Johnson Controls

Johnson Controls introduces new SAPPHIRE COMPACT

Johnson Controls have announced the launch of SAPPHIRE COMPACT, a cost-effective, direct low pressure (DLP) solution for the protection of small, electrical enclosures. Designed to protect small electrical enclosures with both natural ventilation and forced airflow, the new fire suppression system will allow quick and efficient detection and extinguishment in a large number of facilities, such as oil and gas sites and power generation plants. Certified to Loss Prevention Standard


Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service discussing to support ambulance workers

The Norfolk Chief Fire Officer and his team are working with colleagues at The East of England Ambulance Service Trust (EEAST) to identify ways fire service staff can support them during the COVID-19 pandemic. Recently, the National Fire Chiefs Council published a national agreement following discussions with Fire and Rescue Services and the Fire Brigades Union. It paves for the way for the local discussions to identify areas where Norfolk’s


Fire Brigades Union (FBU) give all clear for UK firefighters to assist country

Following an unprecedented agreement between the Fire Brigades Union (FBU), fire chiefs and Fire and Rescue Employers, UK firefighters will be able to deliver food and medicines, drive ambulances and retrieve dead bodies during the coronavirus outbreak. For the first time, all three stakeholder groups have agreed to a joint national approach to the crisis. The fire service organisations say that the measures in the agreement reflect the scale of the

London Fire Brigade

London Fire Brigade still ready for fire and rescue emergencies

London Fire Brigade will continue to provide a full emergency fire and rescue service to the capital amidst these challenging times with the COVID-19 pandemic. London Fire Commissioner Andy Roe has reassured Londoners that he is confident the Brigade can maintain a good level of service despite the challenges ahead. Speaking about the news, Roe said that the LFB will strive to do the very best that they can and


Wolf Safety release torch with three power modes installed

At one-time safety torches sacrificed performance. Those days have gone, with Wolf now prioritising high power and absolute safety. World leaders in portable and temporary lighting for safe use in hazardous areas, including explosive atmospheres, Wolf have developed the TR-65 compact right angle primary cell torch, offering high performance with a choice of three power modes. With a market-leading, peak tested light output of 300 lumens emitted, no safety torch

Bronto Skylift

Bronto Skylift announce Prioritet Ltd as Russia distributor

Bronto Skylift are pleased to announce that Prioritet Ltd. has been named as a non-exclusive Bronto Skylift distributor in Russia. The agreement includes the sales of Bronto Skylift high-rise rescue and firefighting products as well as professional supporting services such as spare part supply and maintenance activities within the given territory. “In the complicated situation in the Russian market at the moment we are happy to start co-operation with an experienced partner like Prioritet. We are looking forward to a


SFRS doing all they can to keep Scotland safe amid COVID-19

Scotland’s SFRS Chief Fire Officer has reassured communities that the fire and rescue service is taking all necessary measures to minimise disruption to its emergency response amid the coronavirus (COVIDー19) pandemic. Martin Blunden, Chief Officer of the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS), said “robust contingency plans” are in place to manage increasing levels of sickness and self-isolation among firefighters and staff. This includes the temporary suspension of the Service’s

London Fire Brigade

London Fire Brigade issue fire safety warning as millions work from home

London Fire Brigade firefighters are issuing urgent #StayHomeStaySafe advice as millions of people enter their first full week of working from home amidst the Coronavirus pandemic. The majority of city office workers have now stopped commuting following Government advice to avoid all but essential travel in a bid to try and contain the spread of Covid-19. With the increased numbers of people at home during the day, London Fire Brigade


Adaro unveil their latest smart lighting solution in the L5POWER

Adaro Tecnología S.A. is a Spanish company that has been developing innovative, intrinsically safe lighting solutions for over a century. Their core motivation is to provide the emergency services and mining industries the highest quality and most technologically advanced products available. It is this motivation that has lead to the development of Adaro’s latest flashlight, the L5POWER. Robust, reliable and lightweight the L5POWER incorporates a flashing red LED in the


FeuerTrutz 2020 postponed until September 30-October 1

NürnbergMesse and FeuerTrutz Network have jointly decided to postpone FeuerTrutz 2020 from 24 and 25 June, following discussions with industry representatives. The tenth edition of the International Trade Fair with Congress for Preventive Fire Protection will be held on 30 September and 1 October 2020. A good three months before the scheduled date, the responsibles are thus reacting to shifts within the trade fair calendar, caused by the spread of