Monday, 21 December 2020 by Priyadarshini Nayak
The fire alarm system is a very important aspect of any domestic and business setting. Fire alarm systems are essential for the protection of life and property and crucial to get a fire alarm system installed in your vicinity as a precautionary measure against accidental fires. According to 2010 Building Regulations, installation of fire alarms or fire detectors are a legal requirement under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 in most non-domestic premises where people work or visit, such as offices, shops, hotels, public venues, and in almost all new buildings. Hence, any employers or building owners or occupiers must carry out, and keep updated, a fire safety risk assessment, and based on the findings of this assessment, they must ensure that appropriate fire safety measures, including fire detector system and alarms, are in place to minimize the risk of injury or loss of life in the event of a fire.
Wednesday, 02 September 2020 by Priyadarshini Nayak
Being caught in a fire mishap is scary to think about, but it’s an unfortunate truth that many firefighters have to fight with thousands of building fires every year. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the risk of dying in homes without smoke alarms is twice as high as it is in homes that have working smoke alarms.
And, to escape a building fire, early warning is vital; and for this reason, every home or business needs a smoke alarm. A smoke alarm is one of the best yet most affordable ways to provide early warning when a fire begins at your premise. A fire alarm or smoke detector is a portable device, which can help prevent injuries and minimize property damage if it is installed and maintained properly.
But with several different types of automatic alarm systems out there, it can be confusing to know which one is the best for your house. Therefore, we are writing this Blog that will help you to choose the best one for faster smoke detection. Let’s get started!