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Combustible cladding on high-rise buildings to be banned after the Grenfell Tower fire

19 June 2018

Ministers finally say that the government will ban combustible cladding on high-rise buildings after the Grenfell Tower fire but haven given no deadline for its use. In a statement issued today, housing minister James Brokenshire said he would move to make it illegal to cover the outside of high-rises with flammable materials like the ones used on the west London block.But he failed to set a ... Read more

In-house fire training courses

14 June 2018

We are pleased to announce that we have two upcoming 'in house' basic fire training and fire warden training courses.These courses are for those customers who have minimum numbers of staff requiring training, or would prefer to have staff trained away from their own premisis.These are our standard fire training courses, which will be held at our offices on the following dates:10am - Thursday 6th ... Read more

Do you use your Tumble Dryer overnight?

30 May 2018

*More than 100 Creda, Hotpoint, Indesit, Proline and Swan tumble dryer models (all brands owned by Whirlpool) made between April 2004 and October 2015 could pose a fire risk.The fault in the dryers could lead to fires if excess fluff comes into contact with the heating element. It's known that at least 750 fires have been reported since 2004 that involved affected Creda, Hotpoint, Indesit and ... Read more