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Lessons should be learnt from Sainsbury’s fire

20 May 2015

A large fire at a Sainsbury’s warehouse in Charlton, South East London, has drawn attention to the necessity of installing fire sprinklers in commercial and industrial buildings. After a large black smoke cloud was spotted rising from the estate, ten...

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Factory fire sprinklers – Daily Telegraph

10 February 2014

Today’s Daily Telegraph features a letter from MPs and peers on protecting British businesses with stricter fire regulations. The letter can be read below and online here SIR – Commercial fires are extremely costly. Every year, warehouse fires alone cause...

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£1 billion cost of warehouse fires to UK Plc

29 January 2014

New research leads to calls for review of rules for warehouse sprinklers LONDON, England – The British economy has lost £1 billion in GDP and 5,000 full-time jobs through preventable fires in commercial warehouses over the last five years. The cost...

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