We interviewed Martin Pearce, our resident fire door expert, inspector and installer, to answer some common questions about fire doors and how to keep them compliant.
Category: Keep your building safe
It’s not easy to write about actual fires. Where lives have actually been lost. It’s a sensitive subject, after ...
Dame Judith Hackitt suggests that businesses should be more transparent for accountability purposes. This bought about the introduction of the Golden Thread of information. Read our blog to find out more about what it is and how can it help keep your business compliant.
Hygiene control is vital in order to reopen safely to staff and customers. Read our blog for a guide to improving ventilation and reducing touchpoints.
After Boris Johnson laid out his roadmap for getting England’s services and institutions back open, Chancellor Rishi Sunak declared he was providing £408 million in a support package designed to aid the struggling cultural sector. As museums, galleries, cinemas and libraries prepare to reopen over the coming weeks, how can Germgard and other Fireco products help with their hygiene control strategy?
With the evolution of regulations and requirements for fire safety in social housing, it may seem like there is a lot to keep on top of and checking all buildings efficiently can be more challenging. This raises the question: what can we do to keep on top of the ever-changing demands of a compliant and fire safe building?
Since the launch of Dorgard 25 years ago, we have introduced two more versions offering you different levels of fire safety compliance so you can ditch the door wedge!
For those of us that know our RRFSO’s from our BS7273-4’s, there's no question that fire doors save lives and that the weight associated with operating a fire door is a necessary evil, a symptom of those innocuous-looking closers that ensure doors can shut safely. But when we think about who uses those doors on a daily basis, are we expecting too much from industry outsiders?
For Fire Door Safety Week 2020 we spoke to Darren Young from 1st Aid Fire, who shared his knowledge on the importance of fire doors and how to maintain them.
Schools will be welcoming back all staff and students for the new term in September. Is your school COVID-secure? Fireco can help with your Coronavirus risk assessment.
Coronavirus lockdown restrictions are gradually lifting and a phased plan is in place to reopen businesses. This means that all businesses must prepare return strategies in order to make their building safe for staff, customers and visitors.
Our products will reduce the need to touch doors that could be contaminated with the virus and also will keep your building compliant and safe.