The Importance of site safety checks

18 August 2017

With yet another large fire in the news yesterday, it really highlights the need for comprehensive risk assessments and fire safety training.As shown in the case of the Glasgow Fruit Market, fires can erupt at any time and spread quickly. With this fire being caused by a suspected refrigerator, it quickly ignited nearby gas bottles and spread through the upper offices within minutes.Having ... Read more

We’re Hiring! – 2 multi skilled engineers

14 July 2017

W J Fire are seeking 2 multi skilled engineers.The role of Multi Skilled Engineers will require a successful candidate to be able to maintain the following: -ServicingInstallation & Repairs on various Fire AlarmEmergency LightsExtinguishersSecurity Systems (Intruder Alarm, CCTV etc.).Company vehicle, uniform and tools will be supplied.Proof of Qualifications will be required.Job Type: ... Read more

Urgent fire checks urged on schools

10 July 2017

Following the recent disaster at the Grenfell Tower, government are being urged to order fresh fire safety checks on all school buildings.The National Union of Teachers, Fire Brigades Union and Association of Teachers and Lecturers are calling for cladding to be analysed urgently, although currently only buildings with cladding over 4 stories are being investigated.Also included in the request is ... Read more