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Integration with announcement Systems: Maxlogic Announcement Alarm Matrix Panel

Announcement systems are used to inform, warn or direct people inside in buildings where there…

Kidde Alarmline II sensor cables are a robust, flexible, and economical fire detection method

AlarmLine II digital consists of a range of twin conductor cables with each cable providing…

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New SafeLINC cloud internet interface from Johnson Controls provides real-time fire alarm control unit connectivity

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, has announced the release…

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ASFP launches new websites to improve global access to PFP support

The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) has launched several new websites to reach out…

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Fire in shopping mall in South Korean city leaves seven dead

A fire broke out at the basement of a shopping mall in the South Korean…

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17 children among the 125 dead in Indonesian football stampede

Seventeen children were among at least 125 people killed in a football stampede in Indonesia…

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Rethinking sales in emergency services to reach the world

by Evelyn Morrison Today’s Emergency Services world is increasingly complex. Changes brought on by climate,…

Initiatives to improve high-rise fire safety #3

Initiative 3: The Fire Safety Mark The Fire Safety Mark initiative borrows from some great…

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Initiatives to improve high-rise fire safety #2

Initiative 2: International Stair Descend Day – 19 May 2023 Launched at the 7th International…

Initiatives to improve high-rise fire safety #1

The Tall Building Fire Safety Network (TBFSN) has 1,500 members in 28 Countries around the…

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Multi-role Mercedes-Benz Unimog adds flexible, ‘go anywhere’ capability for Cornwall Fire & Rescue Service

Fire officers in Cornwall have responded to the increasing frequency of wildfires and flash floods…

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Manila enters lockdown as Super Typhoon Noru makes landfall

The Philippines’ sprawling capital went into lockdown on Sunday as a super typhoon tore across…

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Scientists raise alert level for first time after 700 earthquakes detected in New Zealand

A volcano responsible for the biggest eruption to rock earth in the last 70,000 years…

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Warringtonfire commits to future of fire safety following inaugural graduate scheme intake

Warringtonfire, a global leader in fire testing, inspection and certification, has welcomed four new engineers…

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Plumis named as QBE AcceliCITY Resilience Challenge finalist

Plumis has been announced as one of ten finalists in the QBE AcceliCITY Resilience Challenge,…

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Hochiki Italia products chosen for prestigious winery fire-safety update

In the heart of Franciacorta, at the top of the hill overlooking Bornato, sits the…

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Why compartmentation testing is overlooked and undervalued in fire safety – but is its key 

Compartmentation is related to firestopping in walls and floors, to reduce the spread of fire,…

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Fire Department Service Announcement

Bulletin #65: A little drop will do ya ‘Put another way, a single Olympic-sized swimming…

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New mobile app from Armstrong Fluid Technology

Armstrong Fluid Technology, a leading innovator in the design, engineering and manufacturing of intelligent fluid-flow…

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Eaton adds new battery-powered emergency light

Power management company Eaton has announced an important addition to its CEAG ExLin linear LED…

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30 years of HEROS firefighting helmets

With more than one million helmets sold in over 140 countries, Rosenbauer’s HEROS is one…

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Rhino focuses on the nuclear industry with a new partner

Rhino Doors, the UK’s leading manufacturer of high-performance engineered doors, has signed an agency contract…

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