Closed fire doors can make access through a building difficult. This is a particular problem in schools, hospitals and care homes where heavy fire doors might be difficult for people to open, and where staff need easy access in an emergency. Heavy fire doors can also be an issue in hotels for guests with luggage and staff with trays.
Fireco offers solutions
- Full compliance with fire regulations
- Easier access as doors can remain open
- No more struggling with heavy fire doors
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