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Fire safety through integration

The Covid-19 pandemic has created a completely new environment for building managers and those responsible…

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It’s monsoon season and the death toll keeps rising

The death toll from flooding and landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains in India climbed…

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Bus crashes in Pakistan, killing 33 people and injuring 40

A speeding bus carrying mostly labourers travelling home for a major Muslim holiday rammed into…

REDCON (Resilience on Emergency & Disaster Conference) Asia

7–9 December 2021United Nations Conference Center, Bangkok People-Centred Approach Towards Resilience in Disasters & Emergency…

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Grenfell grant buys life-saving smoke curtains for NFRS

Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service firefighters will soon be able to use smoke curtains to…

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High-rise fire safety prioritised with new pipework

With recent regulations mandating more fire safety precautions be put in place around building services,…

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Hochiki Europe Roundtable: How can we improve life safety in care homes?

Over the last 12 months, the country has watched Covid-19 tear through care homes and…

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Siemens’ new natural extinguishing agents protect business continuity in critical areas

Siemens Smart Infrastructure introduces its new natural agent extinguishing portfolio, Sinorix NXN. Focusing on the…

NFPA announces launch of CRAIG 1300, an all-new Community Risk Assessment Insight Generator that helps identify, assess and mitigate public safety risks

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has announced the official launch of CRAIG 1300, an…

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Pyroguard protect makes the difference for prestigious Paris project: Tours Duo

Engineered to meet specific project requirements, Pyroguard’s range of toughened fire safety glass, Pyroguard Protect,…

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Hawaii Airports take delivery of eight Oshkosh Airport Products Striker ARFF vehicles

Oshkosh Airport Products, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) Company, announced today that the company…

Sika’s flexible solution for fire-rated joints

Not only are building joints potential weak spots for air and water leakages but they…

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TFT releases new Extend-A-Gun VP

When TFT introduced the Extend-A-Gun telescoping waterway series, it revolutionized the way monitors could be…

The product family from left to right: Dryad Silvanet solar-powered mesh gateway 67x28cm (without antenna); solar-powered digital nose (9x10cm without antenna, 19x10cm with antenna); mains or solar-powered border gateway (27x25cm plus antenna). (Dryad)
Dryad Networks launches Silvanet, aiming to save 400m tons of CO2 emissions with its ultra-early wildfire detection IoT solution

Environmental IoT start-up Dryad Networks has joined the fight against climate change with the launch…

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Positive vote on EN 50710 opens the doors to the provision of secure remote services

Euralarm’s Services Section reports an important step forward for service providers and end-users of remote…

StocExpo 2022 Industry Trends Report goes live

This report is the result of months of research and we are proud to present…

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Eliminate risk of pathogen infection with De-Wipe Alcohol-Free Sanitiser Wipes

De-Wipe supplies fire and rescue services worldwide with the only after-fire decontamination wipe that is…

MSA Safety announces investment and collaboration agreement with Swiss autonomous drone technology firm to enhance Fire Service offerings

MSA Safety Incorporated, the global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products…

Bullard Emergency Responder Series Webinar 2021: Beyond the Smoke

Using Gas Detectors and Thermal Cameras to Save Lives Singapore – July 12, 2021 – Bullard…

‘Extreme’ wildfires and heavy smoke grip western US and Canada

A brutal start to the wildfire season in the western United States and Canada worsened…

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Search for survivors ends as death toll from collapse of Siji Kaiyuan Hotel in China rises to 17

The death toll has risen to 17 after nine more people were confirmed dead in…

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Dauntless Air enters 2021 wildfire season with expanded fleet of 15 Fire Bosses

As the 2021 wildfire season gets underway, aerial firefighting leader Dauntless Air today announced that…

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