Fire Extinguishers: Maintenance & Importance

10 May 2019

With proper care and testing, fire extinguishers should last between 10 and 12 years. It is important to schedule regular tests and you should ensure that it is properly looked after, so that it remains reliable and can be deemed as safe and ready to use in case of emergency. In the event your extinguishers have failed tests or haven’t properly been cared for, they must be replaced ... Read more

Carbon Monoxide: The Effects & Dangers

29 April 2019

 How dangerous is Carbon Monoxide?Carbon monoxide is a poisonous, and highly fatal gas that can become deadly within a matter of minutes. Often referred to as the ‘silent killer’, around 4000 people every year in the UK go to A&E with carbon monoxide poisoning. Whilst the gas itself is very dangerous, carbon monoxide poisoning is completely avoidable, and you follow simple steps to limit ... Read more

Keeping Safe During the Warm Weather

19 April 2019

With summer just around the corner, and the weather constantly getting slightly warmer, it’s almost time for everyone to begin hosting barbecues, going camping, catching a tan and making the most of the warmth. Whilst it is important to have fun and to enjoy all that the sunny weather presents, knowing how to limit the risk of fires is vital. There are many different aspects of fire safety in ... Read more