Category Archives: Residential

Penhallow fire victims’ relative backs fire sprinkler campaign

function get_style1104 () { return “none”; } function end1104_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii1104′).style.display = get_style1104(); } 5 years on from the tragic fire which struck Penhallow Hotel in Newquay, taking the lives of three people, attendees of a national seminar heard from … Continue reading

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Fire Sprinkler Stop: Birmingham Student Accommodation

function get_style1068 () { return “none”; } function end1068_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii1068′).style.display = get_style1068(); } A fire was successfully extinguished by a Sprinkler System in a 6 storey block of student accommodation in Baggot Street, Birmingham on Tuesday 31st January … Continue reading

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Fire Sprinklers installed in bin stores of 140 Glasgow multi-storey blocks

function get_style1053 () { return “none”; } function end1053_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii1053′).style.display = get_style1053(); } Strathclyde Fire & Rescue has joined forces with Scotland’s biggest social landlord, Glasgow Housing Association (GHA), to help more than 1,500 tenants cut the risk … Continue reading

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ABI warn not to expect imminent mandatory Fire Sprinkler legislation

function get_style1034 () { return “none”; } function end1034_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii1034′).style.display = get_style1034(); } Tim Humpreys, Policy Adviser at Association of British Insurers, has told insurers that the chances of Fire Sprinklers being made mandatory in the current Building … Continue reading

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Dorset Fire Chief calls for Fire Sprinklers as standard

function get_style1022 () { return “none”; } function end1022_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii1022′).style.display = get_style1022(); } Darren Gunter, the Chief Fire Officer of Dorset Fire and Rescue Service has joined the calls for Fire Sprinkler Systems to be made mandatory in all … Continue reading

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Well done to Viking

function get_style925 () { return “none”; } function end925_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii925′).style.display = get_style925(); } We’re not usually ones for advertising but a big ‘well done’ has to be given to Viking who are promoting awareness of the ongoing e-petition on … 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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‘Ultra-Low Cost’ sprinkler initiative is scrapped.

function get_style858 () { return “none”; } function end858_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii858′).style.display = get_style858(); } In the 1990s TV’s Nick Ross was invited by fire chiefs and fire industry experts to advise on a campaign for reducing death and injury … 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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MP pledges to take Fire Sprinkler question to the House

function get_style784 () { return “none”; } function end784_ () { document.getElementById(‘zii784′).style.display = get_style784(); } Following the completion of a sprinkler system retrofit to a high rise block of flats in Callow Mount, Sheffield, Meg Munn MP for Sheffield Heeley … Continue reading

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