devastating fire at a Waterstone’s book store in Guildford, Surrey, was prevented by the operation of the sprinkler system serving the premises.  The fire occurred … Continue reading

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Sprinkler Stop: Salford Riots

function get_style513 () { return “none”; } function end513_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii513′).style.display = get_style513(); } Many thanks to Steve Mills and to Mark O’Meara from Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service for reporting the following: During the disturbances on the … Continue reading

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Sprinkler Stop: Boots the Chemist, Swansea.

function get_style504 () { return “none”; } function end504_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii504′).style.display = get_style504(); } Many thanks to Mid and West Wales Fire & Rescue Service for reporting the following incident: During the morning of 3rd July 2011, a fire … Continue reading

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