Blog for October 2017

SINGING FROM THE SAME HYMN SHEET

A parliamentary debate on fire safety and sprinkler systems at Westminster Hall earlier this week once again highlighted the consensus of opinion amongst a wealth of experts – sprinklers protect life, protect buildings and keep firefighters safer. They work and...

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The wider impact of fire

17 October 2017

Another huge warehouse fire has once again brought into sharp focus the vulnerability of unsprinklered buildings. About 120 firefighters and 25 fire engines were called to battle the...

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Sprinklers: A time to retrofit

3 October 2017

In light of the Grenfell fire and the decision by many councils and housing associations to consider retrofitting sprinklers in existing buildings, designers and stakeholders across other sectors...

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