Buildings

Fire safety tips for building and facility managers

By |2018-10-24T08:53:11+10:00October 24th, 2018|Buildings, Fire prevention, Fire safety|

As a busy building or facility manager, attending to more obvious issues, like leaking pipes or damaged carpet, leaves you vulnerable to hidden ones. Fires happen less frequently than other building maintenance issues it’s easy to ignore. However, unlike a leaking pipe, fires take lives. While the importance of fire safety is undeniable, learning

What is a CFSP and do you need one?

By |2018-08-27T09:14:07+10:00August 27th, 2018|Buildings, Certification, Fire safety regulation, Regulation changes|

When protecting lives and property, there are no taking chances. Building owners and certifiers want to ensure safe structures. While fire service professionals need a way to guarantee customers that they measure up to the highest standards. That’s why the amendment to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 (NSW), is a welcome improvement.

Global Fire in top industry magazine

By |2018-09-18T10:47:53+10:00June 4th, 2018|Buildings, Construction, Design, Fire prevention, Fire safety, Fire system, New installation, News|

They say you can tell a lot about someone by the company they keep. That’s why Global Fire is honoured to get mentioned among the building industry’s best in the Australian National Construction Review (ANCR). The quarterly magazine showcases the very best of Australia’s construction projects. It also highlights how consultants, like Global Fire,

Tips to stay warm but safe in winter

By |2018-09-18T10:46:55+10:00May 14th, 2018|Buildings, Fire prevention, Fire safety, News, Useful tips|

While the threat of fire always exists, winter brings with it specific risks to fire safety. During the colder months, warmth and comfort come in the form of heaters and similar items. It’s no surprise then that in NSW, incidents of fires increase by 10% during winter. Since fires can cause irreparable damage to